Tel: +353 (0)1 664 1240   Email:

Alexandra House, The Sweepstakes,
Ballsbridge, Dublin, Ireland.

D04 C7H2


Our Story

Auranta is an innovative biotech company based in Ireland. We develop and produce a range of sustainable animal feed products based on synergies between plant extracts and natural organic acids. We have demonstrated the capability of our products to boost gut health, immunity and performance in ruminants, poultry and pigs. We currently supply AuraCalf, AuraPoultry and AuraPig products, in liquid and powder formats. We follow a science based approach and collaborate closely with a number of agricultural research institutions and universities to develop and test our products. We continue to develop animal gut health products for new markets and applications.

A unique blend of plant extracts with high concentrations of natural polyphenols combined with organic acids . . . 

Our Team

Dr Pat Ward,

Technical Director

Pat has a PhD in microbiology and has worked in research and development in both academia and industry for over 15 years. He co-founded Auranta in 2013 with John Cullen and is responsible for new product development, product testing and regulatory compliance.

Mr John Cullen,

Managing Director

John is member of MIEI and has 29 years of Industrial experience across a range of industries.  He co-founded Auranta with Pat Ward in 2013 after identifying opportunities in the animal feed sector.

Dr Chris Horn,


Chris is a professional investor in emerging technologies globally.  He first became involved in Auranta in 2017 and he has recently joined the board in order strengthen the team commercially.

Dr. Tom Barragry,

Veterinary Advisor

Tom is a Consultant Pharmacologist & Veterinarian, Hon Diplomate of European college Of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology.  He joined the Auranta team in 2017 and provides us with technical expertise in various applications.

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