Founded in 2005 as a spin-off from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH) and listed on the London Stock Exchange Main Market (LSE: HEIQ), HeiQ is a disruptive leader in textile and materials innovation with a strong IP portfolio. HeiQ has created some of the most effective, durable and high-performance technologies on the market today. HeiQ strives to improve the lives of billions of people through pioneering textiles and materials innovation. Combining three areas of expertise – scientific research, specialty materials manufacturing and consumer ingredient branding – HeiQ is the ideal innovation partner to create differentiating and sustainable products and capture the added value at the point of sale. Today, HeiQ employs 240 professionals at its offices, manufacturing sites and R&D hubs with a total capacity of 45,000 tons of specialty chemicals per year and serves over 1,000 industrial customers in over 60 countries while its consumer goods and medical devices can be found in 56 countries.

Our 4 lines of offering: Textiles Technologies

Advanced Materials

Consumer Goods


Textile Technologies:

1. HeiQ Viroblock, Antiviral and antibacterial protection

2. HeiQ Smart Temp, Intelligent thermoregulation

3. HeiQ Fresh, Silver-Free odor control

4. HeiQ Pure, Antimicrobial odor control

5. HeiQ Eco Dry, Stay dry ecologically

6. HeiQ Clean Tech, sustainable polyester dyeing

7. HeiQ XReflex, Thinner, lighter, warmer

8. HeiQ Real Silk, A touch of luxury

9. HeiQ AeoniQ, Cellulose Yarn

10. HeiQ Cool, Dual Action Cooling

11. HeiQ Life, Botanical odor control

12. HeiQ Fresh Air, Bright air purification