About us

About us

About Imperial Consultants (ICON)

We are one of the leading university-owned consultancy companies in the UK. As a self-funding, wholly owned company of Imperial College London, we provide practical and innovative solutions for external organisations by facilitating access to the expertise, facilities and equipment based at Imperial.


Our vision and mission




Facts & Figures about ICON

  • We are one of the UK’s leading university-owned consultancy companies.

  • We support around 500 clients with around 600 projects each year. 40% are delivered outside the UK, in more than 70 countries.

  • We are standalone from the technology transfer office and research services - and 100% focussed on consultancy.

  • Imperial College London is an outward-facing university - making a social and economic impact through the translation of research into practice is embedded in its vision.

  • We work with organisations of all types and sizes from industry, government and the third sector. No project is too large or small.

  • Our consultants actively pursue research careers, ensuring their knowledge and expertise remains at the cutting edge of their field.