Zoho to move headquarters to Austin, Texas by 2021

Product software services provider Zoho is planning to move its headquarters from Pleasanton in California to a 375-acre campus in Austin, Texas, in two years, the company said in a release on Monday.

“This new facility will employ hundreds of new workforce, with a focus on finding and training local talent,” Zoho said.

Zoho is also planning to launch its academic programme to train young engineers, Zoho University, in the US. The US unit of the university will also be housed in the Austin campus.

Zoho, originally AdventNet founded in the 1990s, employs 7,000 workers across 12 facilities in India, China, Japan, Mexico and other countries.

Zoho serves 3 lakh customers. Its products are used by 45 million users in 180 countries; its revenues increased 39% last year, said the release.