Swansea has an impressive and varied list of commercial and public organisations contributing to Swansea's economy.
With a number of large employers involved in manufacturing, a range of service sector companies and several major public sector organisations.
Admiral Insurance employing almost 2,000 people at its base in SA1 Swansea Waterfront and at new premises in Swansea Vale. It is the first South Wales Company to be included in the FTSE 100 index.
Arvato operating the UK government's first Independent Shared Service Centre located at the Department for Transport (DfT) in Swansea.
BT, the world's most established communications company is a major employer in the area.
Dawnus, one of the fastest growing construction companies in the UK.
HSBC, one of the world's largest banking and financial services organisations operates from Swansea's Enterprise Park.
OSTC Wales, the largest derivatives trading house in the UK outside London.
Virgin Atlantic employing over 200 people at its customer service operation in the city centre.
Virgin Media, centre of excellence for fault management and technical support based in Swansea.
Wolfestone, largest language translation services company in Wales.