Pegasystems is a Cambridge, MA-based software company with 4,200 employees working in nearly 50 global locations. Our work with Pegasystems, which began in 2005 when the company had 1,500 employees, has spanned more than 13 years and encompassed a variety of services to support their headquarters and global growth.
When we began working with Pegasystems, the company’s Cambridge headquarters was spread over six floors in an inefficient layout and design that restricted collaboration. Pega also faced challenges related to its HVAC, lack of meeting space, and collaboration amongst its engineering team. To support its continued growth, Pega needed to relocate to a new headquarters that would allow it to increase its headcount, and needed to do it it with minimal financial impact.
Our team led a comprehensive two-year headquarters analysis and evaluation process that included:
We helped Pegasystems secure a 15-year lease at One Rogers Street in Cambridge, a move that received an overwhelmingly positive response from employees. Our team’s planning, advisory, and aggressive HQ deal for Pega resulted in some of the following for the company: