h&z stands for consulting with brain, heart and hand - since 1997. With offices in Munich, Düsseldorf, Dubai, Hamburg, Paris, Vienna and Zurich, the company is one of Europe's leading management consultancies with a focus on Business Strategy & Optimization, Sales, Service, Product & Technology, Purchasing and Supply Chain as well as Training. 20 of the Dax 30 companies as well as numerous medium-sized companies are among the customers. 98 percent of them commission h&z on a recurring basis. As a member of the Transformation Alliance, h&z is part of a worldwide network with over 420 consultants at 13 locations.
h&z has been repeatedly awarded the Great Place to Work seal of approval as the best employer in Germany. In 2012, h&z was awarded the title of Hidden Champion in Business Excellence by the business magazine Capital in cooperation with the Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für Management und Beratung (WGMB).
For more than eight years, h&z and the IST Innovations-Institut have jointly organized the annual management circle "Strategic Management Perspectives" in Munich. Executives from corporations and SMEs present and discuss strategic management topics with a focus on new business models and business innovations. Professor Joachim Scheide, head of the Kiel Institute for the World Economy and former co-author of the autumn report, was always present. From 2015, his successor, Prof. Dr. Stefan Kooths, will continue this tradition. He explains the latest economic forecasts and their consequences for overall economic development.