Eraneos strengthens leadership team with digital transformation expert and internal promotions

Eraneos strengthens leadership team with digital transformation expert and internal promotions

Press release

Zurich, 30 January 2024 Eraneos Switzerland is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. René Fitterer as Partner. He will spearhead the firm’s portfolio of fully integrated IT advisory service solutions for shaping broad-scale digital transformation initiatives that effect fundamental change within an organization. Alongside this strategic recruitment, Eraneos is proud to promote three internal experts to Partner positions, further demonstrating its commitment to fostering talent from within: Dr. Ansgar Schanz, Dr. Marc Raum, and Thomas David

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The appointment of Dr. René Fitterer furthers the technology and management consultancy’s emphasis on bolstering its holistic approach to shaping successful digital transformations. René Fitterer is set to apply his proven track record for market-leading expertise in ERP/enterprise applications and architecture as well as cloud transformations to take the lead – from initial consultancy and advisory, to leveraging in-house knowledge for transformation design, to managing and steering solution implementations to success.

Eraneos Switzerland’s Managing Partner, Adrian Wägli, comments, “René Fitterer brings a wealth of experience to his new role. He will work closely with Chief Information Officers (CIOs) and business executives to design and implement successful digital transformation journeys, while enabling our teams to design and manage high value solutions and architectures based on our strong in-house knowledge and cutting-edge industry expertise.”

René Fitterer emphasizes the importance of real insights in reimagining business models, stating, “Shaping and executing the digital transformation agendas of each of our clients requires expertise and insights that are the direct result of thorough experience and an innate dedication to quality. Working together with a client’s c-suite leadership is where we begin. Our teams’ focus on quality sees it through.”

Internal promotions reflect Eraneos Switzerland’s commitment to professional development

Promoting from within continues to be a cornerstone of the Eraneos philosophy and value proposition, ensuring client continuity and company success. Three individuals have been elevated to Partner positions as of 1 January 2024:  
Dr. Ansgar Schanz: Serving as a digitalization advisor since 2015, Ansgar Schanz oversees Eraneos’ support of public sector clients, focusing on migration, justice, and police. His involvement in shaping IT/digital strategies and implementing data analytics remains instrumental in strengthening the company’s continuing success in this area.  
Dr. Marc Raum: With Eraneos since 2020, Marc Raum has played a pivotal role in shaping the leadership team for local public sector clients. His expertise in business, strategy, and organizational development projects has generated lasting impact for local and international public administration clients, contributing significantly to the growth of this industry-focused group.  
Thomas David: Joining Eraneos in July 2022, Thomas David spearheads leadership initiatives in Digital Workplace, Cybersecurity, Data & AI, and Technology & Platforms. His inventive strategies and dedication to delivering value for clients by building high-performance teams resonate seamlessly with the company’s vision for global expansion.  
“We are delighted to welcome René Fitterer to our leadership team and congratulate Ansgar Schanz, Marc Raum, and Thomas David on their well-deserved promotions. These additions to our leadership reflect our dedication to ensuring excellence in digital solutions and our belief in the strength of our internal experts,” says Adrian Wägli, Managing Partner Eraneos Switzerland. 

l. to r., Adrian Wägli, René Fitterer, Ansgar Schanz, Thomas David, Marc Raum

About Eraneos Switzerland AG

Eraneos Switzerland AG (formerly AWK Group AG) is an international management & technology consulting firm, specializing in digitalization. The firm supports client organizations with digital business models and complex transformation projects and services, from strategy development through to implementation. In-house competencies focus on Strategy and M&A, Digital Business & Innovation, Organizational Excellence & Transformation, Data & AI, Cyber Security & Privacy, Sourcing Advisory, IT Advisory, and Technology & Platforms.  
Eraneos Switzerland maintains local offices in Zurich, Basel, Bern, and Lausanne, employing over 550 professionals, and is a repeated recipient of the “Great Place to Work” award. As a member of the internationally networked Eraneos Group, with locations in Germany, Austria, Spain, The Netherlands, China, Singapore, and the USA, the firm ensures clients have access to the know-how of over 1100 experienced specialists

Further information: Management & Technologie Beratung | Eraneos Switzerland and LinkedIn 

Media Relations Eraneos Switzerland
By Media Relations Eraneos Switzerland
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30 Jan 2024
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