Mutares voted “Company of the Year 2022” in the Investment Companies category


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01.02.2022 / 09:00
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Mutares elected Company of the Year 2022 in the category Investment companies

Munich, February 1, 2022 – Mutares SE & Co. KGaA (ISIN: DE000A2NB650) received the highest honor in the “Company of the Year 2022” study. In the study carried out on behalf of Focus Money and Deutschland Test by the Institute for Management and Economic Research (IMWF), Mutares set the benchmark in the “Investment Companies” category with 100 points and clearly outperformed its competitors. .

For the “Company of the Year 2022” study, approximately 21,000 companies and brands were examined in terms of value for money, customer trust, service and sustainability during the period from January 1 to August 31 2021. Data collection was based on a two-step social listening process. In the first step, known as crawling, partner Ubermetrics Technologies searched 438 million freely accessible German online sources such as news sites and social media using previously defined terms and saved the found texts. in a database. Subsequently, partner Skaylink analyzed this data using artificial intelligence methods (called neural networks). In this way, the companies mentioned were identified and assigned to thematic areas and tone categories.

Robin Laik, CEO and Founder of Mutares, comments: “We are very happy to receive this prestigious award and will not rest on our laurels, but see this award as an incentive to drive our successful growth even more dynamically. Mutares is the best partner when it comes to distressed private equity in the European market. We are working at full throttle to further expand this strong position in the market.”

Johannes Laumann, CIO of Mutares, adds: “The ‘Company of the Year 2022’ award is the well-deserved recognition for the hard and successful work of the entire Mutares team. It also reflects many of our guiding principles at Mutares: entrepreneurship, integrity, sustainability and teamwork. We proudly wear the title of “Company of the Year” and will accelerate even more to set the benchmark even higher in the future. »

Mutares SE & Co. KGaA Company Profile
Mutares SE & Co. KGaA, Munich (, as a listed private equity holding company with offices in Munich (headquarters), Amsterdam, Frankfurt, London, Madrid, Milan, Paris, Stockholm and Vienna , acquires small and medium-sized companies and parts of groups in special situations headquartered in Europe with significant potential for operational improvement and which are resold after undergoing a process of repositioning and stabilization. Mutares actively supports and develops its portfolio companies with its own investment and operating teams as well as through strategic add-on acquisitions. With a focus on the sustainable growth of portfolio companies, the objective is to achieve a significant increase in value with an ROIC (return on invested capital) from 7 to 10 times on the total investment. In fiscal year 2020, Mutares generated consolidated annual revenue of approximately €1.6 billion with more than 12,000 employees worldwide within the group. For the 2021 financial year, consolidated revenues of at least 2.4 billion euros are already expected. On this basis, consolidated revenues are to be increased to at least €5 billion by 2023. As the portfolio grows, advisory revenues also increase, which together with portfolio dividends and exit proceeds , go to Mutares Holding. At this level, the medium-long term objective of net income linked to dividends is 1.8% to 2.2% of consolidated turnover. Mutares is strongly committed to a sustainable dividend policy consisting of a base dividend and an exit dependent performance dividend. The shares of Mutares SE & Co. KGaA are listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol “MUX” (ISIN: DE000A2NB650).

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Mutares SE & Co. KGaA
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