Our strengths


  • Recognized expertise in the field of catalysis
  • Integration in a public-private partnership ecosystem via the Axel’One collaborative innovation platform
  • The acceleration in product development thanks to IFPEN’s high-throughput experimentation (HTE) units, making it possible to test several catalysts in a variety of operating conditions with different feeds.
  • Axens, a dedicated subsidiary for the marketing of our technologies, within the framework of a long-term R&I partnership since 2001


The impact of fuels

IFPEN has expertise in fuel technologies (conventional and alternative) and combustion systems adapted to each fuel, enabling it to offer a comprehensive range of services, particularly the qualification of processes: economic and environmental impact, characteristics and functional properties for land, aviation and maritime applications.


Antonio Pires Da Cruz

  • Program manager “Gasoline Production and Purification”

Magalie Roy-Auberger

  • Program manager "Conversion" and "Distillate Production and Purification"