April 21 2016

OPKO Health Inc. (NYSE: OPK), a diversified healthcare company, today announced plans to create 200 highly skilled jobs over the next five years through expanding the EirGen Pharma facility in Westside Business Park in Waterford and establishing a new Product Development Centre in the Waterford Business and Technology Park. The company is locating in the IDA’s newly built Advance Technology Building (ATB) on the park.

The construction of 11 ATBs around the country forms part of the Government’s Regional Jobs Plan, and today’s announcement is supported by the Department of Jobs through IDA Ireland.