At the hybrid event, shareholders, business partners and interested investors gained valuable insights into the strategy and growth targets of the current BCM companies Palas and IHSE as well as the latest acquisition of BCM AG, the Bikeleasing Group. The guests present as well as the virtual participants had the opportunity to take part in a Q&A session.
Opening speech Marco Brockhaus, CEO BCM AG
Marco Brockhaus has been a successful investor for more than two decades. He is CEO of BCM AG which he founded in 2017 together with other team members.
Expert Session Dr. Maximilian Weiß, CEO Palas
Palas is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-precision devices for measuring, characterizing and generating particles in the air. With a multitude of patents, 96 employees and subsidiaries in Shanghai and Hong Kong, Palas develops technologically leading and certified fine dust and nanoparticle measuring instruments, aerosol spectrometers, -generators and -sensors as well as related systems and software solutions.
Expert Session Dr. Enno Littmann, CEO IHSE
IHSE is one of the global technology leaders for high-performance information technology components in the field of KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse). With 125 employees at its headquarters in Oberteuringen at Lake Constance and subsidiaries in the USA, South Korea and Singapore, IHSE develops a cross-sectional technology benefiting from an ever increasing relevance of data in any end-market and thus being fuelled by a variety of megatrends, such as autonomous driving, Industry 4.0 and networked production.
Expert Session Bastian Krause, CEO Bikeleasing
Established in 2015, BLS (www.bikeleasing.de) is a leading digital B2B leasing platform for green assets. The concept of company bikes allows employees to obtain bicycles and e-bikes, including insurance coverage, from their employers by way of gross salary conversion and therefore benefit from significant savings. The complete process, from onboarding of the B2B customer, employees ordering the bicycle from the retailer, through to the processing of damage claims is highly automated and carried out via the inhouse digital platform and mobile app.