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Welcome to the new world of work

For over three decades, we have successfully developed our business model to deliver strong returns. Today, with our unmatched scale, unique multi-brand approach and highly efficient platform delivering everything partners and customers need, IWG is poised for unprecedented network growth.

A future  

Value Created

  • Customers

    We enable businesses to perform better, with more flexibility and agility, staffed by more fulfilled, effective and loyal people.

  • Partners

    We give access to an exciting, sustainable business opportunity powered by our global leadership, unique experience and unrivalled operation platform.

  • Employees

    We recognise the talents of our diverse and passionate workforce across the world, enabling our people to contribute to society while driving successful careers.

  • Communities

    We bring employment opportunities to the heart of communities, attracting jobs, eradicating unnecessary travel and encouraging societal giving.

  • Shareholders

    We deliver sustainable returns via a progressive dividend policy that's enabled by our prudent approach to investment.

Our Strengths

We have a 30+ year track record of delivering the best real estate solutions for businesses.

With locations in practically every country, city, town and transport hub, and options ranging from an hour’s coworking to multi-year office space leases, we enable people and businesses to work where, when and how they want.

All our spaces are designed for productivity and come with everything included, whether it’s industry-leading technology, a professional reception service or quality food and drink.

3,313 locations in 120 countries worldwide

141 new openings in 2020, mainly in suburban and non-city-based locations

12,000+ employees supporting customers at home, in local offices and corporate HQs

62.9m sq ft of office, coworking and meeting space

100+ centres upgraded to best-in-class standards, 150 older, less efficient centres closed

7m users of IWG network and associated services

120 countries operated in, across 1,131 towns and cities

Our History

IWG plc, formerly Regus, is the global operator of leading workspace providers. These include Regus, Spaces, No18, Basepoint, Open Office and Signature by Regus. Our companies help more than 2.5 million people and their businesses to work more productively right across the planet.

We do so by providing a choice of professional, inspiring and collaborative workspaces, communities and services.We started by pioneering flexible working over 30 years ago and have continued to lead the market ever since. We are leading the way by redefining the whole workplace industry. It is not just about physical space. It is about providing an entire ecosystem that supports business on global level and highly localised businesses too.

Now - 2011
The New World of Work
There’s been a dramatic acceleration in the shift to a new way of working that’s been underway since the dawn of the digital era and at IWG, we are the leading enabler of this trend.
January 2021 has seen the opening of 13 new centres under the IWG operating brands, Spaces, Regus and Signature by Regus, in locations as diverse as Prague, Auckland and Rio de Janeiro
IWG secures landmark deal with Japan’s NTT, offering access to its global workspace for the firm’s 300,000 employees
HomeToWork, our unique membership network launched in the US
We launched our global partnership with The Valuable 500, a global CEO community that is revolutionising inclusion through business leadership and opportunity for the 1.3 billion people across the world who live with some form of disability
We welcomed The Wing to the Group
30th anniversary.
No18 signed for the Engine room of Battersea power station.
No18 joins the group.
Spaces grows to 24 locations in 11 countries
Opening of Spaces international locations in the Silicon Valley, USA, Mexico, Japan and Singapore.
Spaces becomes part of the group and has 3 locations in the Netherlands.
Regus opened in its 100th country, Nepal, and its 1,500th centre in Pune, India.
Whilst passing the 1 million customer mark, Regus launches a cloud-based print service called DocStation and its Third Place business.
In June of that year passes the 900,000 customer mark.
2010 - 2001
The Evolution
Our unrivalled footprint and unique customer proposition continues to drive growth worldwide. Two decades since we commenced trading, growth results in our portfolio increasing to nearly 1,000 centres in 78 countries.
Regus opens Global Management Centre in Geneva.
In its 20th year, Regus opens its 1,000 centre in Mauritius and passes 500,000 customers.
400,000 customers in 950 locations across 70 countries.
Regus signs its 200,000 customer.
Expands footprint to more than 50 countries throughout Asia, North America, and Europe.
Regus acquires major competitor HQ Global Holdings, to become world’s largest provider of flexible workspace.
2000 - 1989
The Early Days
The company was founded as “Regus” by entrepreneur Mark Dixon with the objective of providing flexible office space to customers in Brussels in 1989. The excitement of expanding into new countries and markets is still as fresh today as it was in the early 1990s.
Regus goes public with IPO on the London Stock Exchange and changes name to Regus plc.
Regus opens first office in United States.
Regus enters Latin America and China, opening another 36 centres.
Maxon Investments buys out the majority shareholder. Regus now operating in 8 countries.
Mark Dixon launches Regus and opens first location in Brussels, Belgium.