Amazon Opens Its Largest Campus in the World in HyderabadOn August 22, 2019 by Anindita Ghosh
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- Amazon opened its largest and first Amazon-owned campus outside the US
- The 9.5-acre campus is located in Hyderabad’s Nanakramguda
- It will house over 15,000 employees
Global e-commerce giant Amazon opened its largest and first Amazon-owned campus outside the US, in Hyderabad on Wednesday.
The 9.5-acre campus, located in Nanakramguda, will house over 15,000 employees. Amazon has 62,000 employees in India. With 1.8 million square feet office space built over 3 million square feet area, it’s Amazon’s single largest building in the world in terms of area.
It was inaugurated by Telangana Home Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali, Amazon Vice-President Global Real Estate and Facilities Director John Schoettler and Amazon-India Senior Vice-President and Country Manager Amit Agarwal.
“Over the last 15 years we have invested significantly in India across 30 office spaces, the AWS APAC region in Mumbai, 50 fulfilment centres in 13 states as well as hundreds of delivery and sorting centres, creating nearly 200,000 jobs,” said Agarwal.