APC Listed In Silicon Republic’s 17 Health Sciences Start-Ups From Ireland To Watch
APC accelerates the development and delivery of quality, life-changing medicines to patients. It works with eight of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies and five of the top 10 biotech companies worldwide. Founded in 2011 by Dr Mark Barrett and Prof Brian Glennon, the company employs 120 people in Cherrywood, Dublin, the majority of whom are chemical engineers, and process and biopharmaceutical scientists. The company is the largest employer in Ireland of PhD-qualified chemical engineers and one of the country’s largest employers of PhD-level scientists. It has just invested €10m in a major expansion that will create 50 new jobs to create a biologics plant in partnership with Bavarian Nordic.