Innovative. Efficient. Substainable.

Our Passion For Your Success

We advise and support paint manufacturers & chemical industry as well as paint users worldwide in technical and strategic matters.

3P-Gründer Jorge Prieto
Knowledge creates Success

Expert and Partner

Dipl.-Chem.-Ing. Jorge Prieto looks back on more than 30 years of professional experience as technical director and managing director at several global wood lacquer manufacturers. Also as an internationally active coatings consultant.

He is known as the specialist book author of the international standard book “Chemistry and Technology of Wood Coatings”. In addition, he is a welcome guest as a lecturer and speaker at international conferences and congresses and has published countless publications and patents.

He is an honorary member of the executive board of the Association of Engineers in the Paint and Varnish Industry (VILF e.V.) and as a member of the board of trustees of the technical and scientific advisory body of the Institute for Wood Technology Dresden e.V. and IHD.

Together to the Goal

Our Services

We advise the paint & chemical industry as
well as paint users on a wide range of issues


Paint manufacturer

- Paint development & adaptations
- Economic optimizations
-Due diligence for acquisitions
- Damage analyzes & reports


Raw materials industry

- Benchmark analysis
- Individual market studies
- Development of new raw materials
- Creation of formulations


Coatings & Paint user

- Process optimization
- Coatings line planning
- Insurance reports
-Training courses

More successful together

Teamwork - the key to success

With passion and professional expertise, the team works with
you to develop specific solutions for every new challenge

Dr. Philip Betten

Dr. Philip Betten

Senior Consultant

Dr. Philip Betten

Expert for water-based industrial paint applications with a focus on wood, plastic and metal paints. Strategy consultant in the chemical and paint industry as well as for investors and banks.
Jürgen van der Linden

Jurgen van der Linden

Senior Consultant

Jurgen van der Linden

Expert in water-based polymer dispersions for use in the paint, varnish and adhesive industry. In-depth knowledge of petrochemical raw material flows and the global marketing and sales of aqueous polymer dispersions. Strategy and acquisition consultant in the chemical and paint industries.

Trust – a good feeling.

Clients and references

A small selection of our partners and projects.

China Paint
IHD - Science by Experts
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Patents & Publications

Publications & lectures 2021 – 2015 Passauer, L., Prieto, J., u.a.: „Auf dem Weg zur flammengehemmten Hochglanzbeschichtungen“, Holztechnologie 59, Nr. 4, 2018 Prieto, Jorge: „Die

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