Prospects for
family businesses

WINTERGERST is a partnership-led consulting
firm with more than 25 professionals in Stuttgart
and Hamburg. In our projects, we combine
excellent methodological expertise with a
thorough understanding of the structures and
mindset of owner-operated enterprises.

Going the right way

Our client focus is on family businesses. Based on a refined concept we always place focus on feasibility – because there can be no added value without actual implementation.

Volker Wintergerst
Managing Partner of WINTERGERST Societät für Unternehmer-Beratung

Overcoming crises - preferably together - with pragmatic immediate measures

There are normally early signs of a coming crisis that might threaten the viability of an organization. Based on our many years of experience, we are able to identify potential risks and initiate countermeasures within the scope of a quick check – even before a company’s results deteriorate or a liquidity crisis eventuates.

Christian Kunz
Managing Partner of WINTERGERST Societät für Unternehmer-Beratung

Successful projects and satisfied clients

Thanks to our expertise in the areas of corporate finance and restructuring, we can support companies in their search for a suitable investor. We benefit from our many years of M&A experience at the interface between family businesses and private equity funds. The interdisciplinary cooperation of our internal teams and our international network are key success factors in realizing transactions in a very challenging market environment.

Christian Scharfenberger
Partner of WINTERGERST Societät für Unternehmer-Beratung

"I am glad that with the WINTERGERST team we had an experienced and professional M&A advisor at our side. M&A advisor at our side. Thanks to WINTERGERST's broad expertise, we have succeeded in to find an investor who wants to continue the business operations in a future-oriented manner and therefore long-term perspective."

Eberhard Hackelsberger
Managing Director of J. Weck GmbH & Co. KG

Handelsblatt TOP Unternehmensberater 2024

Brandeins Beste Unternehmensberater 2024

Top Company Award 2024

Family Business Consultancy Firm of the Year in Germany 2024

Top Consultant 2023

FOCUS Top Arbeitgeber Mittelstand 2022