Alejo Avello, Ceit-IK4's Director

Alejo Avello - Director of CEIT-IK4

I extend my warmest welcome to those of you who are being introduced to Ceit-IK4 via our web site. Through this space you can learn about our research capacities, our commitment to innovation and the tremendous enthusiasm and work that is the hallmark of our research centre. We are a dedicated group of researchers, PhD students and support personnel who offer a multidisciplinary environment that is focused on progress and technological evolution.


I invite all companies—regardless of size, sector or geographic location—to discover our research centre. At Ceit-IK4 we create innovative and high value added solutions that meet the needs of companies that undertake ambitious R&D and innovation projects. The results that our projects have yielded for our clients, which run from small local companies to large multinationals that span continents, serve as the highest recommendation of our work.


Our commitment to excellence in applied research is rewarded daily by our clients, who honour us by maintaining long-term relationships with Ceit-IK4.


This message of welcome is also directed to researchers and PhD students who are looking for a European centre of reference where they will receive top-notch training under the most rigorous standards of quality. Ceit-IK4 has state-of-the-art facilities and highly motivated and qualified personnel. In addition, the on-going challenges inherent to the search for new solutions foster the professional and personal growth of our researchers and PhD students, a benefit that is reinforced by the close relationship that Ceit-IK4 has maintained with the University of Navarra from the beginning.

Ceit-IK4's mission is to create future solutions through the daily commitment we make to improving our work.

Ceit-IK4 researching today, creating the future!