ASIS Scientific Pty Ltd. was established in 1997 by Gabriel Xiourouppa (BSc), and has developed and grown into the largest South Australian owned and operated laboratory supply company.


ASIS Scientific supplies an extensive range of laboratory and technical products and services that include chemicals, equipment, glassware, plasticware, filtration products, general lab consumables, post-sale servicing, equipment calibration, and laboratory consulting. View a wide selection of products available for purchase from our online store here.


ASIS Scientific’s staff and consultants have over 100 years of cumulative experience in a wide variety of scientific fields. We take pride in our collaboration with clients in a diversity of technical industries, and are committed to providing friendly service, convenient purchasing, and sourcing the most challenging and hard-to-find products. We serve our clients with professionalism and integrity, empowered by ASIS Scientific’s management and quality policies.

Our premises are conveniently located just five minutes north-west of the Adelaide CBD, on Port Road, in the heart of the Hindmarsh industrial precinct. We warmly invite you to visit our storefront for personal service. We offer logistics options that provide rapid shipping Australia-wide, and of course, to all suburbs of Adelaide.


Our opening hours are: 9:00am-5:00pm (Adelaide time, GMT +9:30), Monday to Friday. We are open for trade year-round, except for a short period of closure around Christmas and New Years.


Thank you for choosing ASIS Scientific for all your scientific needs. Please call us on 08 8340 8444, or email us at, or use the Contact Us page, to get in touch with us today.

Our Team

Gabriel Xiourouppa (BSc, Flinders University) is the Managing Director of ASIS Scientific.


He established the business in 1997, and experienced rapid growth so early on that he moved into the Hindmarsh premises in 2000. Since then, Gabriel has overseen the expansion of ASIS Scientific’s product portfolio to tens of thousands of products, and the development of a client base that spans more than 20 countries worldwide on almost every continent.


Gabriel’s specialties are in food and wine analysis, microbiology, and energy and power generation. In his spare time, Gabriel enjoys spending time in nature, fine food and wine, and taking care of his family.



David Smith is the Sales Manager at ASIS Scientific.


He has almost forty years’ experience in the laboratory supply sector, coming to ASIS Scientific in 2008 from Crown Scientific.


David’s specialties include healthcare and clinical consumables, pathology equipment and consumables, and apparatus for physical testing.


Outside the office, David spends his time playing cricket, enjoying camping and outdoor recreation, and watching movies.



John Ruggiero is the Office & Website Manager at ASIS Scientific.


John has been employed by ASIS Scientific since 2017, and is responsible for the management of our Hindmarsh premises, our website, marketing and advertising operations, and quality assurance and development. Prior to starting at ASIS Scientific, John was apprenticed as an electrician, obtaining a Certificate IV in Electrotechnology.


John’s specialties include sourcing hard-to-find products, establishing and maintaining client relationships, and extending our reach to local and global clients.


John spends his leisure time supporting the S.S.C. Napoli Serie A soccer team, drinking good coffee, and immersing himself in ancient history.



Karen Powell is the Accounts Administrator at ASIS Scientific.


She joined ASIS Scientific in 2021 after many years of success as a corporate bookkeeper. Karen’s expertise with accounts management has been developed for over twenty years in a variety of sectors, particularly in industrial and technical contexts.


In her free time, Karen enjoys water-skiing, taking walks with her dog Pepe, and practicing meditation.