Alumni working in our Equity Portfolio companies

By linking world-class scientific developments with industry, we take research from the lab to the market, creating real-world economic, environmental and society-wide value.

Many of our alumni now work in companies that originated at CSIRO. Read through the links and stories below to find out more about their work.

And if you’re working within one of these companies – please feel free to get in touch and share your latest news.

Our portfolio companies

Read about over 180 companies that have been born from CSIRO technology. These companies have a combined market capitalisation in excess of AUD$3 billion.

Learn more about our Investment Portfolio team and structure.

Hear from alumni

Nancy Schellhorn : Nancy is one of our CSIRO Alumni members and the CEO and co-founder of RapidAIM

Paul Sims: Paul originally worked on the BARLEYmax® commercialisation when he was at CSIRO and left to join The Healthy Grain

Silvia Pfeiffer: Silvia is the CEO and Co-Founder of CSIRO spin-out and a successful ON alumni Coviu

Portfolio company news

We are keen to support and promote our equity portfolio companies, so please get in touch if you’d like to share your latest news.
You can also check out our news page and search for tagged companies or key words.

July 2023

Futurefeed: Asparagopsis feed additive research answering industry questions

NextOre: RFC Ambrian tips into NextOre Series B capital raise; plans IPO

June 2023

Omnisova: Supporting eggcellence in cooperative research

NutriV: This cauliflower and pumpkin ice cream is a delicious way to get your five a day

May 2023

Amfora: McClintock and Amfora Form Strategic Collaboration to Leverage AI to Improve Protein Content of Soy

Evergen: CSIRO to build Australia-first mobile hydrogen generator

April 2023

RFC Ambrian: CSIRO technology to help global landmine clearing efforts

March 2023

Arista Cereals: New High-Fibre Wheat Enters Australian Market with 6x More Fibre

Quasar Satellite Technologies: Dish disruptor Quasar Satellite Technologies raises $6m in pre-Series A round

January 2023

‘Orange is the new Palo Alto’: Why the next Atlassian, Canva will be from the bush

Saluda Medical: Saluda Medical Announces Presentation of 36-Month Trial Data at NANS 2023 Annual Meeting


2022 Portfolio company news