interim-x its accelerates strategic growth course with management consultancy Horváth as new majority shareholder


The interim-x team is delighted to have the management consultancy Horváth on board as a majority shareholder with effect from 31 January 2024 and to become part of the Horváth team.


Press releases on the topic:

With Interim Excellence GmbH, the operator of, we have acquired a fast-growing and very profitable company in a growth market that strategically complements our traditional management consulting services in the best possible way. On the one hand, we are gaining direct access to senior experts with highly specialised industry as well as functional expertise, we can integrate into our project teams at our customer's request. On the other hand, we will be able to offer companies interim management to fill bridge vacant management positions at short notice from a single source, in addition to traditional management consulting. This will allow us to deepen and expand our added value to provide our clients with even more comprehensive support

Helmut Ahr Chief Executing Officer | Horváth

With the Horváth Group behind it, interim-x will continue to develop strategically over the next few years. This is against the backdrop of management consulting and interim management moving closer together. From interim-x's point of view, the acquisition is therefore a "perfect match" both strategically and culturally. The "cultural fit" is demonstrated by Horváth's consistent growth course as a top management consultancy focussing on the highest quality, which we also apply when selecting our interim managers.


Information about Horváth

Horváth is an international, independent management consultancy with more than 1,400 employees at locations in Europe, the USA and other global markets. Horváth focuses on the transformation, performance management and digitalisation of companies and public organisations that lead to sustainable success and long-term value creation. Horváth is characterised by well-founded, innovative approaches and solutions. Clients, from board level to specialist level, particularly appreciate the focus on efficiency and effectiveness as well as the trusting cooperation. Horváth has received numerous awards for its high level of satisfaction with project results.

What Will Be The Benefits For Interim Managers / Senior Experts (accredited or registered on

  • The number and range of projects on will continue to increase rapidly
  • The internationality of projects will increase to the same extent
  • The reputation and market value of being accredited as an interim manager / senior expert on will continue to increase
  • Senior Experts and Interim Managers who have worked successfully with Horváth in the past will have a central, digital hub to apply for projects digitally

What Will Be The Benefits For Companies?

  • The pool of highly qualified interim managers and senior exports to which companies have direct access through will increase exponentially, also with regard to the internationality of interim managers and senior experts
  • In addition to excellent consulting services, Horváth clients will also have access to highly qualified interim managers
  • Clients of interim-x will benefit greatly from the diversification of services

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