EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Allied Computer Services (ACS)

Allied Computer Services (ACS)

Geographic Location

Country: Ireland
Region: South-West (IRL); Southern and Eastern


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Group: Allied Computer Services (ACS)

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 15-10-2003
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

One hundred jobs are to be created in an investment by US company Allied Computer Services (ACS). The firm is to open an outsourcing and support centre in Mahon on the outskirts of Cork city, supporting European markets. Recruitment of key staff, including systems engineers and administrators, is under way and the operation is expected to be functioning fully within three years. A leading player in the emerging business process outsourcing sector, ACS client include MetLife, Motorola and General Motors.