Henkel is a German multinational company specializing in consumer and industrial products. Founded in 1876, Henkel operates globally with a diverse portfolio that includes adhesives, beauty care, and laundry and home care products. The company is known for popular brands such as Persil, Schwarzkopf, and Loctite. With a focus on innovation and sustainability, Henkel is committed to delivering high-quality solutions for both consumers and industries worldwide.
Recognizing the need for improvement, Henkel embarked on a journey to enhance quality and engagement across different business units and functions. Their strategy involved creating a new DevOps team and platform for all IT projects within Henkel's digital business unit, Henkel dx. The goal was to boost development velocity and enhance project quality.