Kalypso LP

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Industry Management Consulting
Founded 2004
Headquarters Beachwood, Ohio, United States
21 offices in nine countries
Website www.kalypso.com

Kalypso LP is a privately owned management consulting firm headquartered in Beachwood, Ohio. The firm offers services in the areas of innovation, new product development, and product lifecycle management (PLM) in industry sectors including consumer goods, retail, food and beverage, high technology, semiconductor, manufacturing, medical device, life sciences, chemicals, energy, automotive, and aerospace and defense.


The firm was founded in 2004 by George Young and Bill Poston as Kalypso LLC. In 2006, Kalypso became Kalypso LP.

In 2004, Kalypso opened an office in Amsterdam, Netherlands, which serves as its European headquarters.

In 2009, Kalypso launched PLM Vivo, a rapid implementation methodology for Oracle’s Agile PLM for Process Solution. The firm has since launched PLM Vivo solutions for the medical device, biopharma, semiconductor, retail and quick service restaurant industries. Kalypso was the winner of the 2009 Oracle PartnerNetwork Global Award for Applications Partner of the Year and the 2009 North American Titan Award for Specialty Applications Solution.[1]

In 2010, Kalypso and Samsung SDS formed a strategic alliance to provide consulting services for business strategy, process innovation, PLM, and system implementation and operation.

In April 2011, Kalypso was selected as a Consulting magazine Small Jewel. In May 2011, Kalypso launched Nova for PPM, a portfolio and pipeline management (PPM) model for product development and innovation. The firm was also awarded the Oracle North American Titan Award for Supply Chain Management & Manufacturing Solution.

In 2012, Kalypso established its Monterrey Technical Center to provide clients with technical services, including business requirements definition, configuration and testing for variety of PLM and product portfolio management (PPM) platforms, custom application extensions development, custom report development, data modeling, business intelligence, software development, technical support, and hosting and managed services.

In 2013, Kalypso was recognized in Consulting magazine as one of the top firms in the Best Firm Culture and Positive Impact on Clients categories.

In January 2014, Kalypso merged with DataSquare, a PLM consultancy based in Hamburg, Germany.

In May 2014, Kalypso merged with Integware, a US-based PLM consulting firm with expertise in the life sciences industry.


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Kalypso launched the online publication, Viewpoints on Innovation, in February 2014, which can be found here.



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