Dexwet Filters is an air filter manufacturing and technology company whose patented “Pure Air Filter” is used on European standard heat radiators and will be available for US standard exchange vents for both home and commercial use. It provides a clean, safe air environment by filtering any dust particles from raw particles down to nano-fine dust particles. The DEXWET filter technology has been tested by a European Air Filtration expert to be highly effective against airborne pathogens including Coronavirus (COVID-19). The Company will take measures to take necessary approval from the US regulators once the Dexwet Pure Air Filter becomes available in the US. It should be noted that no mitigation of infection risk is 100% effective. See the expert opinion report for a more detailed discussion of the efficacy of Dexwet’s patented wet air-filter technology.
For End Customers: and especially for allergy sufferers, asthmatics, and people with respiratory diseases, Dexwet offers a smart range of products that provide and secure clean breathing air at home or work.
In the Business segment, Dexwet offers comprehensive systems for clean, healthy air at work and the office. We are the first mover to provide “clean air as a service” with an innovative, holistic approach. For the electronics and automotive industry, we offer a unique framework of effective, benchmark-setting solutions.
With Innovation partners, we bring our technology into new fields of applications. With partners, Dexwet is developing new industry-specific applications and is setting new filter standards that can make whole production chains more environmentally friendly while at the same time reducing costs significantly.
Dexwet stands for sustainability and disruptive industry potential. We outcompete others in economic, ecologic, and social aspects altogether, and doing so, and we are on our way to becoming a new rising star in the global filter industry.
Chairman of the Board
Over 29 years of experience in Senior Executive and Senior Consulting positions in the High-Tech Industry: Networking, Security, Payment Systems, and Internet/Cloud specifically. Has been working in West European, Central European (former East European), all major Asian and Latin American markets, conducting business and/or business development in more than 35 different countries. Lived and worked in 3 Continents and a Permanent Resident of Singapore since 1995.
Wolfgang Schiketanz, PhD
Member of the Board
Capital Advisor and Financial market expert and asset manager. Wolfgang Schiketanz has many years of experience in portfolio and fund management and in advising private and institutional investors. From 1982 until 1990 he was responsible for the development and evaluation of leverage buyouts and M&A transactions at the Giro Credit Bank in Vienna and New York, from 1990 on he was Head of new issues at Erste Bank and since 1991 head of equity trading at Investkredit.
Since 1993 Schiketanz is managing partner of Schiketanz Capital Advisors GmbH. He is an expert in risk management, trading and asset management and lecturer in quantitative asset management at the University of Applied Sciences of BFI. He entered the Board of Dexwet in the Year 2015 and contributed significantly to the capital market strategy of the Company.
Kosala Heengama, PhD
Member of the Board
Dr. Kosala Heengama brings in more than two decades of digital transformation and informaticist management experience in leading and expanding large global IT service organizations. He has also been instrumental in implementing low-cost, simplified enterprise systems and technologies that work seamlessly for efficient information distribution in multilayer platforms.
Dr. Heengama, who works on improved efficiencies and processes in many industries, such as lean organization and Baldrige framework to pursue excellence in organization and leadership, ventured into financial services and strategic investments. He holds a doctoral degree and master’s in business and technology and specialized in the homeland and digital security. Conversely, Heengama is also a Member of the Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers (MIEEE) and IEEE Computer Society for more than a decade. Insofar Heengama served as a Director of several public listed companies and interests expanded to scholarly research on innovation economics, diversification, and machine learning. Presently, Heengama & his long-time business partner, Mr. G. S.Newome, are focused on servicing underserviced foreign markets by providing corporate advisory and financial solutions to growing SMEs seeking capital and realizing value by a public listing on the ‘ ‘USA’s OTC Market, NASDAQ or NYSE exchanges.
Member of the Board
Stockbroker. Robert Socha qualified as measurement and control technician and for many years held managerial positions as measurement and master electrician at major companies such as EUMIG (1975-1983), Siebdruck Hauser and Österreichische HIAG Werke AG (1983-1996). In the early 1990s, he became stock exchange and securities trader, initially working as consultant and trader, then going on to become managing director of specialized investment firms such as Brown & Lampe (2001-2003) and Winvestors (2003-2013). He was later independent consultant for Winvestors. Robert Socha was a long-standing member of Contain-Dry AG and Pristec AG’ ‘s supervisory boards and has been consultant and member of the supervisory board at Dexwet International AG since 2011.
Member of the Board & COO
Entrepreneur, management book author and developer of innovative ideas and solutions since the beginning of his career. Following his studies in law and business administration in Graz and Vienna (1994-1998), Clemens Sparowitz graduated in Vienna with an Executive-MBA in Integrated Strategy Management (2000-2005) at FHW. He started out professionally in 1996 as team leader and manager at a fundraising agency and subsequently worked as project and sales manager at a Management & IT consultant firm, then became head of marketing at a software development firm.
From 2003 through 2006, he was responsible as Manager for facility and organizational development in the rector’s office of the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences in Vienna. In 2006, Clemens Sparowitz then founded Pristec AG together with partners, a company focused on sustainable technologies, as he defined them in his book. Pristec invested early into Dexwet in the year 2006 for the first time. He was Chief Marketing and Communications Officer of Pristec AG until 2012. In 2011, Clemens Sparowitz helped found Dexwet International AG and acted as Executive Director since its formation. He has been involved in the company in the role of the President of the Company since 2014, developing and promoting a unique and sustainable technology company for the global filter industry of tomorrow.
Gregory Scott Newsome
Member of the Board & CFO
Mr. Gregory Scott Newsome has a wide experience with SMEs, having started, operated, acquired, sold, turned-around, funded, advised, mentored, brokered, invested and was a board director in numerous private and publicly traded companies, predominately in North America, Europe & South East Asian regions. Born in Virginia, USA, and traveled extensively throughout North America. He has also lived in London, England and has been living in Colombo, Sri Lanka since 2005. Mr. Newsome holds a BBA Degree in Finance with a focus on Derivative Securities and Investments from James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia, USA.
Mr. Newsome was on the forefront of electronic trading in the mid ‘ ’90’s having been an electronic trading professional, helping open trading offices around the US and presenting technical material in seminars and training classes. He authored ”SoesBook’, a technical book and reference guide for trading on the NASDAQ. He was also an expert witness on electronic trading systems and worked as a multi-exchange consultant for European and South Asian Stock Trading Firms and Exchanges. As an investor and corporate strategist, Mr. Newsome focused on price discrepancies and distressed opportunities for global hedge funds as well as his personal portfolio. Presently, Mr. Newsome & his long-time business partner, Dr. Kosala Heengama, are focused on servicing underserviced foreign markets by providing corporate advisory and financial solutions to growing SMEs who are seeking capital and have the interest to become a publicly listed company on the ‘ ‘USA’s OTC Market, NASDAQ or NYSE exchanges.
1st US Patent Applied
1st US Patent Granted
Dexwet Technology formed in Austria to produce Filters for Laser Printers
2nd Generation Patent Published
3rd patent generation Joint Patents with Novamatic for use in their Slot Machines
Dexwet International formed in Austria
All IP transferred to Dexwet International & New Synthetic Filter Development started
4th Patent granted with Certification for Heat Radiators & NASCAR Europe sponsor
Developed High-Performance Air Filter for NASCAR & First Aluminum Air Particle Filter
Death of Founder & Inventor Erich Peteln
Dexwet Holdings Corporation in the USA structured as the parent company
Roll out New Pure Air Radiator Filter but delayed by Global Pandemic COVID 19 Virus
The company enhances its focus from patented fine dust particle filter technology products to effectiveness in Airborne Pathogens