Governing Bodies


Management Board

Peter Boder

Peter-Matthias Boder (born 1965) began his studies in business administration at the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität in Münster in 1986, majoring in distribution and retail management. During this time, he co-founded DUKE GmbH, Münster, and assumed the responsibilities of Managing Partner. Having successfully completed his university studies (degree of Diplom-Kaufmann) in 1990, he established UNITEDLABELS GmbH, where he held the position of Managing Partner. Between 1998 and 1999, he established the foreign subsidiaries UNITEDLABELS France S.L., UNITEDLABELS Benelux B.V. and UNITEDLABELS Ibérica S.A. Peter-Matthias Boder has been Chairman of the Management Board of UNITEDLABELS AG since April 2000.




 Supervisory Board

Ralf Klein-Bölting
Chairman of the supervisory board
Managing Partner of NEXTBRAND GmbH

Until 1997, Marketing Manager at Effem
1997-2003 Executive board responsible for coffee, CMO, Sales International at Tchibo
2004-2009 General Agent for Marketing and Communications at Deutsche Bahn AG
2010-2013 Director Strategy, Marketing and E-Commerce at OTTO GmbH
Since 2014 Managing Partner of NEXTBRAND GmbH, Hamburg




Ulrich Späing
Member of the Supervisory Board
Advisor in growth consulting

From 1988 to 1999 Head of Corporate Communications/Brand Management/IR/PR at apetito AG, Rheine
2000-2002 Finance Manager at Next GmbH, Rheine
2005-2008 Interim Head of Sales Support / Marketing & Prokurist at wedi GmbH, Emsdetten
Since 2008, shareholder and supervisory board member of two companies: PR, IR Wachstum GmbH
and Farbtanke UG haftungsbeschränkt, both Rheine




Heinz Speet
Member of the supervisory board
Free business consultant in trade

Until 1990 Head of training at COOP, Bremen
1990-1994 Director Human Resources and Development at Takko Moden, Telgte
1994-1998 Managing Director for Human Resources and Development, and auditing for KIK Textilien and Nonfood GmbH
1998-2015 Managing Partner of KIK Textilien and Nonfood GmbH