Press Release

GBTEC and BDO IT Enter Strategic Cooperation in Process Management and GRC

GBTEC AG and the BDO IT GmbH form a strategic cooperation to jointly boost the sectors Business Process Management (BPM) and Governance, Risk & Compliance.

Bochum, July 18, 2018 – Andreas Stemick, chairman of the board of BDO IT GmbH, and Gregor Greinke, chairman of GBTEC Software + Consulting AG, have signed the according agreement regarding a strategic cooperation. It combines the strengths of both companies and enables an optimal coverage of software development and all-encompassing services. Customers will soon profit from the joint portfolio of both companies in the areas of Business Process Management (BPM) and Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC).

As manufacturer of the BPM suite BIC Cloud, GBTEC will contribute with its long-year expertise in process and risk management. An essential part of the cooperation is the new solution BIC Cloud GRC by GBTEC. This powerful workflow engine automates GRC processes, it is available to users as a public cloud, private cloud or on-premises. Supporting the usability of the solution, BDO IT offers consulting, planning, conception and support for the technological as well as organizational implementation. The company is leading specialist for digital transformation and complex IT-projects.

The cooperation is basis for the optimum application of existing synergies, says Greinke: “We are glad to deepen our joint activities with the new strategic cooperation. The trust that BDO IT puts into us is proof of the quality of our products and services. BDO IT has a large customer base with high demand in process-oriented solutions. With the cooperation, we can offer even better services and products to our customers as well as the clients of BDO IT.“

Understanding business processes digitally is a core requirement for clients according to Stemick: “The organizational fields of action process management and GRC are becoming significantly more important through increasing internal and external needs and demands. Thus, it is very important for us to include the BPM suite BIC Cloud into our portfolio. With GBTEC as our partner, we have won one of the market leaders with excellent competencies. The powerful BPM suite BIC has won us over quickly and in all regards, it will play a central role in our customer projects in the future.“



The BDO IT GmbH, a company of BDO AG Accounting, offers customers from seven locations with currently 100 employees a comprehensive solution and service portfolio in the development of IT and IT-supported organizational processes. Additionally, BDO IT delivers consulting and support for the technological and organizational implementation as well as in the operation of complex IT-landscapes. For further information, visit


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