HeiQ combines scientific research, specialty materials manufacturing and consumer product commercialization, all designed to improve the lives of billions of people by adding functionality to all types of materials.
HeiQ is a leader in textile innovation, developing some of the most effective, durable and high-performing textile technologies on the market. HeiQ has been listed on the London Stock Exchange Main Market (LSE:HEIQ) since 2020.
Founded in 2005 while hiking in the Swiss Alps.
Carlo Centonze and Dr Murray Height met while studying at ETH. During a hike they decided to found a company together and HeiQ was born as a spin-off of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH). Today HeiQ counts more than 100 professionals of 20 nationalities in 12 countries on 5 continents.
Unlimited academic research network and internal development specialists
Today, over 40 PhD students are working on HeiQ projects, both in HeiQ laboratories and in universities and research institutes around the world. HeiQ is headquartered in Schlieren near Zurich, with subsidiaries in Australia, China, Portugal, Taiwan and the USA.