UMB Consulting Strategies

UMB Business Consulting: Smart Strategies for Your Digital Future.

Digital transformation offers more and more business opportunities in this era of unprecedented choice and increasing speed of innovation. Take advantage of this development and align your customers' needs, your business processes and your technology seamlessly with your business goals on the basis of a smart IT strategy.

No business transformation without a solid IT strategy: Only those who plan appropriately will be able to benefit from IT that really supports their business in the future. Our consulting team will guide you from the start to the successful completion of your transformation and guarantee long-term success. We will show your potential to make your business even more successful - with concrete recommendations for action.

Our consulting customers include the Condair Group, the Burkhalter Group, Meier Tobler AG, the Zurich University of the Arts, Mibelle Group, Krüger + Co. AG and many other well-known Swiss companies.


Security Consulting

Data protection, data security and operational security play essential roles in the security of your company and have become indispensable. To ensure holistic and effective protection of your company, it comes down to the right advice and the necessary know-how. We recommend you in this context:


UMB Consulting Services

CIO Advisory Services

CIO ad Interim or CIO as a Service

UMB CIO ad interim makes it possible to count on the expertise of an experienced CIO at any time, on demand and on site, without having to pay for a full-time position. We will assume the role of CIO in your business or provide support on all issues that are important to the CIO.

Download the CIO as a Service Factsheet now.

Digitization – IoT

Digital concepts such as customer experience and industry 4.0 are of great strategic importance, but require a lot of time and know-how to be implemented. This is not surprising, since digitization extends far beyond process optimization. We will support you in all your digitization projects with process automation, customer experience, and IoT.

Requirements Engineering

Are your software products and IT systems aligned with your business needs? Requirements engineering is one of the most important success factors today. Your IT will only deliver full performance if it is precisely tailored to your business needs. UMB's expertise keeps your IT and business in sync.

Target Operating Model

In order to remain competitive, processes, systems, or entire organizations must be continuously optimized. A target operating model is often designed to make vision and strategy requirements tangible. We support you in the design, development, and implementation of such a model

IT Strategy

The appropriate IT strategy can have a positive impact on your future business success. We offer support in all important business IT alignment issues for the CIO, such as IT strategy, IT cost management, compliance, and risk management. We will also advise you on all aspects of your digital transformation - as an extension of your team or as a sounding board.

Download the IT Strategy Factsheet now.

Digital Workplace

Digital trends such as collaboration make efficient teamwork across departmental boundaries possible and promote corporate culture. UMB will assist you in responding appropriately to this trend and making the best use of its benefits.

IT Architecture

A flexible and modern architecture as well as intelligent concepts constitute the basis for your IT projects and successful operation. We offer you tailor-made services to achieve these goals sustainably and to lead your IT projects to success.

Security Strategy

Digital transformation also involves changes in security measures. IoT and the cloud require new and much better solutions to protect against cyber threats - as part of a smart security strategy architecture. UMB develops the necessary architecture and governance for sustainable and secure IT operations.

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Chief Digital Officer as a Service

To shape the digital future, companies can use a Chief Digital Officer as a decisive key role. This enables strategic challenges to be mastered effectively - individually and flexibly at any time.

Download the Chief Digital Officer as a Service factsheet now.

IT Health Check

A health check at your family doctor ensures that illnesses are detected at an early stage. The IT health check does the same for your company. How is your company's information security? Are you prepared against cyberattacks? Is your IT delivering on the requirements of your business? How healthy is your IT architecture? After our IT health check, you will know.

Download the IT Health Check Factsheet now.

Cloud Strategy

Digitization requires the appropriate cloud strategy, because cloud services are one of the basic conditions for digital transformation. When it comes to selecting the right offer, you as a company have plenty of choice. UMB will provide you with the decision-making basis for your cloud strategy.

Sourcing Strategy

Every sourcing strategy must take various integration scenarios into account and also be flexible. A business strategy may change very quickly when new competitors come into play or customer requirements change. We will show you possible scenarios and help you to develop flexible sourcing strategies.

UMB Business Consulting: Your advantages at a glance

  • Bundled know-how: Our consultants are experienced IT managers from a wide range of industries
  • External perspective:  Our consultants bring fresh ideas through an outside perspective and years of experience with other companies
  • Precisely measurable support: By using CIO as a service, you will be able to receive support for a specific period of time. Exactly as much CIO as you need
  • Combines strategic and operational consulting: everything from planning to implementation - end to end!
  • Get started easily with our self-assessment and an opportunity and discovery workshop: Test first, commit later.

UMB Consulting Advantages

Security Advisory Services

Data Protection, Governance & Compliance

Requirements in the area of governance, risk and compliance are permanently changing; the burden on companies is increasing. With UMB, you will remain compliant in the future, because we are specialists in fields such as internal control systems, cyber resilience or data protection.

Download Data Protection, Governance & Compliance Factsheet now.

Assessments, Audits & ISO 27001

Conducting assessments and audits provides clarity and is important to improve your level of information security and minimize your risks.

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Information Security Strategy

Based on your business and IT strategy, the information security strategy forms the foundation for the secure operation of your IT infrastructures. By aligning your information security strategy correctly, you can identify vulnerabilities and respond early, before an incident occurs.

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Business & IT Services Continuity Management

Business & IT service continuity management (BCM & ITSCM) aims to prepare and safeguard your critical business processes in the event of an incident. To do this, we identify risks and analyze their  potential impact.

Download BCM & ITSCM Factsheet now.

CISO as a Service (CISO Advisory)

Do you have the know-how and resources internally to be prepared against cyber threats? Do you meet all business-required compliance guidelines? CISO as a Service from UMB brings superior security expertise to your organization and keeps you completely safe.

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Information Security Management System (ISMS) & ISO 27001

The information security management system (ISMS) is a systematic approach to making your IT-related
risks identifiable and manageable. With our experts, you can create a framework to identify and reduce ICT risks.

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Digital transformation starter kit

Digital transformation is one of the biggest challenges for companies of all sizes. By identifying your own potential, you will turn it into your greatest opportunity. Your advantages: Enthusiastic customers, engaged and satisfied employees, increased efficiency, and competitive differentiation. Your investment: CHF 7,680.-

Download the flyer now and start into a digital future with UMB Consulting.

Your contacts

Martin Keller
+41 44 805 29 36