From digital mobility to digital analytics, we help companies in the automotive sector
The automotive industry is currently undergoing the most significant change in its more than one-hundred-year history. We support our customers in successfully shaping change and emerging stronger from the radical changes taking place. Our consulting services include the design and implementation of new business models in digital services and mobility, as well as a strong focus on the optimization of business processes in operational excellence and digital innovation.
Our customers include many of the world's leading automotive companies - OEMs, suppliers, dealer chains as well as mobility service providers.
By using BearingPoint’s Inventory Navigator, a global automotive supplier client benefits from a sustainable inventory optimization approach resulting in full cost transparency for logistics planners and material managers. This empowers them to make data-driven decisions, adapt to changing market demands, and achieve an inventory level that meets liquidity constraints and targeted service levels.
The premium electric vehicle manufacturer, Polestar, needed to get a clear view of its sustainability strategy and to prioritize initiatives, while aligning them to its global strategy. By leveraging sustainability expertise and best practices, BearingPoint helped Polestar to define a strategic roadmap that enables their supply chain to increase climate neutrality, circularity, transparency, and cultural inclusion for a green future.
BMW France, alongside a strategic BMW Group Salesforce project, wanted to enhance the buying process for their customers and better enable the dealerships to manage their client portfolio. Following a close collaboration with BearingPoint, BMW France gained a tailored solution that benefits them, the dealerships, and the customers.
Software Over The Air (SOTA) is a transformative technology that will radically change the way that the automotive industry delivers vehicle maintenance and software upgrades. The ability to deliver updates and fixes remotely has huge benefits in terms of cost saving, improved user experience and potential new revenue streams. With our comprehensive, modular approach from strategy to results, we at BearingPoint support OEMs to realize the full potential of SOTA.
In its new study, BearingPoint analyzed and evaluated the online offerings of leading automotive manufacturers in the US, China, and Europe and their online sales readiness in the respective markets. The analysis shows that OEMs serve the major markets and customer touchpoints very differently. The offerings between volume and premium manufacturers are qualitatively comparable. Electric car manufacturer Tesla stands out from the other OEMs due to its presence in all markets and sophisticated online sales offerings.