40 new jobs to be created in Sligo


The Tanaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar TD has announced that the company Advantio is set to create 40 jobs in Sligo with establishment of Cybersecurity HQ in Sligo over the next 3 years.

Advantio, is a Cybersecurity provider specialising in Professional Services, Managed Security Solutions and SaaS security and compliance solutions.


The company was established in 2009 and is one of Europe’s leading privately owned Cybersecurity firms and is the Cybersecurity Partner of choice to the leading top fintech companies and payment service providers across Europe.


It will be recruiting for full-time roles across a range of functions including Product Management, Security Consulting, Project Management, Customer Success and HR teams.


Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar TD, expressed his satisfaction that Advantio has chosen to establish its new Cybersecurity HQ in Ireland:




The creation of the hobs is seen as a vote of confidence in Sligo as a regional growth centre and an attractive city to locate in according to Minister Frank Feighan.

He added that It is worth noting that this is an IDA supported company which has the confidence to locate here based on getting the right qualified employees based here in the North West Region.