Business expansion
United Kingdom
Northern Ireland;
Location of affected unit(s)
Londonderry and Belfast
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities

150 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
12 May 2008
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


IT firm Fujitsu has announced that it is to create 150 jobs in Londonderry and Belfast, Northern Ireland. The jobs will add to the 600 people already employed by the firm in Northern Ireland. The £8.8m investment and jobs boost was announced by the economy minister who said that amongst the reasons that the company had chosen to invest in Northern Ireland was the “advanced telecommunications infrastructure, the highly qualified workforce, cost competitive location and the support offered by Invest NI".


  • 12 May 2008: BBC Website


Eurofound (2008), Fujitsu, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 66636, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/66636.