Holger Stamm, Director PwC Strategy&
Digital disruption of the steel industry
by Holger Stamm, Director with PwC Strategy&, Duesseldorf, Germany
The steel industry is facing disruptions such as CO2, eMobility, lightweight design, new qualities and demanding customers is at the starting point of a digital revolution. Based on actual use cases we will look forward on the productivity gain and new business models for the steel industry in the next 5 years. Applying the business models from Amazon, Tesla and Uber it is possible to create an outlook on the integrated value chain of the steel industry. But to build these business models the steel industry has to manage digital disruptions…
Holger Stamm is a Director with PwC Strategy&, which reinvents strategy consulting as the world’s leading Strategy-through-Execution firm, and he is co-leading the EMEA metals team of PwC. Holger is based in Düsseldorf, where he specializes in operating model development, digital and M&A strategies in the metals and process industry. Holger is responsible for the digital and Industry 4.0 solutions and services for the steel and metals industry at Strategy&. In this role he is in close contact with leaders of the European steel and metals industry, companies along the steel value chain and technology partners. He supports his clients in the needed business and organizational transformation to digital operations and digital business models for more agility, efficiency, digital capabilities and forward integration. He has more than 20 years of experience enabling his clients to deliver substantial benefit by improving their business performance. Holger holds a diploma in Physics from the RWTH Aachen with focus on Laser Technique (Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT).