As part of a move to expand its range of services beyond technology consulting, Qvest Group has acquired a majority stake in macc, which specialises in business and organisational consulting as well as in training and coaching teams and individuals in organisational change management topics.


Nöthen: ‘We are now in a position to provide companies with targeted and tailored support for change processes’

The core competencies of macc cover strategy and organisational development as well as the successful design of change processes. The range of services comprises every aspect from corporate innovation and digitalisation to all subjects of change and culture management as well as training and coaching for employee and executive development. macc also supports companies in optimising their business success by taking a customer-centric view in tailored sales and service excellence programmes.

“At the Qvest Group, we have always been engaged in innovation and technology-driven industries. Preparing companies for technology transformation on an infrastructural level is part of our key focus in the areas of consulting and systems integration. Our new partnership with macc further expands this range of services at a neuralgic point. With the extended competency in innovation management, we are now in a position to provide companies with targeted and tailored support for change processes in the strategic, organisational and operational areas such as in the context of digitalisation and cloudification strategies,” said Peter Nöthen, CEO of Qvest Group.

Bernward Mönch, partner and managing director at macc, said: “We are very pleased about gaining the Qvest Group as a strong partner for the further development of macc. The Qvest Group complements our organisational know-how with its expertise in technology consulting. We see great potential in complementing each other’s portfolios.

“Together, we are able to provide companies with holistic and co-ordinated support in the domains of strategy and organisational development along with technological transformation. Especially when it comes to consulting and the implementation of digital readiness, companies will benefit tremendously from this bundled know-how.”

macc is based in Bonn and currently employs 30 people with a team of around 25 consultants. As part of the transaction, Qvest Group has acquired a majority stake in the macc companies moench + associates GmbH and macc training GmbH.