History of Minerva Group
Born with the ambition to optimize business
From the first day of Minerva’s existence, the focus was to optimize our customer’s processes through our experience with business optimization and our products. Tools change over time, but our mindset was and is still very clear: Make sure our efforts help increase our customer’s competitiveness on their respective markets.
- 1995 - Minerva Denmark A/S was formally established as a daughter company of Minerva Industrial systems PLC in the UK, divested from Hewlett Packard´s manufacturing department. Minerva Sweden was established in the same year as well.
- 1996 Minerva Denmark kept growing within the ERP area and several new major manufacturing companies were added to the client list.
- 2000 - Started Production and Supply Chain optimization consulting using Demand Flow Technology and Lean
- 2002 – Minerva Denmark A/S became an independent privately-held Danish company when it was bought out from Minerva Industrial Systems PLC, thus creating Minerva Group A/S.
- 2002 – The first global client was added to the list. The task was to implement QAD Application ERP system in 4 factories and 7 sales offices in 2 years’ time span.
- 2003 – First steps into the PLM world with Agile
Our partnership with Aras Corporation began
- 2008 – Minerva Group entered into partnership with Aras Corporation to become an Aras Innovator reseller and implementer
- 2009 – Minerva opens offices in the UK, the Netherlands and France.
- 2010 - Minerva successfully delivers the first fortune 100 PLM implementation
- 2011 – The first PLM Industry solution target towards Electronic & High -Tech companies - Electronic PLM – was released
- 2013 – The second PLM industry solution targeted towards medical device companies – Medical Device PLM – was released
- 2015 – At this point, Minerva Group had grown into becoming the world´s largest Aras Innovator partner
- 2015 – Minerva’s first customer with 10.000 + Aras Innovator users
- 2015 – Minerva USA was founded with an office in Carlsbad, California
- 2015 - Minerva Germany is established with an office in Hamburg
The journey continues with Minerva PLM
2015 – 2020
- 2017 - Additional office in Munich is opened
- 2019 – Minerva Sweden opens an additional office in Gothenburg
- 2020 - Minerva PLM powered by Aras is released. Founded on an OEM agreement Minerva with Aras Inc.
- 2020 – Minerva successfully completed its 100th Aras implementation
- 2020 – With more than 100 consultants Minerva fortifies the position as the absolute largest Aras reseller and implementation partner