Costa Rica: New Financial Services Center

Stryker, a medical technology company, opened a new financial services center to be located in the province of Heredia, from where it will support all its financial activities in the Americas.

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

The operation is in San Antonio Business Park, in Heredia, where the company opened its offices since last April, according to official information.

From Cinde's statement:

San Jose, Costa Rica. December 18, 2019. Stryker, one of the world's leading medical technology companies, today inaugurated a new Financial Services Center that will support all of its financial activities in the Americas from Costa Rica. The operation is located in San Antonio Business Park in Heredia, where the company opened its offices last April.

As a result of the rapid expansion of its operations, the company already has 135 employees in our country, and at the beginning of 2020 will hire at least 52 more, whose charges will support the areas of general accounting and accounts receivable and payable. Stryker is expanding its office space to accommodate growth and new talent.

The Minister of Foreign Trade, Dyalá Jiménez, participated in the inaugural event and noted that "our country is becoming a preferred destination for companies in the medical sector to set up shop. One example is Stryker, a company focused on medical technologies, which has announced the expansion of a financial services center, from which it will serve the Americas. It will employ around 180 employees next year, which we certainly celebrate. We thank the company for this vote of confidence and we are committed to continue working to adapt to the needs of the international market," said the Minister of Foreign Trade.

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