Business expansion
Southern and Eastern; Dublin;
Location of affected unit(s)
Professional Services
Professional, Scientific And Technical Activities
Other Professional, Scientific And Technical Activities
74 - Other Professional, Scientific And Technical Activities

200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
2 October 2023
Employment effect (start)
2 October 2023
Foreseen end date
2 October 2026


EXL, a global data analytics company, is to create 200 new jobs in Dublin over the next three years and will establish the international headquarters in Dublin. According to the company, the new roles will be in the area of artificial intelligence (AI), data engineers and other technology positions. Hiring for the new positions has already begun.

EXL will also collaborate with University College Dublin (UCD) as part of the Irish Government’s Human Capital Initiative, which aims to strengthen ties between higher education and enterprise to address future skills needs.

EXL currently employs more than 8,000 data scientists and 1,500 generative AI experts globally.



Eurofound (2023), EXL, Business expansion in Ireland, factsheet number 200493, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/200493.