Holding Company

Metair Investments limited ("Metair") is a publicly owned company listed on the Johannesburg Securities Exchange. Headquartered in Johannesburg, the group manages an international portfolio of companies that manufacture and distribute products predominantly for the automotive industry.

Metair started life more than 30 years ago as a supplier to Toyota SA, then a sister company. Today, the group produces and supplies components to all of the major Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) in South Africa, as well as Renault Dacia in Europe through its Romanian subsidiary, Rombat.

The group also manufactures and distributes spare parts for use in the motor vehicle aftermarket, and non-automotive products for various other sectors of industry.

In 2012 Metair acquired a majority interest in Rombat, a battery manufacturer in Romania. In 2013 it added a majority stake in Mutlu Akü, Turkey's largest battery manufacturer and distributor. Rombat and Mutlu Akü sell products to aftermarket customers in Romania, Turkey, Europe and the Middle East, as well as to OEMs in Romania, Turkey and Russia.

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Shareholders

Holding shares of 5% or more.

Royal Bafokeng Holdings (RBH) is a community-based investment company whose growth uplifts and creates intergenerational wealth for the Royal Bafokeng Nation (RBN), a 100,000 strong Setswana-speaking community in South Africa’s North West province.

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Coronation was founded in Cape Town, South Africa in 1993. They are an investment-led, owner-managed business with staff owning 24% of the company. They are solely focused on asset management and have a track record of delivering superior long-term returns to their clients over the past two decades. An active investment manager with a long-term valuation-driven investment approach, Coronation currently manages in excess of R600 billion in client assets (as at end-December 2014).

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Investec is an international specialist bank and asset manager that provides a diverse range of financial products and services to a niche client base in three principal markets, the United Kingdom, South Africa and Australia as well as certain other countries. The group was established in 1974. Investec focuses on delivering distinctive profitable solutions for its clients in three core areas of activity namely, Asset Management, Wealth & Investment and Specialist Banking.

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As a multi-manager, Investment Solutions researches the investment manager universe and applies a proven methodology in the construction of risk-profile solutions for retirement funds and individual investments. With ± R200 billion assets under management, Investment Solutions is South Africa’s largest multi-manager; which demonstrates the confidence that the retirement fund industry has in the company. This multi-manager’s value proposition continues to meet the needs of the retirement industry.

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Group Companies

Metair encompasses a portfolio of companies manufacturing and distributing products predominantly for the automotive industry.