GLG Network Survey Tracker: IVF Clinics II

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GLG interviewed 85 IVF professionals (gynaecologists and senior level professionals at IVF clinics, public and private hospitals/ practices) across the US, Europe and MENA. This is the second iteration following the first one conducted in May 2021.

What will you learn from this survey?

  • Respondents discussed the current demand trends and COVID-19 impact on the industry.
  • The survey also investigated the regulatory impact and outlook forecast for the next 5 years in the US and Europe.
  • Lastly, the research analysed the competitive landscape of IVF clinics such as IVIRMA, Prelude, Shady Grove, Eugin / Boston IVF, Care Fertility, TFP / VivaNeo, Next Clinics, Amedes, Genera, Future Life, Livio etc.

Examples of findings:

  • In April 2022, 43% of the respondents stated that North America will experience the highest growth rate in IVF activity over the next 5 years.
  • 64% of the experts mentioned that the IVF space will continue to face challenges due to COVID-19 in the next year.
  • When asked what the key investment areas are in the fertility industry for 2022-2023, 35% of participants selected medical and scientific/ embryology training, followed by AI and software tools.


The GLG Surveys team drafted the questionnaire with the support of GLG Network Member, Kristof Kunzmann, former CFO at IVI UK. 

The standard deliverable includes: 

  • 1 x Individual responses (“raw data”) in Excel.
  • 1 x PPT report with aggregated data.
  • Executive summary with key takeaways and highlights from the raw data.


  • Please rank the following drivers of overall patient demand for IVF, with 1 being the biggest driver.
  • Which of the following aspects of IVF treatment are expected to see the highest growth in demand in the next 1 to 5 years?
  • Please rank the following patient acquisition channels from 1 to 5, 1 being the most effective at generating new patient activity.
  • How many times a year do you use promotions and discounts to attract patients/customers?
  • In your view, which geographies are likely to experience the highest growth rates in IVF activity over the next 1 to 5 years?
  • Which of the following IVF groups do you think has the best growth outlook for the next 5 years?
  • Please rank the following IVF groups in terms of their services, with 1st being the IVF group with the most comprehensive range of services.
  • Please rank the following IVF groups in terms of their ability to recover the quickest to pre COVID-19 levels.

This survey is available to subscribers of the Healthcare (HC) sector (Limited subscriptions and above). This offer includes the raw data file and a high-level presentation through PowerPoint. Please contact your GLG representative for details on your firm’s access.

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