POSSEHL Mittelstandsbeteiligungen

At a glance

POSSEHL Mittelstandsbeteiligungen (PMB for short) invests in small and medium-sized enterprises in the DACH region. Our profile at a glance:


A subsidiary founded in 2009 of the POSSEHL Group (EUR 3.9 billion turnover and approximately 12,000 employees)


Focus on 100% acquisitions of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)


Strong, continuous growth with an annual growth rate of around 40%


Long-term investor without a focus on short-term sales strategy or takeovers financed by borrowed funds


Leading investor for unclear succession in the SME sector (focus on the DACH region)


Portfolio of 9 companies with EUR 210 million turnover and about 1,000 employees

Where SMEs have a future.


We can quickly explain what drives us: We are deeply convinced that SMEs will continue to be the backbone of the economy in the future. That is why we focus all our activities on small and medium-sized companies. We see ourselves as a long-term partner, which successfully manages all companies in our group with the right combination of freedom and leadership. And we do this in the entrepreneurial spirit of the founders and owners. Continue the success story of your company with PMB as a responsible investor.
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Recognize potential. Generate opportunities.

PMB as Incubator

Within the POSSEHL Group, PMB also plays the role of incubator for new business areas. The goal: Identify sectors and technology areas with a high potential for the future and then build on them continuously. This buy-and-build strategy is the logical continuation of a long-term commitment as an investor – and has already had considerable success.
Labelling systems as a success story

Competent. Proven. Stable.

Tradition, Experience and Commitment

As part of the internationally active POSSEHL Group from Lübeck, we are committed to our long Hanseatic entrepreneurial tradition. And we are proud to say that POSSEHL has stood for entrepreneurial continuity and sustainable success for 170 years.
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Strong and successful:
The companies of PMB.

Based on our principles and the Hanseatic entrepreneurial tradition, we have acquired selected SMEs under the umbrella of PMB in recent years. Currently, nine companies are among the POSSEHL SMEs. In addition, the labelling systems division has its origin in PMB. What unites all of this? Entrepreneurial autonomy accompanied by additional opportunities through exchanges between the companies. Which companies are shaping their future with PMB?


Possehl Mittelstandsbeteiligungen GmbH

Beckergrube 38-52
GER-23552 Lübeck


+49 (0) 451 148-0