Founded in Treviso by Managers and Professionals with high profile and strong experience in consulting and in enterprise information systems, ETHICA Consulting could aggregate extraordinary resources and competences around common objectives and values, providing an effective and competitive answer to the needs of support and of innovation of Italian mid market and large enterprise.
Since the foundation of the first company in 1997, despite the big challenges of IT sector, ETHICA group had a continuous growth becoming one of the main IT operators in Italy and one of the reference partners for business applications.


The early years

1997 - 2002

Foundation of ICM.S as a professional services company focused on resale and implementation of SAP R/3 as certified Value Added Reseller

Development of Altevie Technologies as a leading Competence Center for IT technology and software development on the SAP

Foundation of Espedia as a specialized company for PLM and CAD integration on SAP

Increasing success got in national and international projects and important live references, thanks also to the contribution of ICM AG, co-founder and a leading European SAP Partner


The Group

2003 - 2010

Foundation of ETHICA Exit of ICM AG and foundation of ETHICA Consulting as the holding of Espedia and Espedia and as an optimized structure to provide shared services to the Group

Participation in Datalab and transfer to it of the commitment on SAP Business One market

Foundation of Altitudo to develop business related to the Microsoft

Participation in the foundation of EKR, Software House for development and support of add-on and of complementary solutions to SAP

Expansion of all the companies of the Group in Italy and acquisition of an important role in the SAP

ETHICA Group becomes an effective member of SAP Partners Executive Council of EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa)


The success

2011 - 2015

An original Go To Market model is implemented for ICM.SAltevieEspedia in the market SAP, with complementary competences and capabilities

Foundation of United-VARs, an aggregations of main vars of different countries to coverage and to support the international market

Participation in Regesta , an Extended Business Partner of ICM.S

Leadership gained in all SAP areas (Hybris, SuccessFactors, Business Intelligence, Mobility, User Interface…) as well as in the ERP Core where ICM.S excells

Success of ICM.S, VAR of the year 2014 and 2015 while Altevie is leader inInnovation for the commitment on NetWeaver and on new SAP technologies


The growth and the transformation

2016 - 2021

Confirmation of ICM.S as the first SAP VAR in Italy 2016-2017-2018Excellence Award EMEA on the new SAP HANA platform

Investment in Innovation, in particular in technologies and applications in-memory DBData AnalyticsCloudIoT, and Industry 4.0

Foundation of Concert as a company specialized in Microsoft Dynamics 365 FO (Finance & Operations) and sale of Altitudo company to minority shareholders

Enhancement of internal Competence Centers, Software Factories, Support Centers and new SAAS Services for the Cloud SAP and Microsoft market

Sale of the participation shares in Regesta

Recongnized leadership in the Cloud market for the new ERP platforms SAP S/4HANA Cloud and MS Dynamics 365 FO

Sale of the participation shares in Datalab and concentration in ICM.S of SAP competences and solutions for low Market

Sale of Concert

Concentration of focus and skills on SAP management solutions

Sale of EKR

Acquisizione da parte di Accenture