Office location Dortmund
News 2020-01-13

io opens new office in Dortmund | News

io-consultants GmbH & Co. KG opened a new location in Dortmund, thus continuing its successful growth course.

Since January 1st 2020 the new location will be 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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Over 60 years of experience in lead consulting 

io offers consulting and planning services for the supply chain – across the board and from a single source. Established in 1958, io supports its clients from the first strategic idea through to the implementation of complex industrial projects for the supply and value chain.

Competence through close interlocking 

With its comprehensive expertise in production, logistics, SAP/IT, architecture and project management, io develops holistic solutions along the complete supply and value chain, offering an unparalleled blend of services.

Worldwide partners 

In addition to its headquarters in Heidelberg (Germany), io also has offices in other European locations (Germany: Berlin, Dortmund, Düsseldorf, Kaiserslautern, Leonberg, Leverkusen, Munich; Poland: Łódź), the USA (Bethlehem, PA), the Middle East (Dubai) and Asia (Hong Kong, Singapore).

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