Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Alexion Pharmaceuticals adding 300 jobs in New Haven

The following story is from the Hartford Courant:

Alexion Moving To New Haven, Adding Up To 300 Jobs

NEW HAVEN — Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc., a fast-growing company whose stock price has soared over the past five years, is returning to New Haven from Cheshire and adding hundreds of jobs, and promises to grow its workforce sharply in the next five years.

In exchange for moving more than 350 people now in Cheshire and adding between 200 and 300 employees by 2017, Alexion will be eligible for a state package worth up to $51 million in tax credits, a grant and a loan that will be partially or fully forgivable, depending on the hiring numbers.

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