Paxis Ceramics

Paxis develops and manufactures specialty solutions for high end ballistic armor employing state of the art ceramic materials. Paxis serves the body armor, aircraft, marine and vehicle armoring market.


Paxis is a world leader in design and manufacturing of customized systems, modules and parts fabricated from various advanced ceramics. Specific formulations and customizations are designed to solve for our customer’s armor requirements and industrial application specifications, in the most cost effective manner.

Custom-built Advanced Solutions

The distinctive properties of Paxis advanced ceramic materials satisfy the needs for the most demanding applications. Paxis solutions are based on a broad portfolio of materials offering exceptional properties, as well as advanced forming technologies, high quality, and commitment to customer satisfaction.

Quality Oriented

Paxis’s unparalleled commitment to continuous improvement, customer satisfaction and overall quality, make it a perfect partner for ceramic development projects, especially where novel, out of the box solutions are required. Paxis offers fully documented traceability from raw material to end product, with each unit serially numbered. Many of our products and procedures are patented and we are ISO9001:2015 certified.

Loyal Customer Base

Over 50% of Paxis customers are recurring, among them defense integrators, contractors and fabricators from the USA, Germany, Australia, France, Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia, Israel and more.


Itzhak Mutzary – Founder, CEO-(Ret. Ltc. IDF) M.Sc., MBA, LL.B., held major positions in defense companies.

Gigi Simovich – Founder, CTO. B.Sc. Aeronautical Engineering. Renowned expert in material, ballistic and armor science

Dov Horowitz – Experienced serial entrepreneur in technology, manufacturing, CleanTech and real estate. BA, MA, MBA


Paxis has a number of partners in R&D projects and collaboration for the development of our bespoke products.

R&D Projects & Collaboration

Ben Gurion University


Hebrew University / Bezalel


Israeli Ministry of Defense


Source Tactical Gear


Israel Space Agency

ELOP  – Elbit Systems

Paxis develops and manufactures specialty solutions for high end ballistic armor employing state of the art metal ceramic materials.

Paxis is the only local active company in this field, alongside a handful of major global companies. Paxis has several patents and is ISO9001 certified. 



Defense & Armor

Industry Applications

Technology & Materials