Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced that Fortune 500 company Hewlett Packard Enterprise is shifting its global headquarters to Spring, Texas from San Jose, California, with plans to open in early 2022.
He said, "We are excited that Hewlett Packard Enterprise has chosen to call Texas home, and I thank them for expanding their investment in the Lone Star State by relocating their headquarters to the Houston region."
"Hewlett Packard Enterprise joins more than 50 Fortune 500 companies headquartered in the Lone Star State, including 22 in the Houston area alone."
HPE is already located across the state, with locations in Austin, Plano, and Houston.
According to Gov. Abbott, the company's headquarters relocation to the Houston area will add more jobs in the coming years.
He said, "We look forward to a successful partnership with HPE, as together we build a more prosperous future for Texas."
Antonio Neri, CEO of HPE said, "As we look to the future, our business needs, opportunities for cost savings, and team members’ preferences about the future of work, we are excited to relocate HPE’s headquarters to the Houston region.”
“Houston is an attractive market to recruit and retain future diverse talent and where we are currently constructing a state-of-the-art new campus. We look forward to continuing to expand our strong presence in the market.”