'Leading IT firm' in talks over Sanofi site

Wed 24 October 2012, 4:44 pm

Pharmaceuticals firm Sanofi is in talks with a leading IT company to open a 3000 sq metre computer centre as part of the regeneration of its site in Rainham Road South.

The Sanofi Site in Barking and Dagenham

Mark Bass, Sanofi land development and partnership leader, said the firm was “very hopeful that it will come to fruition”, the Docklands and East London Advertiser reported.

The name of the IT company was not disclosed but the paper said a planning application was expected soon with a view to operations starting “either next year or in 2014“.



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