48. Gallaher in NI
President and CEO: Pierre de Labouchere
Pre-tax profit: n/a
Gallaher Limited has been part of Japan Tobacco International (JTI) since April 2007. JTI is the international tobacco division of Japan Tobacco Inc., the third largest global tobacco company.With headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, JTI has more than 25,000 employees operating in 120 countries.
JTI’s UK production is located at Lisnafillan (Ballymena), where custom- built factories operate around the clock, producing cigarettes, cigars, and other tobacco products for both the domestic and international markets. The 50-acre site in Lisnafillan employs around 860 people in production, engineering, human resources, finance and logistics. Significant investment has been made in the factories in Northern Ireland in recent years, which has facilitated the significant upgrading of its process-technology.
201 Galgorm Road,
Tel: 028 2566 5000