d.velop Gartner Visionary

Visionaries for your company!

Only those who leave the beaten track have the potential to become better.



in the d.velop group



in the d.velop network

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Knowledge is the key to success.

The d.velop Group believes that the long-term success of companies and organizations of any kind decisively depends on their ability to access and share their entire technical, organizational and social know-how with ease – in the required format and anywhere internally and externally.

That’s why we’re helping our customers to reach their full potential by providing digital services that connect people to one another and that comprehensively simplify and redesign processes and operations.

d.velop in the Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ (CSP)

International analyst house Gartner® positioned d.velop as a Visionary in the current Magic Quadrant™ in the area of Content Services Platform.

The d.velop Group

International subsidiaries, participations and branches as well as about 750 employees form the d.velop group together with d.velop AG. Solid, commercial actions as well as cooperation in partnership with all parties involved are the basis for the work of d.velop.

With a regional or thematic focus, the members of the d.velop group are competent local contacts for specific topics related to document management and digitization.

A worldwide network of more than 350 partner companies rounds off d.velop’s competence network and offers first-hand know-how and service. Also at your site.

Offices of the d.velop Group

  • Gescher (The headquarters on the d.velop campus)
  • Bocholt (The experts around automatic classification)
  • Hong Kong (Digital transformation in the Far East)
  • Kiel (The chamber experts in the north)
  • London (Digitalization Excellence on the Thames)
  • Meppen (The eGovernment experts)
  • Münster (Collaboration and coworking space)
  • Osnabrück (The branch office at the digital hub of Lower Saxony)
  • Salem (The branch office in the border triangle)
  • Sulzbach (The industry experts in the Taunus region)
  • Vienna (The digitalization Experts in Austria)

Innovation center in the heart of the Münsterland region.

As an international company with strong regional roots, d.velop is actively driving the expansion of the Münsterland region as a business location forward with the d.velop campus. That’s why d.velop is supporting numerous local and national initiatives for expanding digital infrastructure, and is a pioneer in conceptualizing and introducing digital civil rights. Communication with schools and universities is also being pushed to prepare young people for vocational careers and cultivate new talent.

Christoph Pliete
Founder, Board Member and Chief Advisory Officer (CAO)
Mario Dönnebrink
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Sebastian Evers
Board Member and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)
Rainer Hehmann d.velop AG
Rainer Hehmann
Board Member and Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Alexander Zirl, CDO d.velop AG
Alexander Zirl
Chief Digital Officer (CDO)
Nico Bäumer - d.velop AG
Nico Bäumer
Chief Product Officer (CPO)
Juliana Kortmann
Juliana Kortmann
Director People and Culture
Stephan Held - d.velop AG
Stephan Held
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Dirk Isferding
Dirk Isferding
Chief Consulting Officer (CCO)


Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Content Services Platforms

Michael Woodbridge, Marko Sillanpaa, Lane Severson, Tim Nelms, 18 October 2021

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