ZENIT GmbH, founded in 1984, is a Public Private Partnership. It provides services for the benefit of companies, especially small and medium-sized enterprises, as well as universities and research institutions. Serving clients from the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, throughout Germany and abroad, ZENIT GmbH offers services tailored to individual enquiries. Embedded in the technology and innovation landscape in North Rhine-Westphalia, ZENIT GmbH maintains close links to universities, institutes, clusters and enterprises. With connections to European networks like the Enterprise Europe Network, ZENIT GmbH operates as a helping hand to link local organizations with markets abroad, offering expertise in innovation management, knowledge transfer and technology assessment as well as information on financing opportunities.