ABG chooses Board for Intelligent Planning and Intuitive Analysis
Board enables ABG FRANKFURT HOLDING to transform planning, reporting, and analysis
Board, the leading global provider of Intelligent Planning Solutions which help organizations plan smarter — enabling actionable insights and better outcomes, today announced that ABG FRANKFURT HOLDING, the housing and real estate group for the city of Frankfurt, has selected Board to simplify planning, reporting, and analysis, and to provide ABG with more efficient management control.
"We are delighted to welcome ABG, another leading real estate customer to Board,” said Ansgar Eickeler, General Manager, Central & Eastern Europe at Board. “Our proven industry experience and Intelligent Planning solutions enable ABG to deliver crucial planning, and actionable insights for comprehensive data-driven management of the company."
ABG FRANKFURT HOLDING GmbH is the housing and real estate group of the city of Frankfurt am Main with approximately 54,000 apartments and 37,000 other units. Its core tasks are the commercial and technical management of its properties, project development, and the further development of its real estate portfolio.
“Our goal is to increase the efficiency of our controlling department,” said Sven Kowalewski, Project Leader at ABG. “Against the backdrop of current crises, the management needs access to fast information as well as resilient scenarios. Our ambition with Board is to standardize and fully integrate planning processes, to reduce the workload of controllers, and minimize system errors. With Board, our management has a reliable tool that creates transparency across the entire real estate group, including all subsidiaries, and enables effective data-based control across all specialist departments.”
Board provides ABG with an Intelligent Planning solution that helps automation and acceleration of planning processes as well as simulation of different scenarios. It includes comprehensive functions for business-critical reporting and analysis, e. g. of vacancies, receivables, or operating costs. It allows employees to intuitively perform self-service analyses and to prepare the results in graphical, tabular, or cartographic form.
Board’s implementation partner bdg | better decisions group supports with data connection and initial reporting processes, while at the same time training the ABG core team and integrating them into the project. With the help of this coaching approach, ABG employees will be quickly enabled to independently build and further develop reports and planning applications with Board.
About ABG FRANKFURT HOLDING GmbH
ABG FRANKFURT HOLDING GmbH is the housing and real estate group of the city of Frankfurt am Main with approximately 54,000 apartments and 37,000 other units. Its core tasks are the commercial and technical management of its properties, project development, and the further development of its real estate portfolio. The ABG Group employs architects and engineers, is active in project management, parking management and rents out event spaces. As a passive house builder, the company is one of the pacesetters of energy efficiency in the housing industry. The Group has around 800 employees.
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Dan Chappell, VP Global Communications