16. SHS Group
- Chief executive: Elaine Birchall
- Pre-tax profit: £21.1m
- Employment: 76
- Pay bill: £29.1m
The SHS Group, founded in 1975, operates in the fast moving consumer goods sector in the UK, Ireland and increasingly in international markets.
Regularly ranked as one of Northern Ireland’s most profitable companies, in 2015, the SHS Group had a turnover in excess of £379m and profits before tax of £21m. Trading performance exceeded expectations for the year. From its Belfast headquarters, the group supports its commercial divisions with centres of excellence including information systems, finance, quality assurance, logistics, customer services and corporate marketing.