Bechtle AG

Neckarsulm/ Germany

Bechtle takes advantage of ngena's fully managed SD-WAN service

Bechtle AG is one of Europe’s leading IT providers, with 80 systems integrators in Germany, Austria and Switzerland as well as 24 e-commerce subsidiaries in 14 European countries. Founded in 1983, the company is headquartered in the southern German town of Neckarsulm and currently employs over 12,000 people. Bechtle provides more than 70,000 customers from the industrial, trade, financial and public sectors with a comprehensive, vendor-neutral portfolio that covers all aspects of IT infrastructure and operation. Bechtle is listed on the MDAX and TecDAX indexes. In 2020, the company generated revenues of around 5.8 billion euros. Learn more at:

Bechte AG headquarters in Neckarsulm/ Germany

  • Employees



  • Customers



  • Revenue

    5.8 billionEUR


  • Operating in





Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Poland, Crech Republic, Hungary, Ireland, United Kingdom, Italy, Portugal, Spain


Dr. Thomas Olemotz, Chairman of the Executive Board, responsible for Logistics & Service, Finance, Controlling and Risk Management, Human Resources and Staff Development, IT, Corporate Communications and Investor Relations, Mergers & Acquisitions, Legal and Compliance, Digital Business Services.
Born in 1962. After completing his studies in business administration, Dr Thomas Olemotz began his career as a research associate at the University of Gießen. Following his doctorate degree, he became the assistant to the board of directors of Westdeutsche Landesbank before serving as head of mergers & acquisitions at Deutsche Gesellschaft für Mittelstandsberatung, a consultancy for medium-sized companies. Dr Olemotz then joined Delton AG, where he was responsible for corporate development. He went on to became a member of the board of directors of Microlog Logistics AG, a company within the same group, where he oversaw finance and human resources. He joined Bechtle AG as CFO in March 2007, becoming Spokesman of the Executive Board in January 2009 and Chairman of the Executive Board in June 2010.

Main business areas

Bechtle makes it a priority to be close to the customers, with 75 systems integrators in Germany, Austria and Switzerland as well as 24 e-commerce companies in 14 European countries. Whether you’re a midsized business, large corporation or public-sector organisation, you can count on us as a forward-facing partner offering a blend of direct IT product sales and extensive systems integration services. We’ll help you obtain everything you need, wherever you need it—locally, in Europe and worldwide through our IT alliance partners on every continent.

Market position

Bechtle is the largest IT system house in Germany and ranks among Europe’s leading IT service providers.


Bechtle at a glance

Bechtle AG

Recent awards

  • Cisco Technology Excellence Partner of the Year 2020 - Datacenter in Germany
  • Cisco Global Enterprise Partner of the Year 2020
  • Microsoft award for Microsoft 365 + Surface Partner of the Year 2019 (worldwide)
  • Cisco Architectural Excellence Partner of the Year 2019: Security
  • HPE awards Bechtle as Global Solution Provider of the Year 2019
  • Bechtle AG receives award for sustainable growth (Silver Medalist at TOP 500 Companies Germany, Accenture/Die Welt)
scroll up now print page now