Pierer Industrie AG is an Austrian industrial investment group that is fully owned by Pierer Konzerngesellschaft mbH.

Significant Shareholdings include the PIERER Mobility Group based in Upper Austria and the Pankl AG Group, which operates in the automotive sector.

The PIERER Mobility Group is Europe’s leading manufacturer of “powered two-wheelers” (PTW). With its globally known motorcycle brands KTM, HUSQVARNA and GASGAS, it is one of the European technology and market leaders, especially for premium motorcycles. In addition to vehicles with combustion engines, the product range also includes emission-neutral vehicles with innovative electric drives and e-bikes. As a pioneer in electromobility for two-wheelers in the low-voltage range (48 volts) the group and its strategic partner Bajaj have the prerequisites to assume a leading global role. E-bicycle activities will be promoted under the brands HUSQVARNA E-Bicycles, R Raymon and GASGAS E-Bicycles in order to participate in the attractive market growth of the e-bicycle segment and to become a major international player there.

The two companies Pankl Racing Systems AG and SHW AG form the core holdings of the Pankl AG Group. The Pankl Group develops, produces, maintains and distributes mechanical systems in the high-tech sector for dynamic components in the global niche markets of the racing, luxury car and aerospace industries. The SHW Group was founded in 1365 and is one of the oldest industrial companies in Germany. As an automotive supplier, SHW offers effective solutions in the field of pumps and engine components and lightweight composite brake discs. Since both investments focus on powertrain components in the automotive sector, the systematic cooperation provides the basis for further growth.

Furthermore, Pierer Industrie AG also holds shares in abatec group. Abatec is one of the leading development and manufacturing companies for electronic assemblies in Austria.

Key Figures


m€ Revenues

Pierer Industrie-Group was able to achieve revenues of around EUR 2,171 million in 2019.



The EBIT reached around EUR 149 million.



As at 31/12/2019 Pierer Industrie-Group employed 8,186 employees, approx. 60% of whom in Austria.



The EBITDA reached around EUR 313 million.


m€ Invest

In 2019 around EUR 235 million were invested in the further growth.


m€ Total Assets

The balance sheet total was around EUR 2,468 million.


PIERER Mobility AG

Pankl AG

others Shareholdings