Visa has opened a centre in London that will apply new technologies – such as the internet of things (IoT), virtual reality and biometrics – to its payments services.

It seems that for skilled employees, tech companies are the place to be and be seen these days.

As soon as businesses realise that technology compliments talent and waves of innovation make way for fresh opportunities, the global workplace will thrive.

In the midst of a digital revolution, the role of IT keeps growing in importance - a trend likely to continue.