CHS Europe will launch operations in Geneva in January 2008 with about 15 employees.

Claudio Scarozza, senior vice-president of the new operations, said: “Switzerland is perhaps the most efficient country in Europe from which to conduct business given its excellent communications and transportation infrastructure, business-friendly government and realistic tax regime.”

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Diebold’s EMEA headquarters will employ about 30 professionals in sales, marketing, finance, supply chain management, human resources and IT. About 15 of those jobs will be newly created.