Mutares AG is a Germany-based holding company focused on acquiring companies in special situations, such as owner or management succession and re-funding. It is active in the Consumer Goods, Industrial Products, Automotive and IT (Information Technology) Consulting sectors. It is also involved in shareholdings management. The Company’s portfolio in the Consumer Goods sector includes Artmadis (cookware brands) and KLANN Packaging (metal packaging). In the Industrial Products segments, it manages Fertigungstechnik Weissenfels (machine tools production), GeesingNorba (waste management solutions), EUPEC (coatings for oil-, gas- and water-pipelines manufacturing), Sonoco Paper France (a manufacturer of core board), BSL Pipes and Fittings SAS (the manufacturing of oil and gas pipelines) and Metsa Wood France SAS (wood product manufacturing). In the Automotive and IT consulting sectors, it manages STS Acoustics SpA, Elastomer Solutions Group and Pixmania.