Our business

We collect data and information on valves, corrosion resistant alloys (CRA's) and pumps on a global scale

Thijs Elshof
CEO KCI Group of Companies


KCI is a leading, independent, media and information company with a strong focus on the global flow control industries. We have offices in The Netherlands, Germany, China, Canada and India. We are market leader in delivering flow control technology information for a variety of world-wide industries, such as chemical, oil, gas, power generation, water and desalination, pulp and paper and food industries.

KCI connects business-to-business professionals by building and sustaining global communities on flow control topics like valves, pumps, tubes, hoses, flowmeters, sealings and actuators. We focus on solving information needs and building networks through our media channels: Print, Events, Online, Education. Our market-research and consulting company Resolute Research BV helps our customers with their latest data on market developments.


Media and markets are developing faster than ever. That’s why KCI is closely monitoring trends and anticipating new opportunities to connect our clients to their prospective customers. Our lean and mean organisation enables us to deliver a fast and flexible response to changing communication needs, both globally and regionally. Promoting our customers’ success is what drives us.

Interview Thijs Elshof

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