49. Charles Hurst
- Operations director: Colin McNab
- Pre-tax profit: £7m
- Employment: 1,014
- Pay bill: £30.2m
Charles Hurst is one of the biggest motor retailers in Northern Ireland, and is part of UK plc Lookers. Charles Hurst represents 21 automotive brands across seven sites.
Founded in 1911, its headquarters are located in Belfast on a 20-acre site, making it the largest automotive retail park in Europe.