Rödl & Partner Enters Partnership with PAF

Close Cooperation in the Field of Innovative Digital Audit Technology


Cologne, 01 August 2018: Rödl & Partner and the Process Analytics Factory GmbH (PAF) have entered into a strategic cooperation in the field of process mining. As part of its Digital Agenda, Rödl & Partner uses digitization to design efficient service processes and products. The main focus is on a convincing digital client experience und and an optimal Digital Fit, meaning an intelligent interlocking of workflows between the client and Rödl & Partner. Already today, Rödl & Partner is using a digital ecosystem for their annual auditing. The audit platform CaseWare is in  use in over 31 countries. GATE optimizes web-based the global cooperation of auditors in the consolidated financial statements. Secure document exchange with clients takes place via RDoX. Analytics4Audit integrates the benefits of automated data analysis into audit practice. The addition of process mining is intended to tap further efficiency potentials around business process-oriented testing and consulting.

For this, Rödl & Partner and Process Analytics Factory GmbH bring their longtime expertise in artificial process intelligence, process mining, data analysis and SAP into the cooperation.

“On the personal and the technical level, this cooperation fits perfectly with our digitalization strategy in testing and consulting. We are sharpening our digitally supported processes and products so that we can continue to be a reliable partner at eye level for our clients, the medium-sized global market leaders. Process Analytics Factory GmbH is a German medium-sized company and thought leader in artificial process intelligence. Furthermore, we benefit from the qualified research work in the field of artificial intelligence and blockchain which opens up further horizons in the area of ​​digital competence. Our Smart Audit Made in Germany approach generates tangible value that benefits our clients,” explains Martin Wambach, Managing Partner at Rödl & Partner.

“In Rödl & Partner we see an innovative consulting and auditing company that recognizes the possibilities of Artificial Process Intelligence and uses PAFnow to integrate Process Mining methods into concrete services. With this cooperation, we are gaining the closeness to a globally active company whose know-how enables us to accelerate internationalization and open up new fields of application,” explains Tobias Rother, CEO of Process Analytics Factory GmbH.

Germany-based Process Analytics Factory GmbH was founded in 2014. With PAFnext PAF promotes the research and development of innovative technologies in the areas of process mining, artificial intelligence and robotic process automation. The results are incorporated into PAF’s software solutions and are made available to the PAFnetwork – a rapidly growing community of partners and customers with a passion for Artificial Process Intelligence.