Deskeo serviced office in Paris, France

NEW YORK CITY—Knotel is showing its affection for Paris and Manhattan. The flexible workspace provider has more than doubled the number of its locations in Europe by acquiring a majority interest in France’s largest flex office operator, Deskeo. This positions Knotel for continued aggressive growth following its launch in London and its recent acquisition of Ahoy!Berlin. Deskeo operates over 20 locations in Paris.

Deskeo founders, Frank Zorn and Benjamin Teboul, will head Knotel operations in France. “In partnership with Knotel we can expand faster and provide a better service to our customers,” says Zorn, Deskeo’s CEO. “Knotel has achieved tremendous scale and we look forward to leveraging its broad sector expertise, operational efficiency and access to multinational enterprise accounts.”

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Betsy Kim

Betsy Kim was the bureau chief, East Coast, and New York City reporter for Real Estate Forum and As a lawyer and journalist, Betsy has worked as the director of editorial and content for LexisNexis, a TV/multi-media journalist for NBC and CBS affiliated TV stations in the Midwest, and an associate producer at Court TV.

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