People & Talent

People & Talent

Excellence in Human Capital

MIT

Only European logistics training centre in the MIT Global Scale Network

34.000

University students in Aragon

+10% in loyalty

Lowest employee turnover in Spain

Education

The University of Zaragoza is the leading provider of tertiary education in Aragon with over 30,000 students enrolled. Aside from the university, San Jorge Universiry, various business training centres and a wide range of specialised professional training centres ensure the training needs of companies are covered.

ZLC offers world renowned excellence in logistics training. Founded at the behest of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), it is part of the MIT Global Scale Network, alongside centres in the United States, Colombia and Malaysia.

R&D&I

18 separate fully equipped research centres:

565 million Euro invested in Innovation

221 million invested in R&D

6 centres of the Higher Council for Scientific Research

More than 3,000 researchers in a range of work areas

Commitment

With some 700,000 inhabitants, Zaragoza can find the right person for any company. The quality of life in Aragon and its lower living costs mean a lower labour outlay than the average in Spain. The loyalty of the workforce is highly valued by companies, given turnover is some 10 points below the national average.

More than 500 employees work at Adidas Iberia headquarters in Zaragoza. Some 40 Aragonese professionals are responsible for the development of Apps and Global IT projects worldwide.