Spanish operator OneCoWork – Coworking Spaces in Barcelona is expanding abroad. The company will open a new location in Preston, Northern England.

The company was appointed by Real Estate group Branco Capital to run the new flexible workspace in the middle an urban area currently going through a revitalizing process. The location will accommodate up to 500 desks.

OneCoWork operates three locations in Barcelona.

“Preston is ideal for our first flexible workspace location in the UK. The city is home to major businesses such as BAE Systems, benefits from close proximity to innovation centres like the University of Central Lancashire. Compared to other cities that have a more developed coworking market, Preston provides us with an opportunity to make a significant impact on the local entrepreneurial and business community”, says Ben Nachoom, co-founder of OneCoWork.

“OneCoWork share our ethos of creating communities and making a positive economic impact where they’re based”, comments on his part Joshua Senior, director at Branco Capital.