Governing bodies: Executive Board and Supervisory Board

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

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

Thorsten Luig
Member of the supervisory board
Head of Retail and Outlet Operations (authorized signatory) of the Betty Barclay Group (Retail)

  • 1994-1998 Degree in Business Administration from the University of Applied Sciences Bochum, Department of Economics
  • 1998-2000 Controller at DACHSER Food Logistics in Herne
  • 2001-2004 Controller Primera AG Münster, later commercial director and authorized representative of the subsidiary Primera Retail GmbH, Münster
  • 2004-2012 Commercial director and authorized officer BIBA GmbH in Duisburg
  • 2012-2016 Commercial director and authorized officer Gelco Unternehmensgruppe, from 2014 commercial manager Gelco GmbH & Co. KG
  • 2016-2018 Commercial Director of BIBA GmbH in Duisburg
  • 2018 CFO RENE LEZARD Mode AG in Schwarzbach am Main
  • Since 2019 Head of Retail and Outlet Operations (authorized signatory) of the Betty Barclay Group (Retail)