Research and Development
The Art of R&D, Part 1: Keeping bright minds free to win points with completely new solutions.
The art of R&D, Part 2: Recognizing the point at which the new must become the product.
The Art of R&D, Part 3: Understanding Atreus women experts and managers as a readily available strategic and professional resource.
Project and Program Management by Atreus – Secure Solutions
Teams that lead complex projects to success.
Managers who contribute know-how and do-how.
Drivers and achievers who involve all stakeholders.
We are no strangers to complex challenges and our directors are right at home in the world of C-level decision-making. Atreus will quickly find the right, tried-and-tested people for your project, who will act and implement swiftly and decisively. At the same time, Atreus directors remain on-hand as sparring partners. Our network can also activate additional Achievers at short notice – from experts to CEOs.
We support you in challenges in research and development with the following services, among others:
Interim managers who bridge critical operational line functions along the entire value chaind c
The company has a short-term need for a proven performer in a first- or second-level line function whose rapid deployment is critical to the company’s continued success.
We quickly strengthen your team with a qualified+ interim manager – a genuine personality with leadership skills – and deliver the right person (m/f/d) for your company situation. Atreus’ hand-picked interim managers are perfectly suited to your challenge and ready for immediate deployment – nationally and internationally, on-site or remotely, as required.
A suitable Atreus approved interim manager takes on full operational responsibility for successfully securing and developing your business as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Chief HR Officer, Chief Operation Officer, Chief Information Officer, Chief Security Officer or as Head of Controlling, Finance, Purchasing, Logistics, Production, IT, Marketing, Sales, Client Service, Logistics, Production or Human Resources. As “Storm Proof Achievers,” Atreus interim managers are more than capable of tackling your special challenge. They act in a professional, thoughtful and hands-on manner that provides a perfect fit for your needs.
Program Management Officer (PMO)d c
In the context of multi-project management for all projects in the company, or a highly relevant project in one division, you are in urgent need of a temporary expert for the PMO. Internally, you lack a suitable and experienced person who can safely manage the project and lead it to success.
Our qualified+ program managers are the most experienced interim managers in the market. They distinguish themselves through leadership bringing foresight and experience in the implementation of highly relevant, even global projects. It is our passion to provide you with a suitable interim manager at short notice, who has successfully managed similar projects – and even more complex ones – multiple times before. He or she has outstanding skills, including strong communication and implementation skills, the ability to win people over and bring them along, a high level of industry understanding and intercultural expertise, combined with IT and digitization knowledge.
A proven temporary Atreus Program Manager takes on PMO responsibility and supports you in successfully managing programs in transformation situations. Whether it is a global ERP implementation, a restructuring program, efficiency improvement program, IT transformation or digital transformation of the organization and the implementation of service excellence programs or production relocations – your project is in safe hands.
Project or Program Manager Digitizationd c
You need to drive digital transformation forward, adapt your existing business processes and design new business models. Your goal is to make the company more productive, secure and future-proof, and you need to implement everything simultaneously along the value chain throughout the entire organization.
We immediately place the ideal project or program manager at your side, who will help you develop a digital strategy as well as quickly optimize existing processes or develop new products or platforms. With his or her industry expertise, innovative strength and digital know-how, s/he takes a considered, confident and focused approach. If required, we can also support your digital transformation project with additional Atreus Managers, all of them “Storm Proof Digital Achievers” who, as a well-coordinated team, pursue a single goal: getting your company on the road to digital success.
The Atreus approved Digital Expert manages your strategically important project and strengthens your teams, taking responsibility in all phases of the Digital Transformation. He or she looks at the entire spectrum of your company, from digitization and optimization of production, digitization of processes, product strategy, product-as-a-service, and innovative business models – leading your company on the digital journey to success.
Sustainability expertd c
You want to make your company more ESG-focused and integrate your environmental, social and governance goals across all business units.
We strengthen your team with an expert who is experienced in sustainability and has implemented complex projects many times over. The Atreus manager will take your entire organization along with him or her, so that sustainability becomes an integral part of your organization.
With extensive expertise and industry experience, the Atreus approved manager helps you define and implement strategies, business models, processes and technologies to achieve your sustainability goals.
Head of Supply Chaind c
You need to take immediate action because your business is affected by the explosion in raw material prices, international freight costs, shortages of materials or supply chain disruption. You need to resolve supply chain disruptions and improve delivery speed. To do so, you need an experienced temporary supply chain expert – right now.
We can provide you with an energetic Head of Supply Chain at short notice to support your teams at headquarters or across locations in Germany and abroad. The interim manager selected by Atreus will be more than up to the difficult task and knows how to pull the right levers in this critical phase. With his or her extensive experience, s/he brings calm to the organization and delivers quick solutions. If required, Atreus can also help set up and manage a task force.
The Atreus approved Supply Chain Manager can be with you immediately to improve the responsiveness and resilience of your company’s supply chains. Whether performance improvement, cost reduction, risk mitigation or sustainability improvement, the Atreus Interim Manager supports you in reorganizing and transforming your supply chains to make them more crisis-proof and socially responsible. The focus is equally on digitized processes as a means to create added transparency for all stakeholders. This minimizes the risk of delivery bottlenecks and failures. Client satisfaction is increased through on-time delivery and also the satisfaction of your employees via clearly defined and transparent processes.