About us

WTSH is your central point of contact for all matters relating to business development and technology transfer in the State of Schleswig-Holstein. With broad-based expertise, a first-class network and a wide range of services, we work with you to create the best conditions for your business success in “the true North”. 

Our offer includes, among others: 

  • Location Consulting
  • Innovation Consulting
  • Innovation Funding
  • Development of New (sales) Markets
  • Cluster Management

Our services are particularly in demand when small or medium-sized companies are faced with challenges that they can only overcome with the greatest of effort, or not at all. In those cases, we provide advice and support - and place particular emphasis on an open and trusting cooperation with clients, shareholders and partners.

In short, we have many experienced people working together towards a common goal. Our desire is to sustainably strengthen and advance the economy in Schleswig-Holstein, perhaps including your company in the near future as well? That would please us enormously. 



Wirtschaftsförderung und Technologietransfer Schleswig-Holstein GmbH (WTSH) is a joint enterprise of the State of Schleswig-Holstein, the chambers of industry and commerce, the chambers of handicrafts, and the universities of this State.

Supervisory Board

Chairman: Jörg Orlemann, Managing Director of the Kiel Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Vice-Chair Persons:
Dr. Thilo Rohlfs, State Secretary in the Ministry of Economics, Transport, Labour, Technology and Tourism of the State of Schleswig-Holstein

Björn Geertz, Chief Executive Officer of the Flensburg Chamber of Handicrafts 

Björn Ipsen, Chief Executive Officer of the Flensburg Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Ellen Petersen, Ministry of Finance of the State of Schleswig-Holstein

Lars Schöning, Chief Executive Officer of the Lübeck Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Dr. Alexandra Schubert, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Innovation of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

Prof. Frank Schwartze, Vice President of Research/International Affairs at Lübeck University of Technology

Facts, figures and reports

Here you will find the annual financial statements and management reports as well as the corporate governance reports of WTSH and the reports on the audit of the annual financial statements and management reports from the 2015 financial year - to read online or download as a PDF. All reports are published in german language.

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Corporate Governance Bericht 2021
pdf | 5 MB
Jahresabschluss und Lagebericht 2020
pdf | 550 KB
Corporate Governance Bericht 2020
pdf | 1 MB
Jahresabschluss und Lagebericht 2019
pdf | 525 KB
Corporate Governance Bericht 2019
pdf | 2 MB
Jahresabschluss und Lagebericht 2018
pdf | 2 MB
Corporate Governance Bericht 2018
pdf | 1 MB
Corporate Governance Bericht 2017
pdf | 590 KB
Jahresabschluss und Lagebericht 2017
pdf | 264 KB
Jahresabschluss und Lagebericht 2016
pdf | 3 MB
Corporate Governance Bericht 2016
pdf | 257 KB
Jahresabschluss und Lagebericht 2015
pdf | 5 MB
Corporate Governance Bericht 2015
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