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IndustryHealthcare Services & Facilities
HeadquartersSydney, Australia
Key people
George Syrmalis, CEO
ProductsLife Sciences Tools and Services
Revenue$1.2 million
Number of employees

IQnovate is an Australian life sciences organization that provides intellectual property asset management services and scientific advice to the biopharmaceutical industry.[1][2][3] The company is best known for providing services to government organizations and some of the world's largest biopharmaceutical organizations.[1][3] IQnovate is listed on the National Stock Exchange of Australia under the ticker symbol IQN and on the OTC in New York under the symbol IQNDY.[1][4]

IQnovate is headquartered in Sydney, Australia, and George Syrmalis is the company's current CEO.[1][4]


IQnovate was founded by George Syrmalis.[1] George Syrmalis created the company to provide pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device companies, financial institutions and academic and government organizations with advanced asset management and scientific advisory services.[4][5] At the time of its founding, IQnovate was the only company in Australia providing such services.[4]

IQnovate has been listed on Australian Securities Exchange since December 2011.[1][5] At its IPO, the company had a market capitalization of $9.74 million.[1][4]


IQnovate's primary services include intellectual property asset management and consultation on scientific matters to members of the biopharmaceutical industry.[1][6] The company also provides advisory services to financial institutions regarding investment strategies in the biotech sector.[6][7] The company's staff consists of field-based medical science liaisons, specialty medical managers, medical communications, regulatory managers and pricing reimbursement experts.[1][2][3][6]

IQnovate helps biopharmaceutical firms and other large organizations improve operational efficiency and regulatory compliance, hedge the risks associated with drug development and decrease development costs and time to market for new drugs.[6][7][8] The company engages in all aspects of the drug life cycle, and it provides services on all relevant issues in the biopharmaceutical sector, including disease management, product launches, and medical practice guidelines.[5][7]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "IQnovate Ltd". OTC Markets. Retrieved 10 May 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Innovation and strategies for pharmas, biotechs and the R&D community: IQnovate". BioPharma Australasia Conference. Retrieved 10 May 2013.
  3. ^ a b c "Profile: IQnovate Ltd (IQNDY.PK)". Reuters. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 10 May 2013.
  4. ^ a b c d e Bushell-Embling, Dylan. "IQnovate signs first deal since NSX listing". Life Scientist. Retrieved 10 May 2013.
  5. ^ a b c "IQnovate Ltd". Inside View. Archived from the original on 29 June 2013. Retrieved 10 May 2013.
  6. ^ a b c d "Who Are We?". IQnovate. Archived from the original on 30 May 2013. Retrieved 10 May 2013.
  7. ^ a b c "What We Do". IQnovate. Archived from the original on 3 June 2013. Retrieved 10 May 2013.
  8. ^ "IQnovate Limited". Retrieved 10 May 2013.

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