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20. Allstate

Managing director: Bro McFerran

Employment: 2,006

Turnover: £73.3m

Pre-tax profit: £6.7m

Allstate NI is the largest IT employer in Northern Ireland with offices in Belfast, Londonderry and Strabane. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Allstate Corporation, the largest publicly owned property and casualty insurer in the US. Allstate NI plays a strategic role in developing, transforming and maintaining the various technology platforms used within Allstate, looking after the different applications that you might expect one of the world's largest insurance giants to run.

The company provides services covering the full software lifecycle of design, development, maintenance and support, and business process outsourcing services. In recent years it has expanded into newer technologies with EBusiness being to the fore, relating to mobile technologies and social media as well as infrastructure services e.g. networking & voice applications. It has also diversified from its core business by providing investments, audit and quantitative research & analytics services.


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Tel: 028 9034 6500

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