The Lotterie-Treuhandgesellschaft mbH is a modern service provider with headquarters in Wiesbaden. This holding company of the state of Hessen is responsible for the management of the LOTTO, football pool betting, the ODDSET sports betting service, the supplementary lotteries Super 6 and Spiel 77 (Game 77), the instant lotteries, the number lottery KENO as well as the private lottery GlücksSpirale (LuckSpiral). In 2009, LOTTO Hessen earned revenues of 581,4 million euros and it employs around 190 people. They manage the sale of products, professional CRM, sustainable quality management at points of sale as well as logistical and technical processes. Around 1.7 million lotto and betting orders are processed weekly under the highest security precautions. They arrive at the Wiesbaden central computer online from a network of around 2,000 points of sale. Out of all lotto and betting entries, almost 282 million euros were paid out as prize money in 2009. Furthermore, around 97 million euros were passed on to the state of Hessen as direct aid for sports, culture, social events and the preservation of historical monuments. The state received a further 100 million euros in the form of betting and lottery taxes; 41 million euros went directly to social, cultural and educational institutions as well as associations for the promotion of sports.
Business activityManagement and sale of
state lottery services and sports betting
Managing DirectorDr. jur. Heinz-Georg Sundermann
Chairman of Supervisory BoardStaatssekretär Dr. Thomas Schäfer
Court RegisterWiesbaden District Court, HRB 2191
Turnover2009: 581.4 million euros