Our Mission

To help our clients to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.

Since our foundation in Dublin, Ireland in 1990, our mission has been to help our clients to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life. We do this by delivering best in class information, solutions and performance, with an unyielding focus on quality at all times.


We offer a full range of consulting, development and commercialisation services from a global network of offices in 40 countries. We focus our innovation on the factors that are critical to our clients – reducing time to market, reducing cost and increasing quality – and our global team of experts has unparalleled experience in a broad range of therapeutic areas.


From a small team of 5 people in 1990, ICON now employs over 11,700 people across 77 offices in 38 countries.

ICON has assembled a leadership team with unrivaled vision and experience, all of whom contribute to managing the growth and direction of the company

ICON is a global company with operations and experience in the geographies that are most important to clinical research.