It was annouced today that London-based consultancy firm Albany Beck is launching an EU Operations Centre in Dublin that will create 100 new jobs over the next three years.
Albany Beck are a specialist financial services consultancy with over 170 expert consultants, providing senior SME and junior delivery support across Technology, Risk, Data and Operations to global banking clients.
The new roles created will be in in the areas of Software Development, Software Engineering, Cloud-Services, Machine Learning/AI/Automation, Know Your Customer (KYC) and Transaction Management. Recruitment will begin immediately for Software Developers, Full-stack software engineers, Python Developers and KYC Analysts.
After expanding successfully into Ireland in 2018 and rapidly growing to a team of 87, the company has identified Dublin as the optimum location to invest in and to scale its EU business following Brexit. Albany Beck say this expansion will allow the company to seamlessly provide its cutting-edge services to its EU clients, from regulatory and compliance advice to digital transformation and systems implementation.
Since the company arrived in Ireland, it has won several international projects for high profile European financial services clients and is looking to accelerate its growth across the EU from Ireland.
Welcoming the news, Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Leo Varadkar said, "I really welcome this announcement from Albany Beck. The decision to expand and base its EU Operations Centre in Ireland is a great vote of confidence in Dublin City and underscores the company’s continued commitment to our country. The 100 new jobs are a real boost. I wish the company all this best with this exciting new chapter."
Albany Beck Partner & Head of EU Operations Centre, Adam Kelly added, "Over the last couple of years our success in Ireland has been exceptional. Dublin has been the ideal location for Albany Beck and our service offering. The depth of talent in Ireland, especially in software development and financial services has been the key to our growth. As a Dubliner, I take great pleasure in seeing the city continue to thrive, especially with Albany Beck being a part of it."