Boston Scientific's Irish ops pulled down $1.4B last year | Wall Street Beat
Boston Scientific's 4,500-worker operation in Ireland pulled down $1.4 billion in pre-tax profits last year.
Marlborough, Mass.-based medical device company Boston Scientific is 1 of the Emerald Isle's largest employers, with a 4,500-employee workforce there.
BSX's Irish operations reported revenues of $5.37 billion for the 12 months ended Dec. 31, according to the newspaper, up 2% compared with 2011. The pre-tax profit increase represents 272% growth over the prior year, the Times reported.