Netherlands and Luxemburg-based software development firm, STEALTH Software, will invest $2 million to establish its U.S. headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona, creating approximately 200 jobs.
“Arizona is thrilled to welcome innovative companies such as STEALTH Software,” said Gov. Jan Brewer. “STEALTH Software’s decision to select Arizona for its U.S. headquarters reinforces our state’s ability to compete – and to win – in the global marketplace.”
STEALTH Software offers a software-based solution to assist commercial and government organizations in addressing growing data requirements in a secure and cost-effective manner. “Our potential for growth is greatest in the U.S. market where we are closest to our main customers,” said Gerard Warrens, CEO, STEALTH Software. “Our Arizona presence will serve as the country’s center of our information technology excellence.”
The Arizona Commerce Authority said the company selected Arizona over competitive states such as California, New York and Texas, citing Arizona’s favorable business environment and rich, highly skilled and affordable talent pool.
“STEALTH Software’s innovative solutions truly represent the future of technology, strengthening our state’s critical industries such as healthcare, finance and aerospace and defense, attracting like-minded, cutting-edge companies, and creating quality jobs,” said Sandra Watson, President and CEO, Arizona Commerce Authority. “We’re thrilled STEALTH Software has selected Arizona as its U.S. headquarters, and the Arizona Commerce Authority looks forward to building on this incredible partnership to ensure its long-term success.”