Company founded in Galway spreads wings to Germany

John Power, Aerogen CEO and Founder
John Power, Aerogen CEO and Founder

Galway-founded company Aerogen, the world leader in aerosol drug delivery continues to expand its international activities with the opening of its German Commercial Headquarters in Ratingen.

Headed up by Alyas Mussa, Clinical Sales Manager Germany, the team has grown to include seven Critical Care Specialists that will be located across Germany, as well as a local team in Ratingen.

Aerogen is seeing growing demand in Germany and other European countries.

John Power, Aerogen CEO and Founder, states: “Germany is an extremely important market for Aerogen, and we look forward to strengthening our commitment here with a location near Dusseldorf. With an on-site office, we can now work more closely with our customers and partners to meet their individual needs and grow together. ”

The announcement was made in the presence of Minister of State for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection, Pat Breen TD who is in Germany attending the Medica trade show to highlight the Irish Advantage of Irish medical technology companies to German buyers.

Speaking at the opening of Aerogen’s new office, Minister Breen said:” Ireland is now globally recognised as a major centre of excellence in the medical technologies sector and Aerogen is a prime example of a hugely successful Irish medical technologies company, whose success has been built on innovation and having global ambition right from the start.

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