MatSearch is a small individual company active since 1987 with normal office infrastructure for two people. Dr. Margarethe Hofmann-Amtenbrink is CEO and owner and Ms. Alessandra Hool is associate being in charge for

project management since 2009. Since 1988, MatSearch is working together with ESM Foundation on a mandate basis, and the ESM with its Board of Directors (Drs. Bruno Walser, former CEO Sulzer; Christian Hagelüken, Umicore, Brigitte Buchmann, Empa, Prof. Armin Reller, University of Augsburg, Resources Management) is interested to support this CSA with expertise and further network.