SAT Strategic Advisors for Transformation GmbH, based in Freiburg im Breisgau, is a global management consulting company with special focus on the use of end-to-end and Simulation-based Complexity Management to support and implement advanced change management and transformation processes in the volatile market environments of today. Nowadays, the challenge is not restricted to the reduction of complexity, but is extended to taming it in a way that allows significant value-enhancement to be accomplished.

Our proprietary methodology, Simulation-based Complexity Management, integrates established and powerful Operation Research approaches: Discrete Event Simulation, System Dynamics, Agent-based Modeling, and extremly powerful optimization methods. Together, these provide a holistic complexity management in a way that was unthinkable a few years ago.

Our team has a very wide range of experience related to the successful modeling, simulation and optimization of dynamic and complex systems of all kinds. Our goal is to add value based on the given business models of our clients by providing proactive decision support for strategic, tactical and operational issues, grounded in detailed, algorithm-based techniques.

The biggest challenges for Executive Management today and in the future is to create structures and processes in their companies which not only accept change, but exploit its inevitability to competitive advantage. Dealing with complexity is logically the central challenge for strategic management. With Simulation-based Complexity Management, SAT Strategic Advisors for Transformation GmbH supports Executive Management in the optimization of corporate strategy, determining robustness and developing reliable means to realize strategic goals. "Wargaming" scenarios and tailored, integrated business models involving all business units support the evaluation of risk among various strategic alternatives and transformation processes. The evaluation also identifies and determines potential for sustainable cost savings and for increase in business value in the turbulent markets of a dramatically interconnected world. As a result, the holistic-dynamic modeling and optimization of complex systems can lead to EBIT growth of 4% to 8%.