Corporate Planning

CP Corporate Planning AG (CP) has been providing user-friendly software for business management in the SME sector for over 30 years. With its training and consulting team, CP guides customers of all sizes and from many different sectors through the design and implementation of solutions for flexible planning, modern analytics and intelligent reporting.


Corporate Planning and its subsidiary Hi-Chart are part of the proALPHA Group. The Corporate Planning software provides a technological platform for operational planning, integrated financial planning and consolidation.

The solutions

Corporate Planning’s award-winning solutions combine automated planning approaches for forecasting, ad-hoc analyses, and one-click, real-time reporting according to the International Business Communication Standards (IBCS®). Over 150 interfaces enable all the relevant data throughout the company to be included.

The Training & Consulting team of Corporate Planning became IBCS® Certified Provider in May 2021.

Team and approach

  • team of highly qualified instructors and consultants with many years’ experience
  • high level of methodological and business administration expertise
  • focus on the introduction of Corporate Planning and Qlik solutions for value-based management
  • implementation using the coaching model
  • agile project management with Scrum

Overview of services

  • design, optimization and implementation of planning processes
  • design, optimization and implementation of management reporting according to IBCS®
  • development of business analytics solutions based on Qlik Sense
  • automation of data flows with connection to back-office systems
  • CP Campus with eLearning and live training by Corporate Planning, CA controller akademie and the IBCS Institute (HICHERT+FAISST)

Our consulting team


Holger Gerths

Holger Gerths is the founder and CEO of Hi-Chart GmbH. The CP Corporate Planning AG subsidiary develops and distributes the IBCS®-certified reporting software hi-chart®.

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René Schnitzler

René Schnitzler is Project Manager at Corporate Planning. René has years of cross-sector project experience including the design and implementation of corporate management solutions (planning, analysis and reporting).

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Arthur Schuchmilski

Arthur Schuchmilski is a Senior Consultant at Corporate Planning. He has many years of cross-sector project experience including the design and implementation of planning, analysis and reporting solutions, and as an instructor.

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