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CAMELOT Management Consultants AG

CAMELOT Management Consultants AG
Camelot Management Consultants AG
Founded by Dr. Josef Packowski
Founded in 1996
Management Consulting
Located in Mannheim
Dr. Josef Packowski studied at the University of Mannheim. He is part the University of Mannheim´s ABSOLVENTUM program. In 2011, Camelot founded the CAMELOT MANAGEMENT CONSULTANTS Junior Professorship for Supply Chain Management for the University of Mannheim Faculty of Business Economics.

Startup Characteristics

CAMELOT Management Consultants AG is the strategy and organization consultancy service within the international Camelot Group. The company is one of the global leaders in management consulting for the optimization of value and supply chains, specializing in the chemical, pharmaceutical and consumer goods industries. The CAMELOT International Group employs a total of more than 1,400 consultants worldwide, including some 200 in Germany and Switzerland. With its integrated approach to consultancy and close cooperation with many well-known technology specialists, CAMELOT Management Consultants guarantees project success right across all stages of consulting - from the strategic decision-making process right through to organizational and technological implementation. The company’s consultants incorporate all parts of their clients’ value chain and closely cooperate with various renowned technology-oriented companies.


Founder Characteristics

PackowskiDr. Josef Packowski is co-founder and Managing Partner of CAMELOT Management Consultants AG. He co-founded the company in 1996 as the European subsidiary of the CAMELOT International Group. After graduating in Business Administration from the University of Mannheim, Dr. Packowski pursued his PhD at the university of Saarbrücken in the field of pharmaceutical economics while simultaneously working in the chemicals industry and later for the organizational consultancy IDS Scheer. Dr. Packowski has been able to gain a lot of experience in the area of production planning and controlling and supply chain management and development within his 20 years of professional experience. His special area of expertise lies in creating and technologically implementing ‘LEAN Supply Chain Management’ concepts. The LEAN SCM concept enables companies from the process industries to harmonize production and replenishment planning across their entire global supply chain with close linkages to organizational processes and IT infrastructure. It is designed expressly to simplify existing planning processes and to improve the synchronization and variability management of global supply chains.


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  • University of Mannheim
  • Institut für Mittelstandsforschung
  • Gründerverbund
  • ESF
  • Europäische Union
  • Baden-Württemberg - Ministerium für Finanzen und Wirtschaft
  • Absolventum