io-consultants and io-DigitalSolutions open new office in Dortmund

Heidelberg - 13.1.2020

On 1 October 2019, the world's leading technical planning and consulting company io-consultants and its subsidiary, io-DigitalSolutions, opened a new location in Dortmund and thus continues a successful growth course. Since January 1st 2020 the new location is managed by Dr. Frank Czaja.

"With our new office in Dortmund we would like to strengthen our market presence in the Rhine-Ruhr region in order to provide our clients with the best possible local support and to be able to better exploit local market opportunities", explains Thomas Kilimann, Managing Director of io-consultants. The foundation of the new location is the result and continuation of successful customer projects in the areas of production and logistics planning, pharmaceutical/biotech planning as well as IT/SAP consulting and architecture.

The office in Dortmund has been managed by Dr. Frank Czaja since January 1st 2020. In addition to practical experience in the operational management of logistics centers, training and further education competence as professor and dean of a university for logistics and economics, Dr. Czaja has many years of entrepreneurial experience in the logistics industry.

"As a convinced Dortmund native, I am pleased to be able to contribute to the further positive development of the Rhine-Ruhr logistics region and neighbouring countries with the new location in Germany's largest conurbation and to be able to offer the product portfolio from strategy consulting to planning and implementation to start-up management of complex industrial projects to companies based here even more effectively", says Dr. Frank Czaja about the expanded activities. "We are pleased to push ahead with the expansion of our locations and look forward to this business development in a positive light. With Frank Czaja, we have gained a proven expert in the supply chain for the further expansion of our company," adds Thomas Kilimann. Employees of io-DigitalSolutions are also integrated in the new office location in order to strengthen the regional presence for all SAP and IT-relevant tasks.

Dr. Frank Czaja ( will be happy to provide further information about the Dortmund office and our projects.


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