The commission is looking for new office space measuring around 20,000 to 25,000 sqft carpet area in south Mumbai on a lease basis. We have already issued an advertisement for new office accommodation, Bharat Tripathi, director, adminstration, FMC, said. The commission will be expanding its office space from nearly 8,000 sqft to 25,000 sqft, Tripathi added.
We have a total staff strengthe of about 80-90 employees and the FMC is intending to expand this strength in the near future. There is a space constraint to seat the new staff, said another director of the FMC who wished to remain anonymous. Our offices are spread over the three floors of Everest building and it is in a residential area, a director added.