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BCG Platinion

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What we do

Our work transforms strategies into strategic implementations for a wide variety of industries.

“We combine deep industry expertise with up-to-date technology insight.”

WE ARE BROUGHT IN TO SOLVE THE MOST COMPLEX PROBLEMSOUR CLIENTS ARE FACING

BCG Platinion expertise covers a broad set of industries to best serve our clients. Even within related industries, such as banking and insurance, the differences in specific requirements and industry technologies are significant factors in our project work.

By delivering industry-specific expertise and knowledge, we turn every engagement into a success. The industries listed below are a curated sample. Please contact us for references or insights into other industries.

practice area

banking

Financial service providers face unparalleled pressure from new technologies such as block chain and big data – and are further threatened by new market dynamics in the form of FinTechs.

We work with leading international finance firms to solve their most complex and pressing challenges.

See how we have helped our banking industry clients

  • Managed large-scale IT platform renewal for major bank mergers in Germany
  • Supported extensive digital transformations with agile IT methods in Austria and the Netherlands
  • Analyzed and improved core banking systems for clients in Europe and Middle East
  • Enhanced digital technology platform strategy for major banks in Switzerland
  • Optimized architecture for leading international U.S.-based credit card provider
  • Prototyped technology architecture and cloud strategy for a premier global bank based in London
  • Developed technical disintegration scenarios aligned with regulatory requirements in Italy

practice area

consumer Goods

Consumer goods business models are disrupted by digital technologies. We fortify capabilities critical to digital transformation – such as mobile customer communications, supplier networks and digital marketing.

We engage with consumer goods companies ranging from production to tourism, to solve emerging challenges in IT architectures, apps, processes and more.

See how we have helped our consumer industry clients

  • Analyzed retail sector IT service provider to improve digital capabilities such as architecture management
  • Developed digital sales and service platform concept for international airline group, including architecture design and implementation planning
  • Implemented customer-oriented digital architecture for a detergents and cleaners producer
  • Developed cross-channel digital target architecture for a rail company’s customer-specific travel support
  • Introduced an enterprise architecture management function at a British airline
  • Conducted technical due diligence for private equity firm with various companies in tourism sector

practice area

Energy

Renewable energy and other economic trends combined with the latest technologies – sensors, analytics, robotics, and digitalization – pressure energy companies to become more efficient and effective.

For over 15 years we have supported global energy companies with industry-specific solutions from IT architecture to transformation along the entire value chain.

See how we have helped our energy industry clients

  • Managed technology platform transformation in German energy trading
  • Planned and implemented commodity trading joint-venture for Japan and Europe
  • Managed digital transformation of an energy producer and network operator in Italy
  • Adopted overarching project management for top Middle Eastern power company
  • Developed digitized core processes for distribution system operator in Germany
  • Optimized back-office functions of a major London-based energy trader

practice area

industrial goods & Automotive

Factory of the Future. Digital Supply Chain. These massive technological trends disrupt industrial goods companies more than ever.

Our sector-specific expertise – in automotive, engineered products, mining, transportation and more – helps our clients’ master digital disruption and overcome technological obstacles.

See how we have helped our industrial industry and automotive clients

  • Introduced data management capabilities for leading German car manufacturer to evaluate and leverage their data landscape
  • Assessed IT health and digital maturity for a leading logistics and postal company
  • Managed large-scale HR transformation for a prominent German industrial goods group
  • Developed a concept for the IT landscape of a luxury carmaker
  • Defined a new IT strategy in passenger transport for a railway client
  • Developed IT application strategy for an international pharmaceutical wholesaler and retailer

practice area

Insurance

Our insurance industry experts help companies leverage powerful technologies and innovations to master the disruption of traditional paradigms due to digitalization and market trends… from agile methods to AI.

We empower insurance companies to seize competitive advantage. We also offer a widely-used independent Insurance Architecture Benchmarking prognosis with KPI-based insights.

See how we have helped our insurance industry clients

  • Designed technology architecture solutions and transformation projects for all insurance sectors: life and pension; property and accident; health; reinsurance
  • Managed projects on IT strategy, IT architecture, transformation, organization, performance
  • Developed IT strategy and professionalized central IT processes
  • Tested architecture for central claims platform development
  • Streamlined virtual workplace for 80K users, including service desk offshoring
  • Standardized the IT system across 12 Eastern European countries

practice area

Technology, Media & Telecommunications

As infrastructure providers, TMT companies are forced to adapt to rapidly changing business models due to digital disruption.

Our expert teams with deep industry experience help telecoms tackle quadruple play integrations (fixed-line, mobile, Internet, VOD) and for publishers, to optimize delivery and payment models.

