For a quarter century, we have been successfully transforming value chains, living and mastering disruptive innovation and helping our clients succeed. Find the top achievements and successful milestones of our 25-year company history summarized here.
Transforming Value Chains since 1996
25 Years CAMELOT: Redefining what’s possible, creating what’s next
CAMELOT’s founding members, previous employees of McKinsey, SAP and IDS Scheer, get together at Hotel Ritter in Heidelberg/Germany and come to the following conclusion: our customers need integrated management, process and IT consultancy. CAMELOT Consulting Group is founded providing a holistic solution from one source as an answer to the previous two-part business process reengineering projects.
In the first project, CAMELOT leads and manages the retransformation of Ciba Specialty Chemicals with new central organizational setups, new regional processes and responsibilities, and the most innovative technology platform at the time.
1997 – 2001
By introducing SAP SCM/ APO in 1999, CAMELOT helps the former HMR, i.e. today’s Sanofi Aventis to enter new territory in the pharmaceutical production environment.
In a world-class post-merger integration speed (12 months), we support in 2001 the supply chain integration and the central order desk implementation based on newly SAP technology at Basell, today’s LyondellBasell.
2003 – 2005
2003 is full of highlights; we move to larger premises in Mannheim and open an office in Cologne.
The first project with AstraZeneca in 2003 is the start of a trustful relationship which still continues today.
In 2005, we register further success, especially in Master Data Management and Procurement. Also, we open our office in Munich.
2007 – 2011
In 2007, the Camelot Innovative Technologies Lab (Camelot ITLab) is founded, consolidating the IT competencies and solution developments of the CAMELOT Consulting Group.
CAMELOT Consulting Group continues its expansion in 2007 by opening an office in Switzerland and expanding its services in Value Chain Management with a focus on Logistics.
With Tchibo Supply Chain Transformation in 2009 we create a best practice in the consumer goods and retail industry.
2010 – 2012
In 2010, CAMELOT Management Consultants – successor of Camelot IDPro – becomes the new brand of the CAMELOT Consulting Group.
We continue our expansion by opening an office in Dubai in 2011.
In 2012, we are honored with the ‘Best of Consulting’ award for the first time. CAMELOT Management Consultants is awarded the ‘Supply Chain Management’ category for its LEAN Supply Chain Visibility (LSCV) project at AstraZeneca.
2014 – 2016
In 2014, we enter into a cooperation with Mannheim Business School with a joint part-time MBA in International SCM. Just one example of our strong university partnerships.
In the same year, our Master Data Management Transformation Program at Merck defines the new industry best practice – through the consequent application of innovative concepts and the first global implementation of SAP-MDG.
We expand with CAMELOT Management Consultants and Camelot IT Lab with new offices in Philadelphia, PA/USA.
Development of the Camelot LEAN Suite in 2016. It fully complies with the requirements of the Demand Driven Institute and is the first Demand-Driven solution worldwide based on SAP technology.
Hypertrust Patient Data Care is founded as a spin-off of CAMELOT Consulting Group. With Hypertrust X-Chain, we offer an innovative scalable solution for orchestrating the complex supply chain of Advanced & Personalized Therapies.
The renowned analyst firm ALM recognizes CAMELOT as a digital consulting leader for supply chain management.
CAMELOT develops the Avatar, the platform for our systems of differentiation and systems of intelligence, which helps companies to master the decision-relevant complexity in value chain networks, cross-silos, cross-layers, end-to-end, and in real-time.
Leveraging our new consulting offerings for sustainable value chains, CAMELOT launches a co-innovation partnership for GreenMind² in e-commerce with Engelhorn, the University of Mannheim, and the SAP Innovation Center Network.
We continue our course of expansion and open a new office in Hamburg’s HafenCity.
With the takeover of technology start-up PulseShift, CAMELOT takes organizational change management to new data-driven levels of effectiveness.
In 2019, SAP and Camelot ITLab officially announce their co-development partnership for SAP Integrated Business Planning for Demand-Driven Replenishment.