11. January 2022 | News

Prospitalia Group Announces Dr. Marcell Vollmer to Become CEO

Ulm, January 11, 2022 – Prospitalia Group today announced that Dr. Marcell Vollmer is joining the company as new Group CEO, effective immediately.

Dr. Vollmer brings to Prospitalia Group extensive global leadership experience in digital transformation, procurement and a proven track record of driving transformative growth in enterprise software. The Group today comprises the business units Prospitalia GmbH, WMC Advisory, miralytik, h-trak, Pro Care Management and Wawibox.

“We are thrilled to have Dr. Marcell Vollmer join Prospitalia at this exciting point of the company’s journey,” says Dr. Carl Hermann Schleifer, Member of Prospitalia Group’s Advisory Board.

“Dr. Marcell Vollmer’s expertise in developing and implementing procurement strategies and in supporting companies to define and execute digital transformation strategies will contribute to further strengthening the Group, driving an integrated offering to German hospitals,” adds Jonas Agnblad, Member of Prospitalia Group’s Advisory Board and Partner, Nordic Capital Advisors. “The ambition is to make Prospitalia an essential building block for digitising the German hospital sector. Prospitalia Group’s Advisory Board strongly believes the company has the foundation to do so by combining its strong procurement heritage with the recent acquisitions in digital and advisory services.”

Dr. Marcell Vollmer joins Prospitalia Group from global consulting firm Boston Consulting Group (BCG) where he was a Partner & Director based in Frankfurt, focusing on digital transformation, new business models, IT and process optimisation and reorganisation with emphasis on procurement, supply chain and operations globally. Prior to BCG, Dr. Vollmer was Chief Innovation Officer at Celonis, the global leader in process analytics. Before that, he held global senior executive positions at SAP, including Chief Procurement Officer as well as Chief Digital Officer, where he successfully led post-merger integrations, transformed a global procurement organisation and generated substantial increases in total revenue, procurement savings and employee engagement.

“Prospitalia Group is one of the most exciting innovation and growth companies in healthcare,” says Dr. Marcell Vollmer. “Supporting healthcare providers in improving their competitiveness and performance is more important than ever in the current environment. The company has a leading procurement platform to connect hospitals with suppliers, deep analytical expertise, immensely talented consultants and limitless potential. Together with Prospitalia Groups’s strong team, I want to further drive the company’s momentum and position it as a leader in digital healthcare-spend management and as a preferred strategic partner to healthcare suppliers. I am truly excited to carry Prospitalia Group’s proud legacy forward and be part of writing the next chapter.”

Dr. Vollmer succeeds Dr. Thomas Reich, whom the Advisory Board thanks for his hard work and contributions in order to develop and expand the business in procurement, advisory and digital services.