Company Details


Akademie Deutscher Genossenschaften e.V. 
Schloss Montabaur 
56410 Montabaur 
Telephone: +49 26 02 14-0 
Fax: +49 26 02 14-1 21 

ADG Supervisory Board Chairwoman: Marija Kolak, BVR President 
Executive Board: Dr. Yvonne Zimmermann (Chairwoman), Peter Rausch (Member of the Executive Board) 
Place of jurisdiction: Montabaur 
VAT ID No.: DE 149338636 
Association register number: VR684 



In its judgement of 12 May 1998, the Hamburg Regional Court ruled that the inclusion of links also leads to co-responsibility of the material offered via these links. According to the Regional Court, this can only be prevented by expressly distancing oneself from these contents. 

We have placed links to other pages on the Internet on our website. The following applies to all these links: We would like to expressly emphasise that we have no influence whatsoever on the design and content of the linked pages. Therefore, we hereby expressly distance ourselves from all content of all listed pages and do not adopt their content as our own. This declaration applies to all links on our website. 

Data protection 

The Akademie Deutscher Genossenschaften e.V. takes the protection of your personal data such as name, address, telephone number or e-mail address very seriously. Therefore, we conduct all our business activities in accordance with the laws on data protection and data security. You can find out more about data protection and data security at


Your personal data is protected by technical and organisational security measures against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction, or access by unauthorised persons. 

Links to other websites 

ADG's websites contain links to other websites for whose data protection strategies or content we are not responsible. 

Information on online dispute resolution pursuant to Art. 14 (1) ODR Regulation 

The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (OS), which can be found at. 

Online Dispute Resolution | European Commission ( 

Our e-mail address is:  

Information on consumer dispute resolution in accordance with § 36 VSBG: 

ADG will not participate in dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration board within the meaning of the Consumer Dispute Resolution Act and is not obliged to do so. The universal arbitration board of the Federal Centre for Arbitration e. V., Straßburger Straße 8, 77694 Kehl am Rhein under Zentrum für Schlichtung e.V. ( is responsible for arbitration. 

Reporting channels for whistleblowers  

The Whistleblower Protection Act regulates the protection of natural persons who have obtained information about violations in connection with their professional or official activities and report or disclose such information to the reporting bodies provided for under this Act. 

Whistleblowers should report potential violations without delay. Violations are acts or omissions that: 

1. are unlawful and concern the provisions or areas of law that fall within the material scope of application under section 2 of the Whistleblower Protection Act; or 

2. are abusive because they run counter to the aim or purpose of the provisions in the regulations or areas of law that fall within the material scope of application under section 2 of the Whistleblower Protection Act.  

A report must be truthful, sufficiently specific and detailed, with subject and description (what, where and when did it happen; have you taken further action?) to be able to investigate the matter adequately.  

The following reporting channels are available:  

  •  Verbal contact by telephone or via face-to-face meeting, 
  •  written contact by post, or 
  •  digital contact via the whistleblower system (  

An anonymous report can be entered via the electronic reporting system or addressed to Compliance. 

For more information, please visit the whistleblower system website.