Our core strategic holdings are Beckers, a global leader in industrial coatings; Colart, the largest global supplier of artist materials; and Höganäs AB, the world's leading manufacturer of metal powders. We also own some smaller companies specialising in, for example, premium textiles.


Beckers is a global industrial coatings company specialising in coil coatings and industrial coatings for metal. Beckers also provides finishes for consumer electronics and lifestyle appliances.

Read More


The Colart Group is the global parent company of the world’s most popular art material brands. Taking inspiration from artists to create innovative products, Colart fuels creativity not just for professional artists but for all creative industries and individuals. From supporting emerging artists through its residency programme to developing cadmium-free colours, Colart’s mission is to provide sustainable, creative tools and services to release pure expression. The Colart group employs around 1,500 people in 16 countries and its products are sold in over 120 countries worldwide.

Read More

Höganäs AB

Höganäs AB is the world’s leading producer of metal powder and the main driver of the development of metal powder applications.

Read More

Moorbrook Textiles

Moorbrook Textiles produces woven-textile products from the finest luxury fibres.

Read More