See how we have helped our TMT industry clients

  • Developed target application landscape for a telecommunications group in Asia
  • Optimized software development process for a leading European integrator
  • Consolidated IT site for a pay-TV provider in Southern Europe
  • Developed agile customer journey concepts for telecom group’s B2B portal
  • Optimized IT cost allocation for European publishing house
  • Managed IT transformation for two international software manufacturers
Banking
Consumer Goods
Energy
Industrial Goods & Automotive
Insurance
Technology, Media & Telecommunications

practice area

banking

Financial service providers face unparalleled pressure from new technologies such as block chain and big data – and are further threatened by new market dynamics in the form of FinTechs.

We work with leading international finance firms to solve their most complex and pressing challenges.

See how we have helped our banking industry clients

  • Managed large-scale IT platform renewal for major bank mergers in Germany
  • Supported extensive digital transformations with agile IT methods in Austria and the Netherlands
  • Analyzed and improved core banking systems for clients in Europe and Middle East
  • Enhanced digital technology platform strategy for major banks in Switzerland
  • Optimized architecture for leading international U.S.-based credit card provider
  • Prototyped technology architecture and cloud strategy for a premier global bank based in London
  • Developed technical disintegration scenarios aligned with regulatory requirements in Italy

practice area

consumer Goods

Consumer goods business models are disrupted by digital technologies. We fortify capabilities critical to digital transformation – such as mobile customer communications, supplier networks and digital marketing.

We engage with consumer goods companies ranging from production to tourism, to solve emerging challenges in IT architectures, apps, processes and more.

See how we have helped our consumer industry clients

  • Analyzed retail sector IT service provider to improve digital capabilities such as architecture management
  • Developed digital sales and service platform concept for international airline group, including architecture design and implementation planning
  • Implemented customer-oriented digital architecture for a detergents and cleaners producer
  • Developed cross-channel digital target architecture for a rail company’s customer-specific travel support
  • Introduced an enterprise architecture management function at a British airline
  • Conducted technical due diligence for private equity firm with various companies in tourism sector

practice area

Energy

Renewable energy and other economic trends combined with the latest technologies – sensors, analytics, robotics, and digitalization – pressure energy companies to become more efficient and effective.

For over 15 years we have supported global energy companies with industry-specific solutions from IT architecture to transformation along the entire value chain.

See how we have helped our energy industry clients

  • Managed technology platform transformation in German energy trading
  • Planned and implemented commodity trading joint-venture for Japan and Europe
  • Managed digital transformation of an energy producer and network operator in Italy
  • Adopted overarching project management for top Middle Eastern power company
  • Developed digitized core processes for distribution system operator in Germany
  • Optimized back-office functions of a major London-based energy trader

practice area

industrial goods & Automotive

Factory of the Future. Digital Supply Chain. These massive technological trends disrupt industrial goods companies more than ever.

Our sector-specific expertise – in automotive, engineered products, mining, transportation and more – helps our clients’ master digital disruption and overcome technological obstacles.

See how we have helped our industrial industry and automotive clients

  • Introduced data management capabilities for leading German car manufacturer to evaluate and leverage their data landscape
  • Assessed IT health and digital maturity for a leading logistics and postal company
  • Managed large-scale HR transformation for a prominent German industrial goods group
  • Developed a concept for the IT landscape of a luxury carmaker
  • Defined a new IT strategy in passenger transport for a railway client
  • Developed IT application strategy for an international pharmaceutical wholesaler and retailer

practice area

Insurance

Our insurance industry experts help companies leverage powerful technologies and innovations to master the disruption of traditional paradigms due to digitalization and market trends… from agile methods to AI.

We empower insurance companies to seize competitive advantage. We also offer a widely-used independent Insurance Architecture Benchmarking prognosis with KPI-based insights.

See how we have helped our insurance industry clients

  • Designed technology architecture solutions and transformation projects for all insurance sectors: life and pension; property and accident; health; reinsurance
  • Managed projects on IT strategy, IT architecture, transformation, organization, performance
  • Developed IT strategy and professionalized central IT processes
  • Tested architecture for central claims platform development
  • Streamlined virtual workplace for 80K users, including service desk offshoring
  • Standardized the IT system across 12 Eastern European countries

practice area

Technology, Media & Telecommunications

As infrastructure providers, TMT companies are forced to adapt to rapidly changing business models due to digital disruption.

Our expert teams with deep industry experience help telecoms tackle quadruple play integrations (fixed-line, mobile, Internet, VOD) and for publishers, to optimize delivery and payment models.

See how we have helped our TMT industry clients

  • Developed target application landscape for a telecommunications group in Asia
  • Optimized software development process for a leading European integrator
  • Consolidated IT site for a pay-TV provider in Southern Europe
  • Developed agile customer journey concepts for telecom group’s B2B portal
  • Optimized IT cost allocation for European publishing house
  • Managed IT transformation for two international software manufacturers