mutares AG is a holding company, which engages in the acquisition and investment of companies. It operates through the two segments: Industry and Consumer Goods. The Industry segment includes activities in automotive, machine tool industry, waste management solutions, and acoustic solutions. The Consumer Goods segment deals with metal packaging, transportation, pharmaceuticals, and household products. The company was founded by Robin Laik and Axel Geuer on February 1, 2008 and is headquartered in Munich, Germany.