Prof. Harald Kopp

Born in 1968

A levels at the Albeck Gymnasium Sulz (Neckar)

Master in economics Science at Tübingen University

Certified SAP Consultant

International experience in Europe, USA und Asia

Long-term experience in international virtual colaboration


HUGO BOSS AG, Metzingen

  • Projects in the fields of warehouse management and distribution; implementing of warehouse management systems
  • Head of the raw material warehouse with the responsibility to expand capacities inhouse and with outsourcing

Novasoft AG (Cyber Novasoft), Heidelberg:

  • SAP Consultant for logistics execution and sales and distribution in automotive and manufacturing industries
  • SAP Roll-Outs

Festo AG  Co. KG, Esslingen  

  • SAP Project Manager for roll-outs, process optimization and SAP-upgrades

Furtwangen University – Faculty for business administration and engineering (since 2004):

  • Professor for IT-Management, Controlling (Management Accounting) and Business Development
  • Dean of studies for the MBA course in Sales & Service Engineering (2005-2012)

Technology Services Industry Association, San Diego USA (since 2012)

  • Service research to identify trends and best practices to offer smart services for OEMs and the creation of successful service strategies
  • Head of the „Industrial Equipment Advisory Board“ the TSIA with leading industrial equipment companies in the USA and Europe
  • Speaker on the Technology Services World conferences

Member of the Advisory Board of the analytic startups YOUTILIGENT Smart Solutions LTD, Tel Aviv (since 2020)

  • Business Development and Business Process Management for a AI-based cloud solution

Selected project experience:

  • Creation of a roadmap for the digital transformation
  • Reengineering and digitization of processes along the value chain
  • Analysis of activity and process costs
  • Development of a digital value chain to deliver smart services and to create new revenue streams
  • Building and implementing of service and cloud business models
  • Selection of ERP and CRM systems and industry 4.0 applications