Founded in 1922, the Overlack Group now occupies a leading position on the European chemicals distribution market. The family business has grown continuously and at an above-average rate in the past years. Its product range is extensive, covering 12,000 articles. Commodities and specialities are equally represented. Overlack's headquarters are in Mönchengladbach, controlling a network which spans the whole of Europe. Specific knowledge of the regional purchasing and sales markets is one of the company's strengths. Reliability, continuity and sustainable growth are important aspects of Overlack's corporate culture. With HANNOVER Finanz as an equity capital partner, the company is currently implementing its buy-and-build strategy with well thought-out acquisitions.