About the

The Coating Squad is a unique group of coating experts, all with a very long and distinguished track-record within the coatings industry. We gather independent industry experts covering:

Coating formulations
Coating supply chain
Coating production processes
Marketing & sales coating knowledge

Our industry experts are located across the globe and able to support any project depending on our customers location and/or geographical focus area.

We have experts covering a wide range of coating technologies such as:

Industrial liquid paints
Automotive paints
Refinish paint technologies
Powder coatings (thermosetting & thermoplastic)

Our common language is English but we have team members able to communicate in Dutch, French, Italian & German.

Your benefits

Our consultants have an average of 20 years experience in their areas of expertise. You will be working with the real experts, consultants who gained their coating industry knowledge by being active at a practical level for many years in renowned companies such as:

We not only understand the “theory” of the coatings industry… but we are really specialised in all the practical aspects of the coatings business.We have learned our skills by actively working in the field, close to end users, specifiers and suppliers and in the middle of the dynamic coatings industry.

To become a “Coating Squad Consultant”, the consultant needs to hold  minimum 15 years of practical field experience and a great track record of major business achievements.

Specialised in

We are specialised in supporting coating manufacturers,
raw material suppliers and private equity firms with…

Executed projects

Filiform corrosion

Deep dive study on the situation of filiform corrosion within the aluminium extrusion industry. The project contained multiple interviews with different stakeholders within the industry. Compiling extensive data & a feedback report for the management board of our customer.


Market study

Market study for a worldwide producer of pigments on all aspects of the use of their raw material within the powder coatings industry. The study contains market data, process insights, market trend & projection, technical trends & hurdles & many more fact based and practical information.


How do
we work?

We first organise a video-conference to understand your real needs and align on the desired outcome of the project and timelines attached to the project. We evaluate internally your needs and discuss them with every Coating Squad expert we believe can contribute to your project.

After this step we organise a second call and present you our clear offer, the deliverables and align again on both parties expectations. We are able to sign SLA’s and NDA’s if this is a requirement from our customer. Then we start….
And deliver on time!


Frank De Cock

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4517 Washington Ave.
Manchester, Kentucky

+1 123-456-789