Mobile Payment App Square Expands Into Canada, Sets Up Shop In Waterloo

SquareIt is no secret that Waterloo has some of the best engineering talent in Canada, so when mobile payment Square started to look north for a new office they set up a Canadian office in the Waterloo area, which is often referred to as Canada’s Technology Triangle.

Feridun Hamdullahpur, University of Waterloo’s President and Vice-Chancellor commented on the move saying, “As the engine room for growth in the region, we’re confident that Square will continue the trend of benefitting from world-class research and top-rate technology talent from the University of Waterloo to fuel their Canadian expansion,” said Hamdullahpur.