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.

Factory Pal pitch

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.

Our innovation process

Leadership team

Roderik Ruehl
Roderick Rühl

Chief Growth Officer

"With the FactoryPal suite, our clients are able to reduce dependencies on operators, digitize downtime documentation, and considerably improve OEE over time using our patented AI approach. My ambition at FactoryPal is to make it the go-to solution for optimizing manufacturing lines worldwide."

André Skerlavaj
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
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
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
Stephan Seifert

Chief Executive Officer
Körber Group

Dr. Christian Schlögel
Dr. Christian Schlögel

Chief Digital Officer
Körber Group

Daniel Szabno
Daniel Szabo

Chief Executive Officer
Körber Business Area Digital

Oswaldo Cruz Junior
Oswaldo Cruz Junior

Chief Executive Officer
Körber Business Area Tissue

Ram Srinivasan
Ram Srinivasan

Venture Catalyst
External Board Member