Business expansion
United Kingdom
Location of affected unit(s)
Cardiff, Newport and Swansea
Financial Services
Financial And Insurance Activities
Insurance, Reinsurance And Pension Funding, Except Compulsory Social Security
65 - Insurance, reinsurance and pension funding, except compulsory social security

236 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
10 May 2013
Employment effect (start)
1 June 2013
Foreseen end date
31 August 2013


Insurance company Admiral has announced plans to create 236 new jobs in South Wales. The new positions will be in sales, customer service and policy renewals and they will be created over the next three months at locations in Cardiff, Newport and Swansea. The announcement comes after a 15% rise in annual profits to £345m in March.

Plans for next year include Admiral moving into its new headquarters in Cardiff city center and to a new office in Newport's Cambrian Centre.

Admiral has created a total of 519 jobs in the UK since June 2008 (see Admiral-UK2009 & Admiral –UK2008).


  • 10 May 2013: BBC News


Eurofound (2013), Admiral, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 75363, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/75363.