Bechtle AG receives award for sustainable growth.

Consultancy company, Accenture, and newspaper, DIE WELT have been publishing their list of Germany’s 500 largest corporations for the last eleven years. Three of these were honoured by the high-calibre jury for their sustainable growth over the past seven years and their future viability. This year, Bechtle secured second place.

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“It was an honour for me to accept the prize on behalf of the entire Bechtle team at the venerable journalists’ club in Berlin. I’d like to congratulate United Internet and Infineon Technologies on first and third place respectively”, says Dr Thomas Olemotz, CEO, Bechtle AG.


This year’s Top 500 awards once again honour outstanding German companies who have been able to boost profits and revenues through organic growth and acquisitions. When selecting the three winners, the jury considered criteria such as growth development, innovativeness, solid and value-adding business models as well as successful globalisation strategies. “The award-winning companies represent fundamental changes in the economy, standing for modernity and digitalisation”, said member of the jury, Thomas Exner, Executive Editor, WeltN24, in his speech,


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From left to right:

Frank Riemensperger, Chairman of the Board, Accenture Deutschland; Bernd Hops, Head of External Communications, Infineon Technologies; Mathias Brandes, Head of Corporate Communications, United Internet; Dr Thomas Olemotz, CEO, Bechtle AG; Thomas Exner, Executive Editor, WeltN24 GmbH.




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Published on Nov 15, 2019.