In April 2015 the Solid Board operations of Smurfit Kappa in the Netherlands, Belgium and the UK were acquired by pan-European mid-market investor Aurelius and rebranded as SOLIDUS SOLUTIONS. As of June 30, 2016 the commercial activities of the Abelan Group in Northern Europe have been acquired. As of January 31, 2018, Solidus successfully completed the acquisition of Abelan Board Industrial S.L., a major producer of core board and solid board packaging products operating out of Southern Europe. As of September 5, 2019 Centerbridge Partners have successfully completed the acquisition of SOLIDUS SOLUTIONS from Aurelius. These transactions create potential synergies across production, purchasing and sales with SOLIDUS SOLUTIONS.