MSD Healthcare, Pharmaceutical
Merck Sharp & Dohme (MSD) offers products that cover a range of areas including heart and lung health, care for women’s health, cancer treatment, infectious diseases and many more disease areas. Every year, they invest millions of euro in research to bring new medicines to the world. Their extensive operations in Ireland include manufacturing facilities and offices across four counties. They employ over 1,800 people in Ireland and support a further 9,000 indirect jobs through their operations across the country. In the past five decades, MSD has invested more than €2.2 billion in Ireland and contributes significantly towards making the pharmaceutical industry the country’s leading export sector.