Record year for CPL Resources

CPL chief executive Anne Heraty and �ine Brolly, CEO NI
CPL chief executive Anne Heraty and �ine Brolly, CEO NI

CPL Resources Plc, Ireland’s leading employment services group, which employs 25 people in its Northern Ireland offices today reports a record year with a 10% increase in revenues to €433.4m in the year to June 30th, 2016.

The business which has seen revenue increase in Northern Ireland by 25% opened new Belfast offices earlier this year to accommodate its growing local team, having recruited 10 new consultants.

Group gross profit has increased by 19% to €70.1m and Adjusted Profit before tax has increased by 22% to €17.4m.

Earnings per share have grown 9% to 43.9 cent (2015: 40.2 cent) with a total dividend per share of 11.0 cent (an 11% increase, from 9.75 cent in 2015).

Demand for both permanent and temporary roles grew across most sectors, growing 21% and 18% respectively.

Áine Brolly, Chief Executive, CPL in Northern Ireland commented:

“Today’s results reflect CPL’s ambition and commitment to grow its market share in Northern Ireland. We have positioned our business well to achieve the growth opportunities that exist in the local marketplace and our outstanding local team has leading industry knowledge and expertise across technology, professional services, technical engineering and financial sectors which augurs well for our continued success.”