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Scaling The Startup To Success, Connecting You To Funders , A Mentor Team With Expertise, Aligning Teams To Deliver , Connect To A Global Network, We Deliver Tangible Results, Can We Help Your Business Thrive?

Welcome to XPinnovates. Leading Business Advisory & Consultancy Practice. 

What We Do

Identify opportunities for growth within the business.
Connect you with mentors & advisers.
Assist you to improve your finances and funding.
Provide corporate governance & procedures.

The only thing worse than starting something and failing…       is not starting something.

Accelerators Delivered
Startups Accelerated
Seed Investment


Diane and her team provide us with great guidance and drive.  They genuinely share the passion for our success. From…More

Hannah WrixonGet The Shifts

Xcell Partners are an expert team with extensive business knowledge. Their practical advice helped The Present Tree define and focus…More

Catherine Cunningham The Present Tree

Mark was a great source of level-headed advice in the early stages of setting up our business. His input and…More

Diarmuid Moloney
Rotor Videos

‘Not only did Diane provide excellent advice and direction during our initial US market analysis but she gave us outstanding…More

Vincent Ryan, Executive Vice President Changing Worlds

Xcell have great knowledge, advice and direction. Having their support and guidance got us manufacturing and to market much quicker…More

Clare MedlandRolltack

‘XP were instrumental in setting up some key meetings for us during a recent business trip to San Francisco and…More

Kevin McGrath

Mark has always been an excellent adviser to my business, he has a wealth of experience in sales/mentoring.  His assistance…More

Jason McKenna

‘Diane approaches problems and solutions in an efficient and intelligent manner. She is a driven contributor always striving to exceed…More

Don O’Brien, CEO
Dontel Consulting Inc.

‘Diane has been a trusted advisor to Openet and helped us establish some key relationships. She is very commercially focused.’

Niall Norton, CEO, Openet Telecom Group

Mark was a great mentor and advisor during my time on Northern Ireland's premier business start up programme - Propel.…More

Franz Schlindwein

‘Xcell Partners did a great job. As a result of Diane's teams work in one area we re thought our overall…More

Mick Daw, Managing Director PrisymID

Mark is an extremely knowledgeable consultant, entrepreneur and business adviser to start-up companies. He is a pleasure to work with…More

Celine Magill
Startup Companies Are Changing Our Economy

The startup community is a place for innovators, dreamers and change-makers. The new technologies and companies that have evolved from global centres of innovation are disrupting the way we live, and work. 

Businesses now need to innovate and develop their staff in quicker and smarter ways. We have learnt from the Lean Startup movement and witnessed how Design Thinking is now central to creative innovation.  Startup thinking is now changing the way mainstream businesses build for the future.

Over the years we have worked with some amazing startups, shared stories of  success, but importantly, made some great friends. 

Ruach Music

At what age did you think of starting a business? Brought up…



See.Sense is a cycling technology and data company that helps make cycling…



The Farmvet app VetIMPRESS provides insights and intelligence for farm vets and…


Rotor Videos

Rotor saw a problem, and set out to build the solution. They…



Paul Hamill has worked in the music industry for over 20 years…

Corporate Clients and Partners

For over a decade we have engaged with and provided services to a number of leading global technology players, government agencies and investors. 

News & Blog
07Mar 19

Our CoffeeClub Kicks Off

We had the honour of hosting our first networking event this week. We coined it the 'CoffeeClub', not because we have any real passion for coffee, but its usually a…

05Dec 18

The Scaleup Challenge

Starting a business is easy, but getting a venture to a state where it can trade successfully, on a profitable sustainable basis is difficult. Even after taking in rounds of…


We call it startupINNOVATION®

At XPinnovates we connect the world of startup development and corporate innovation.

At its heart the startup community is a place for innovators, dreamers and change-makers. The new technologies and companies that have sprung up from the global centres of innovation are disrupting the way we live and work.

We are specialists in developing the human and financial capital placed into startups. More..

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