The manufacturing revolution starts with FactoryPal!

We bring together operational shop floor excellence with machine learning to achieve performance improvements through actionable insights and expert shop floor consulting. Our digital solutions are fine tuned for optimizing manufacturing processes leading to efficiency gains in production line/ machine performance and overall profitability.

From innovation process to venture

Coming out on top of Körber Digital's rigorous innovation process, FactoryPal was picked among several shortlisted ideas. With the potential to become an independent venture with tremendous business potential – the objective: revolutionize the manufacturing industry.

The corporate venture was formed at the beginning of 2020, with dedicated leadership ramping up the initial team by 50% by the end of 2020.

Who we are

We are data scientists, engineers, designers, IIoT experts, product managers, and lean manufacturing consultants. We are a team, united by our shared ambition: revolutionize manufacturing and transform the way it is done to ensure smooth operations.  

We are engineering a human-friendly and smart machine learning software to digitally enable factories.

We are continuously striving to innovate and reexamine traditional approaches in manufacturing. We learned and firmly believe that the synergy between human expertise and smart machine learning application is an unbeatable formula that drives the revolution and reimagines performance and profitability.

Our vision

FactoryPal revolutionizes manufacturing to improve shopfloor performance by synergizing human expertise and digital intelligence.

Our mission

To leapfrog customers’ manufacturing performance leveraging our digital IIoT solution and industry best practices.
To enable the next generation of smart factory by integrating machine learning and people upskilling.
To sustain a thriving shop-floor centric performance culture through digitalized processes.

Leadership team

Asdrúbal Pichardo

Chief Executive Officer

"I joined FactoryPal not only because of my passion for IoT and innovation around AI, but also to become instrumental in realizing a grand vision."

André Skerlavaj

Vice President of Operations

“FactoryPal is set to lead the Digital Transformation on industrial companies’ shop floors. With my dedication to transform industrial operations, I want to drive and contribute to this digital revolution, which happens now.”

Nicolas Liebau

VP Solutions

"My professional passion lies with IoT, AI, innovative business models, and working with energized, creative colleagues. FactoryPal is an amazing family. I want to help the team to become a unicorn in the manufacturing industry!"

Andreas Schilling

Chief Technology Officer

"My ambition with FactoryPal is to revolutionize and modernize the manufacturing industry, which hasn't reached its full potential yet. We work hard to utilize and combine data and machine learning with modern web and mobile technologies to hide the immense underlying complexity from the users."

Venture board

Stephan Seifert

Chief Executive Officer
Körber Group

Dr. Christian Schlögel

Chief Digital Officer
Körber Group

Daniel Szabo

Chief Executive Officer
Körber Business Area Digital

Oswaldo Cruz Junior

Chief Executive Officer
Körber Business Area Tissue

Ram Srinivasan

Venture Catalyst
External Board Member