Our Approach for Building Companies

We enable Mittelstand companies to offer new digital products and services faster and with less risk than ever before. Three pillars differentiate our approach for building companies. And make us the best choice for you.

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Mittelstand meets startup

We are rooted in the mittlestand and apply speed, culture and tools from the Berlin startup scene. Best of both worlds.
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Max Viessmann
At Viessmann, we work with our colleagues from wattx on digital and sustainable transformation topics. Their toolbox is a great addition to our organization. Together, we develop new products and ventures in weeks, not months!

Proven innovation process

Extending your current product portfolio or developing new services. We make it work by following our proven innovation process.

Cross - functional perspectives

We always validate ideas from a variety of perspectives. We combine product, business and tech skills of our in-house experts

Business and Marketing

  • Market & trend research
  • Project management
  • Business case modelling
  • Monetisation strategy
  • Content marketing
  • Performance marketing

Product and Design

  • User research
  • Rapid prototyping
  • Design concept development
  • Product roadmap development
  • Usability testing
  • Sprint coordination

Tech and Data Science

  • Web & mobile development
  • API development
  • Information architecture
  • Machine learning
  • Manual & automated testing
  • Support & maintenance

Clean Startups

We understand that developing a fully sustainable product is not limited to one aspect. We as wattx have a holistic, impact-driven approach to venture building considering economical, environmental and social perspectives. We focus on developing long-lasting solutions with our in-house experts to ensure our solutions are sustainable and based on transparent measurements.
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We work with Mittelstand companies towards creating innovative and green ventures. We help to develop your business by assessing the biggest impact fields and finding economic opportunities to improve.

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We act in respect to the UN Sustainable Development Goals and focus on SDG 13 - Climate Action.

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We constantly challenge the status quo and acknowledge that we all have areas to improve. Being aware of green-washing practices, we stay humble in our actions and challenge our projects constantly to ensure they meet the highest standards.

Our leading principles for successful Venture Building

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We take ownership and don’t make excuses.

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We create impact, not slides.

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We remain humble and keep on learning.

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We are courageous and explore the unknown.

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We are team players.

Ready to discuss your ideas?
Let’s talk!

Idea validation is a crucial part of innovation. It assesses the potential of new products based on facts rather than on gut feelings.

Maximilian Tscharnke
Head of Venture Development
max.t@wattx.io