Boehringer Ingelheim: How a pharmaceutical company is transforming

At first glance, Boehringer Ingelheim’s IT was well positioned in 2018. It was considered a central part of the value chain, with issues such as operational excellence, project efficiency and security in the foreground. But the prerequisites for developing digital products were anything but ideal. After a thorough self assessment, the management initiated a comprehensive transformation program. The manufacturer from Rhineland-Palatinate thus applied to the Digital Leader Award 2020 competition.