Battlefield V FIFA 19 Apex Legends The Sims Anthem Electronic Arts Home Electronics Arts Home Browse Games Library Free-to-play Shop on Origin Competitive Gaming About EA News Studios Careers Help Forums Games Free-to-Play Shop on Origin About Help Forums Newsletter Join EA Access Join Origin Access

EA to Open Customer Service Center in Galway, Ireland

ltucker

2010-05-26

EA today announced plans to open a European customer service and operations center for its BioWare studio, to be based in Galway, Ireland.

Irish Government Welcomes Investment by Leading Interactive Entertainment Company

EA today announced plans to open a European customer service and operations center for its BioWare studio, to be based in Galway, Ireland. The new facility will provide BioWare with greater proximity to European players. This investment is being supported by the Irish Government through IDA Ireland.

Welcoming today’s announcement, the Prime Minister of Ireland, Taoiseach Brian Cowen TD said, “EA is the global leader in interactive entertainment and a very important addition to the thriving games industry in Ireland.”

“The new Irish location for BioWare will help us get closer to our fans in Europe,” said Dr. Ray Muzyka, Senior Vice President, EA and Group General Manager, BioWare. “Galway gives us the right mix of solid technology infrastructure and international recruitment opportunities as we continue to focus on bringing the highest quality gaming experiences to market.”

Barry O’Leary, CEO of IDA Ireland said, “EA joins a vibrant digital media sector and is a key endorsement of the skills and expertise available in Ireland for this sector.”

EA will maintain its existing BioWare studio locations in Edmonton, Montreal, Fairfax, Virginia and Austin, Texas. The new location in Galway is expected to be up and running in 2011, starting with roughly 200 staff.

The new Irish company is a wholly owned EA subsidiary. EA has existing European game teams based in Guildford, UK, Stockholm, Sweden, Ingelheim, Germany, Bucharest, Romania and Madrid, Spain.

For recruitment opportunities please visit Bioware Jobs.

Related News

How to Report Toxicity in the Community

Electronic Arts Inc.
Aug 2, 2019
EA has reporting tools available to all players to report issues of toxicity in the community.

Electronic Arts Reports Q1 FY20 Financial Results

Electronic Arts Inc.
Jul 30, 2019
Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) today announced preliminary financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2019.

Building Healthy Communities Summit

Electronic Arts Inc.
Jun 13, 2019
Executives Press Investors Playtesting Origin Access Updates Online Service Updates facebook twitter youtube instagram twitch Browse Games About Support Shop on Origin United States United Kingdom Australia France Deutschland Italia 日本 Polska Brasil Россия España Ceska Republika Canada (En) Canada (Fr) Danmark Suomi Mexico Nederland Norge Sverige 中国 대한민국 繁體中文 Legal User Agreement Privacy & Cookie Policy (Your Privacy Rights)