Norderstedt, April 4, 2022 – Lufthansa Industry Solutions and Audi are planning to start a joint venture. The new company will focus on the agile individual development, integration and operation of strategic applications and on consultation services in the fields of IT security and cloud platform development. Both companies have signed an agreement on the foundation of the joint venture. The agreement is still pending approval by the respective authorities.
Lufthansa Industry Solutions and Audi will leverage the many years of strong collaboration between them to offer IT talents an attractive start-up-like environment. Both companies will bundle their know-how in the joint venture for the long term. With AUDI AG bringing to bear its competency in the automotive sector and Lufthansa Industry Solutions its IT expertise, both companies stand to gain from the joint venture. By founding the joint venture, the partners are strengthening their previous collaboration while optimizing the use of their shared abilities. Further details, such as the name of the joint venture, will be made public in due course.
The Audi Group is one of the most successful manufacturers of automobiles and motorcycles in the premium and luxury segments. With its brands Audi, Ducati, Lamborghini and, since January 1, 2022, Bentley, it comprises the premium brand group within the Volkswagen Group. Its brands are present in more than 100 markets worldwide. Audi and its partners produce automobiles and motorcycles at 21 locations in 13 countries. In 2021, the Audi Group delivered around 1.681 million cars from the Audi brand, 8,405 sports cars from the Lamborghini brand and 59,447 motorcycles from the Ducati brand to customers.
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About Lufthansa Industry Solutions
Lufthansa Industry Solutions is a service provider for IT consulting and system integration. This Lufthansa subsidiary helps its clients with the digital transformation of their companies. Its customer base includes companies both within and outside the Lufthansa Group, as well as more than 300 companies in various lines of business. The company is based in Norderstedt and employs more than 2,100 members of staff at several branch offices in Germany, Albania, Switzerland and the USA.