21. Allstate NI
Managing director: Bro McFerran
Pre-tax profit: £3m
Allstate Northern Ireland (formerly Northbrook Technology) is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Allstate Corporation, the largest publicly owned property and casualty insurer in the US.
From the original provision of managed services to Allstate in 1998, Allstate NI has evolved to offer services covering the full software lifecycle of design, development, maintenance and support, and business process outsourcing services.
2010 saw the expansion of its EBusiness offering in mobile app technology and social media. It also diversified from its core business by providing investments, audit and actuarial services.
Allstate NI is the largest IT employer in the province with offices in Belfast, Londonderry and Strabane. In 2010, it received the Silver Standard Investors in People award for its Strabane office, having won Gold the previous year for its Belfast and Derry branches.
9 Lanyon Place,
Tel: 028 9034 6500