NI Food & Drink Industry ‘In Good Health But Can’t Be Complacent’

NI Food & Drink Industry ‘In Good Health But Can’t Be Complacent’

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Northern Ireland’s food and drink industry is in good health but cannot be complacent or take its recent performance for granted as it faces up to a range of new challenges. That was one of the key messages delivered at Deloitte’s 8th Annual Food and Drink Dinner at Hilsborough Castle, which was attended by more than 70 representatives from leading …

Three Northern Ireland Businesses Named As Deloitte Best Managed Companies For First Time

Three NI Businesses Named As Deloitte Best Managed Companies For First Time

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Three Northern Ireland companies were among the 12 businesses named as Deloitte Best Managed Companies for the first time at the firm’s annual awards event in Dublin, which is held in association with Bank of Ireland. Leading hospitality group Beannchor, the owners of The Merchant Hotel, precast concrete and construction products maker FP McCann and precision hydraulic cylinder manufacturer Northern …

Deloitte Announces Plans For New Head Office In Belfast

Deloitte Announces Plans For New Head Office In Belfast

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Deloitte announced today that it has selected Bedford Square as the location of its new head office in Northern Ireland. Deloitte will become the anchor tenant in McAleer & Rushe’s new development on Bedford Street, which is centred around the regeneration and refurbishment of the historic listed building formerly known as the Ewart Building. Staff currently based at Deloitte’s other …

Challenge The Ecosystem To Drive NI’s Productivity

Challenge The Ecosystem To Drive NI’s Productivity

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Northern Ireland’s low productivity could see significant improvement if education is aligned more closely with the jobs being created and some business incentives are linked to jobs with long-term economic value, according to a new report by Deloitte. The Power Up Report is a UK-wide Deloitte report focused on how to improve productivity in the economy, which incorporates views and …

Strong Showing For NI Firms In Deloitte Technology Fast 50

Strong Showing For NI Firms In Deloitte Technology Fast 50

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Thirteen Northern Ireland companies have made it on to this year’s Deloitte Technology Fast 50 list.  Now in their nineteenth year, the awards provide the definitive rundown of the fastest growing tech firms across the island, based on revenue growth. Companies which have appeared on the Fast 50 in previous years include the likes of Novosco and First Derivatives, which …

More Than 10 Million UK Workers Could Be Using Smartphones To Boost Productivity

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Almost a third of the UK working population – 10.4 million people – could be using smartphones to be more productive at work, according to new research from Deloitte, Mobile Readiness for Work, which is based on survey responses from 3,369 UK workers. New research from Deloitte maps the state of mobile-readiness across the UK workforce and reveals how mobile …

New NED Forum Takes Non-Executives To A Higher Level

New NED Forum Takes Non-Executives To A Higher Level

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Leading business advisory firm Deloitte and the Institute of Directors in Northern Ireland (IoD) have today announced the launch of a new forum aimed at Non-Executive Directors (NEDs). The NED Forum is a partnership between Deloitte and the IoD which aims to build on the work both organisations are already doing with Non-Executive Directors from some of Northern Ireland’s leading …

CDE Announced As One Of Ireland’s Best Managed Companies For Tenth Time

CDE Announced As One Of Ireland’s Best Managed Companies For Tenth Time

Andrew Kelly Corporate

CDE Global Ltd has been named as one of Ireland’s Best Managed companies in the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards programme. The company, which demonstrated superior business performance for the tenth year running, was recognised at an awards gala dinner in Dublin on 15th March 2018. The Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards programme is celebrating ten years of recognising management …

Deloitte Report Shows Surge In Belfast Construction Driven By Hotel Boom

Deloitte Report Shows Surge In Belfast Construction Driven By Hotel Boom

Andrew Kelly Corporate

A raft of new hotel developments in Belfast has helped construction activity in the city centre hit its highest level in a decade, according to a new report released today by Deloitte. The report, the second annual Belfast Crane Survey produced by Deloitte Real Estate, shows a total of 25 schemes under construction in the city centre – 22 of …

Deloitte NI Employee Achieves Highest FAE Results In Northern Ireland

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Katrina Wall, from Deloitte NI’s Belfast audit team, has achieved the highest results in Northern Ireland in the Final Admitting Exams (FAEs) of Chartered Accountants Ireland 2017. The FAEs are the final qualification needed by accountants to practice as chartered accountants. Katrina passed her final professional exams at the first sitting, with flying colours, alongside eight other audit colleagues in …