Thanks to a £1.98m investment from the Welsh Government, Economy Minister Vaughan Gething announced YASA’s expansion at Offa’s Dyke Business Park which will see expanded operations and create up to 40 new jobs.
CEO of YASA, Chris Harris, said:
“We have been operating in Welshpool since 2016 and it continues to be a hub of engineering talent for us.
We’re excited to be accelerating YASA’s recruitment efforts in the area by growing our power electronics team and proud to be moving into this flagship research and development centre to support local growth and retain specialist talent.”
Economy Minister, Vaughan Gething said:
“I am delighted our support in delivering new premises for YASA is strengthening the business landscape in Welshpool and creating so many quality jobs at an important employer in the area. Today’s news is a welcome boost to the local economy and a real show of commitment in the skills and commitment of the workforce. Wider benefits will also be felt in the area as a locally-based building firm is constructing YASA’s new facility”
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