Business expansion
United Kingdom
Location of affected unit(s)
Cardiff, Swansea and Newport
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

150 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
8 June 2017
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Insurance company Admiral is expanding its workforce by creating 150 new jobs in its operations across South Wales. Roles will be available in sales, claims, renewals and customer services and will be based in Cardiff, Swansea and Newport. The company operates an employee shares scheme which all new employees will join, which gives shares worth upp to GBP 3,600 (€4,100) as well as pays dividends twice a year. Admiral is a major employer in South Wales, employing around 6,000 across its operations. It previously expanded at these three sites in 2015


  • 8 June 2017: Wales Online


Eurofound (2017), Admiral, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 91186, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/91186.