IRELAND > USA based animal health group Phibro is set to create 150 jobs in Sligo, Ireland

Phibro logo Phibro, an animal health and mineral nutrition company, is set to create 150 jobs in Sligo, Ireland over the next five years. Phibro is headquartered in the US and it plans to establish a biotech facility producing a range of animal health vaccines at the IDA Business Park in Finisklin, Sligo, Ireland. Initially set to focus on producing Phibro’s vaccines More …

IRELAND > South Korea based SK Biotek acquires Bristol-Myers Squibb API  Swords manufacturing facility in  Dublin, Ireland

SK biotek logo Becoming the first South Korean pharmaceuticals company to invest in Ireland, SK Biotech acquires Dublin based Bristol- Myers Squibb API. SK biotek is owned by SK Group and is a global life sciences company. The acquisition was completed by the end of 2017 and 360 employees of Swords Campus have transitioned to SK biotek employment for 1st January 2018. SK More …

IRELAND > USA based Park Place Technologies completes the acquisition of Ireland based Origina Technology Services

park place technologies logo Origina Technology Services hardware maintenance business is acquired by USA based Park Place Technologies. Park Place Technologies positions itself as the largest third party maintenance provider (TPM) after the acquisition in Ireland. Park Place will further enhance its European presence and expand the company’s depth of IBM expertise in Ireland and will also increase its ability to service its client More …

IRELAND > Pluralsight announced plans to open a new EMEA headquarters in Dublin in 2018 creating 150 jobs and investing €40 million ($47.7 million) over the next three years

pluralsight logo The enterprise technology learning company, Pluralsight, plans to invest more than €40 million ($47.7 million) over the next three years and open a new EMEA headquarters in Dublin which will house the company’s strategic business operations for the region. This office will also support its’ customer base in Ireland and through Europe, Middle East and Africa. Pluralsight also plans to More …

IRELAND > US based Equifax creates 150 new jobs in Dublin, Ireland

equifax logo A global information solutions company, Equifax Inc., has announced the creation of 150 new jobs in Dublin over the next 12 months hiring mostly software engineers, business analysts, and other IT specialists. The company is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, US.  The new hiring will bring the workforce in Ireland to more than 350. Considered as Atlanta’s leading FinTech firms, Equifax More …

IRELAND > New York based Fragomen opened its new office in Dublin City Center, Ireland

Fragomen logo Fragomen, an immigration service company, has opened its new office in Dublin’s city center, Ireland to service its multinational clients. Employing over 3,400 staffs in more than 40 offices worldwide providing services in over 170 countries, Fragomen is a truly global immigration company that supports strategic planning, quality management, compliance, government relations, reporting, case management and processing. The new office More …

IRELAND > Bausch & Lomb invests additional € 85 (US$ 100) million on its Waterford plant adding 125 new jobs

Bausch and lomb Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, parent company of Bausch & Lomb, has invested € 85 million to add the total investment to more than € 200 million in Waterford plant. The company says the additional investment will help to meet the consumer demands and will be utilized to build a new building on 17 acres site beside the current base. The additional More …

IRELAND > US based Boston Scientific Invests US$ 21.5 M on R&D Lab in Galway

boston_scientific US based medical technology company Boston Scientific is to invest €17m (US$ 21.5 m) launching a new Galway-based R&D facility focused on endoscopy research. Boston Scientific Boston has been operating its European Innovation Centre in Galway for more than 20 years producing more than 3 million devices pear year with more than 3000 employees. According to SiliconRepublic,  “the RoadRunner endoscopy design facility More …