Business expansion
Bratislavsky kraj; Bratislavsky kraj;
Location of affected unit(s)
Professional Services
Scientific, Architectural And Engineering Technical Activities
Scientific Research And Development
72.11 - Research and experimental development on biotechnology

300 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
7 February 2022
Employment effect (start)
7 April 2022
Foreseen end date
30 April 2024


Takeda Pharmaceutical is to set up its Innovation Capability Center (ICC) in Bratislava and it is expected that up to 300 jobs will be created in the Centre over the coming two years. The new ICC centre will be opened at the beginning of April 2022 and the selection process for data analysts, cloud, mobile, automation developers and business analysts, UX / UI designers and architects with a focus on data, cloud and digital services is already in ongoing.

Takeda, which is based in Osaka, Japan, has signed a lease agreement with YIT Company, which renovated the national heritage building Pradiaren during four years, with completion in 2020. Takeda is active in research of pharmaceuticals.



Eurofound (2022), Takeda, Business expansion in Slovakia, factsheet number 106335, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/106335.