Aerie currently employs 300+ located in the US and EU with plans to grow to 370 by end of 2018 and beyond in 2019. Headquartered Raleigh/Durham – NC we are also located in Irvine – CA, Bedminster – NJ, Dublin & Malta. We are building our broader organisation in readiness for the commercialisation of our products, and the supply of same via our first manufacturing facility located in Athlone, Ireland.
Aerie have acquired the 2,650m2 IDA Advanced Technology Building in Athlone and will embark on an initial investment of $60m. A fast track start-up, our new sterile filling plant will be designed, constructed and validated for the global supply of our ophthalmic products with a target first regulatory approval & commercialization in early 2020. The plant will include end to end operations – compounding, sterile filling, and packaging with all support capabilities (QC labs, warehousing, etc.).