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Porsche Consulting opens new subsidiary in BrazilBietigheim based consultancy expands international business in South America
Stuttgart/São Paulo. With the founding of a second international subsidiary,
Bissingen, Germany, and is in its 16th year of operation, has consistently remained true to its international growth course. After opening a branch office in Italy,
The Bietigheim based consultancy, a subsidiary of Dr. Ing. h.c. F.
“Brazilian companies are frequently very well positioned when it comes to strategy and financial management. But I see potential for improving processes in administration, increasing quality, and, above all, in interacting with suppliers. In these areas, there is often a great deal of capital not being utilized,” according to Weiblen, who now intends to analyze local requirements more intensively.
Clients from Brazil have relied on the German experts for lean processes since 2006 and clients from Argentina have been benefiting from their services since 2008. The 12-member founding team in Sao Paulo is made up of Brazilian and German employees who have, on the average, eight years of experience working in a wide variety of industries. Heading up the founding team is Jürgen Lochner (44). He has been with
Lochner would like to increase the success of South American companies by making them “leaner, more flexible, and efficient.” The company will initially focus on manufacturing companies, but its target groups also include the construction industry, hospitals, as well as the transport and logistics sector.
Worldwide, a total of 222 employees from