The globally active management consultancy Porsche Consulting posted new record sales of 173 million euros for the 2018 business year—up from 139 million euros in 2017 (+24.5%). Founded 25 years ago, the company currently employs 580 people. It expects to continue its growth trajectory in 2019 and hire 120 employees by the end of the year. Candidates should have several years of experience in industry or management consulting. Porsche consultants focus on the automotive, aviation, industrial goods, consumer goods, and service industries. In addition to Stuttgart, the company has domestic offices in Hamburg, Munich, and Berlin, and international offices in Milan, São Paulo, Atlanta, Belmont (Silicon Valley), and Shanghai. Plans call for the next location to open in 2019—in Frankfurt am Main.
Commercial transport today accounts for 25 to 30% of urban traffic. An alternative to current urban logistics systems can be a combination of light to medium-duty commercial vehicles, streetcars and electric cargo bikes.