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We are cplace

cplace Heralds a New Era of Project and Portfolio Management

Our platform revolutionizes project and portfolio management, empowering people and organizations to handle complex projects with ease. We enable market leaders to design custom solutions for digital transformation and the development of complex products.

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What Sets Us Apart?

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Our platform: flexible, customizable, and individual

cplace caters to our customers’ individual needs and challenges.

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Our technology: a game changer

cplace supports modern, project-based working models: self-reliant, decentralized, and applying a hybrid mix of methodologies.

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Our community: strong and experienced

Our growing network of partners and customers maximizes the availability of top expertise, facilitating knowledge transfer and collaboration at eye level.

cplace closes the innovation gap in the project and process management field. It helps enterprises tackle current and future challenges easily and successfully. Our innovative Shared Source business model puts an end to the bunker mentality: the community develops solutions for the community.

Dr. Rupert Stuffer
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cplace Is the Solution Toolkit for Next-Generation Project and Portfolio Management

Collaboration with cplace

Flexibility and mixed methods

Whether classical, agile, or hybrid, cplace can merge any mix of project management methods in one single, common planning system.

Modular solution toolkit

Mix and match cplace apps to create the work environment you need – individualized and custom-tailored.

Rapid customization

Respond quickly to changes of your business environment by creating new apps using No-Code and Low-Code.

Scalable and simple

cplace integrates seamlessly with your existing IT environment, replacing many stand-alone specialist tools.

About Us

More than 25 years of PPM experience

Our founder and CEO Dr Rupert Stuffer developed the methodology underlying our Collaborative Project Management approach, establishing it as a standard in the automotive industry. His personal mission: to close the innovation gap in the project and portfolio management field using cplace and its Next-Generation Project and Portfolio Management philosophy.

More than 25 years of PPM experience

From start-up to scale-up

As winners of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Award, we are one of Germany’s fastest-growing hi-tech companies. But speed alone isn’t enough for us – we want to grow sustainably, too. Our approach has made a strong impression: more and more customers put their trust in us.

From start-up to scale-up

Fast, customer-focused, cost-efficient

Our innovative approach to solution-building allows business applications to be custom-tailored precisely to your needs. Not only that – we even enable business users to create their own solutions. The result: lower software costs and faster time to market. Our own agile working method lets us respond quickly to market trends to make the latest technologies and features available to you in record time.

Fast, customer-focused, cost-efficient and agile

cplace catches on

In its short history, our young company has already received many awards. For example, we placed among the top three finalists of “Deutscher Gründerpreis” (German startup awards). The employer platform kununu honored us with the “Top Company Award” in 2022, 2023 and 2024.

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Our Management Team

Meet the leaders at the helm of our company.

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The Management Team

Our Corporate History

January 2014

Articles of incorporation of “collaboration Factory“

The start of our journey, introducing our product ‘collaboration place’.

June 2014

Moving to our first office

Moving in with our partner 4Soft.

March 2015

First new customer on board

We win our very first new customer.

September 2015

First investor on board

Retis Holding GmbH agrees to join as an investor.

November 2015

Debut of cplace Day

We organize our first-ever cplace Day – originally under the banner of “Automotive Day”. Today our PPM conference regularly draws more than 1,000 participants.

December 2015

First major automotive OEM customer on board

We win our first major automotive OEM customer.

June 2016

Moving to new cplace headquarters in Munich

We dedicate our first exclusive company office in Munich’s Hopfenpost building.

May 2017

Second office location opens

We open our Hanover office, followed by our Ludwigsburg site three months later.

July 2019

Finalist at German Founders’ Award

We are among the top three finalists for the German Founders’ Award.

November 2019

Deloitte Fast 50 Award

We make the top 10 list for the Deloitte Fast 50 Award.

April 2020

Great Place to Work Award

We are counted among Germany’s best employers for 2020.

January 2020

First pharmaceutical company on board

We win our first customer in the pharmaceuticals industry.

April 2021

The company keeps growing

We hire our 100th staff member.

January 2023

Top Company Award

The employer assessment platform kununu chooses us for the “Top Company Award 2023”.

Our Sites

The cplace headquarters are located in the heart of the Bavarian capital.


The cplace headquarters are located in the heart of the Bavarian capital.

At our state-of-the-art Hanover office we are within easy reach for our customers.


At our state-of-the-art Hanover office we are within easy reach for our customers.

Our Ludwigsburg site is well connected to the traffic infrastructure and provides plenty of space for innovative thinking and creativity.


Our Ludwigsburg site provides plenty of space for innovative thinking and creativity.


Your Career with cplace

  • Does project management sound like fun to you?
  • Would you like to work in a creative environment?
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