Entourage goes. Digital. With “go-digital” support program.

Entourage goes. Digital. With “go-digital” support program.

Munich, March 26, 2021.

Entourage becomes a certified partner for the go-digital funding program of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy.

The Corona crisis and the inevitable need to outsource many business processes to the digital world has once again made small and medium-sized enterprises in particular aware of the challenge posed by the digitization of all business areas.

The go-digital funding program of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy supports medium-sized and small companies in digitizing their processes. In order to relieve companies of bureaucratic burdens, the application and further processing is handled entirely by authorized consulting companies such as Entourage.

Learn more about the go-digital funding program.

Entourage becomes go-digital consulting company.

Entourage was authorized by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy to support companies in the digitalization of everyday business and the increasing need for security in digital networking.
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Dr. Igor Tchoudovski, Head of Management Consulting at Entourage, is looking forward to the opportunity to work together. “We have seen that Germany is still clearly lagging behind in terms of digitalization. Perhaps in some places significantly further than people are willing to admit. Go-digital gives us the opportunity to actively support small and medium-sized companies in particular with the challenges they face and to take a lot of onerous work off their hands. go-digital is a great offer from the Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and everyone who has the opportunity should take advantage of it. We are definitely ready!”

More information about the service offered.

The content of the consultation includes:

  • Individual, expert advice and support for beneficiary companies in the implementation of necessary measures for the digital networking of IT systems in accordance with the current state of knowledge and technology
  • Orientation of the consultancy to the needs of the beneficiary company and the associated selection of modules

As a consulting firm, Entourage performs the following tasks:

  • Assumption of overall responsibility for the respective project
  • Verification of the eligibility of the company to be advised
  • Application
  • Contractual obligation of the company to be advised to pay its own share and to permit performance reviews by the BMWi, its agents and the Federal Audit Office
  • Competition-neutral consulting from analysis to implementation
  • Documentation of the line performance in the proof of use, consisting of numerical proof as well as a meaningful, comprehensible factual report

Funding is provided for consulting services in a selected main module with any required secondary modules at a funding rate of 50 percent on a maximum daily consultant rate of 1,100 euros. The scope of funding is a maximum of 30 days in a period of six months.

Short Profile go-digital.

The go-digital funding program supports small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and craft enterprises that want to optimize their business processes with the help of digital solutions. Specifically, funding is provided for consulting and implementation services carried out by authorized consulting companies in the three modules “Digital Market Development,” “Digitized Business Processes” and “IT Security. In order to reduce the bureaucratic burden on companies, the application and further processing is handled entirely by the consulting firms.

Short Profile Entourage.

Entourage is a management and personnel consultancy focusing on pharmaceuticals, medical technology and health care. With the placement of permanent scientific employees and consultants, the Munich and Basel-based company gains experts for the leading life science companies in the DACH region. With Project Consultants, the Entourage realizes projects for its clients via highly qualified temporary staff and contracts for work and services. With Management Consultants, the Entourage bundles selected interim managers and consultants into a top-class consulting unit that realizes pharmaceutical and medical technology solution scenarios in interdisciplinary projects.