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02. April 2020

PwC Germany joins ADAMOS as eighth shareholder

PwC Germany joins ADAMOS as eighth shareholder

The auditing and consulting firm PwC Deutschland has acquired a 12.5 percent stake in ADAMOS GmbH. With this acquisition, ADAMOS now has an eighth shareholder in addition to DMG MORI, Dürr, Software AG, ZEISS, ASM PT, ENGEL Austria and the KARL MAYER Group. In total, ADAMOS comprises of more than 30 partners pursuing a common goal: to establish an ecosystem in which integrated solutions for the mechanical and plant engineering sector and its clients can be designed, developed, sold and deployed.

  • PwC Germany now holds a 12.5 percent stake in ADAMOS GmbH as its eighth, and equal, shareholder.
  • With the investment of PwC Germany, ADAMOS underlines its success in digital collaboration in mechanical and plant engineering.

PwC Germany is striving to create confidence in digital transformation, helping companies to digitalise, align their business models, operational processes, organisational structures and customer experiences. ADAMOS offers a unique combination of technology and community, openness, and neutrality with a focus on mechanical and plant engineering: This makes it the ideal partner for PwC Germany. With ADAMOS HUB and Store, the partner network and the IIoT platform, ADAMOS creates a digital ecosystem for the industries around machine, component and plant construction.

​​​​​PwC Germanys investment in ADAMOS GmbH and the resulting development of ADAMOS solutions fits well with PwC Germany’s digital portfolio.

Ralf W. Dieter, Chairman of the ADAMOS Advisory Board and CEO of Dürr AG, emphasizes: “Digitalization in mechanical engineering is only possible in cooperation with strong partners. The digital transformation is a challenging task that should not be tackled by every company alone. With ADAMOS, we established an open, digital ecosystem for industry in 2017, which we consistently implemented and further developed. PwC Germany has been advising industrial and manufacturing companies on the digital transformation for many years and will thus strengthen ADAMOS.”

ADAMOS was founded as a strategic alliance for Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet of Things. ADAMOS connects companies from industry, IT and Consulting and thus creates one of the most important prerequisites for establishing a sustainably successful Industry 4.0 platform. Dr. Marco Link as well as Dr. Tim Busse, Managing Directors at ADAMOS, are looking forward collaborating with PwC: "With PwC Germany, its view on the industry and its expertise in transformation processes, we have a shareholder who is a strong multiplier for ADAMOS. With innovative solutions we will continue to drive digitalization forward."

All eight companies hold equal shares in ADAMOS GmbH, based in Darmstadt. They contribute their industry knowledge, their innovative IT know-how and also existing solutions. In addition to the shareholders, the following partners, among others, work together with ADAMOS: WEBER Maschinenbau, Mahr, ILLIG Maschinenbau, Oerlikon Textile, Mayer & Cie., Schlenker Spannwerkzeuge, Wittenstein SE, TREIF Maschinenbau, Geico, the Neuenhauser Group, Manz, anacision, elunic, Ganteführer, iSAX, J2C, logicline, MeetNow!, nterra and DITF.


About PwC

PwC sees it as its job to build social trust and solve important problems. More than 276,000 employees in 157 countries contribute to this with high-quality, sector-specific services in the areas of auditing, tax and management consulting.

The term PwC refers to the PwC network and/or one or more of the legally independent network companies.