Company Overview

Translating Scientific Breakthroughs into Promise for Patients
From discovery through commercialization, all of us at Ardelyx® are driven to advance patient care with targeted, first-in-class, novel mechanism therapies that address significant unmet medical needs. We developed a unique and innovative platform that enabled the discovery of new biological mechanisms and pathways to create targeted, first-in-class, oral, small molecule therapies.

With Integrity and Dedication, We Make a Difference for Patients

Our Core Values

  • Passionate: With integrity and determination, we make a difference for patients.
  • Fearless: By challenging convention, we truly innovate.
  • Dedicated: Working tirelessly together, we are greater than the sum of our parts.
  • Inclusive: With respect, grace and humor, we are family.

At Ardelyx, we foster a culture of compliance and hold our employees, contractors, and other representatives acting on our behalf to a high standard of business and professional conduct. Our core values—passionate, fearless, dedicated, inclusive—guide how we treat each other, our customers, and our patients.


Determined to Make a Difference
With an ethos of constant learning and belief in each other, we have not forgotten why we’re here—to work closely with patients, the medical community, and each other, to deliver innovative medicines that matter.

Our successes have enabled our team to experience the full range of drug development—from the development of our in-house scientific platform which enabled pioneering insights into new biological mechanisms, to the discovery and development of first-in-class therapies that exploit those mechanisms, through to regulatory approval and commercialization, bringing these therapies to patients.

Our Inclusive Culture
Celebrates our diversity and creates opportunities for the open and honest sharing of ideas.

Our Culture Club
Helps us maintain our work/fun balance, planning frequent team activities and events.

Our Outstanding Rewards
Provide competitive compensation, a full range of benefits, and amazing perks.

Company Summary
Number of Employees
(510) 745-1700
34175 Ardenwood Boulevard
Fremont, CA