Business expansion
United Kingdom
Yorkshire and the Humber; West Yorkshire; Leeds
Location of affected unit(s)
Financial Services
Activities Auxiliary To Financial Services And Insurance Activities
Activities Auxiliary To Financial Services And Insurance Activities
66.29 - Other activities auxiliary to insurance and pension funding

170 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
17 December 2020
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 March 2021


The Link Group, the New Zealand-based global financial services organisation, has announced that is creating 170 jobs in Leeds in the first quarter of 2021. The jobs include a variety of roles from entry-level to senior management, in the Technology & Operations, Funds Solutions and Corporate Markets divisions of the business. The recruitment drive has already started.

A representative of the company said the company was ‘committed’ to the Leeds City Region, which had ‘strong digital infrastructure’ and added that the company was ‘proud’ to be creating jobs for the local community.  

The Link Group provides technology-enabled administrative services, including financial services to private and public sector organisations and employs 6,500 people globally. The Group received financial support from the local and the UK government to establish its ‘strategic hub’ in Leeds.



Eurofound (2020), Link Group, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 102980, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/102980.