Consultancy & Techno Start-ups (CEPA)

CEramic PArtners BV (CEPA), mother company of X-PORE BV, is actively involved as initiator and investor in Techno Start-ups and New Ventures related to High Tech Ceramic Technologies and Products.

In 2001 CEramic PArtners together with TNO and Staalbankiers Eindhoven initiated the Company CEPAration BV. This Techno starter company has successfully commercialised proprietary Ceramic Hollow Fibre Membrane Technology. CEPAration joint ventured with Hyflux Singapore in 2006 and was fully acquired by Hyflux in 2009.

In 2012 X-PORE BV was established for Development and Pilot Production of Porous Materials and Systems. In 2014 X-PORE established two daughter companies X-PORE MEMBRANES BV and X-PORE CONSUMER BV for licensing and sales of proprietary technology.

Consultancy includes:
– Coaching of Techno Starters
– Second opinion on:
   – Business planning
   – Research contract proposals
   – Proposals for Funding Organisations

Customer base includes:
– Financial Companies like Banking, Accountancy, Starter and Venture Funds
– Organisations funding R&D
– Companies outsourcing R&D