M/18/086 – Brightstone Trading/Fitzpatrick Motors (Bray)

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by Brightstone Trading Limited of a controlling interest in the share capital of Fitzpatrick Motors (Bray) Limited has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Thursday November 1, 2018 Friday, December 7, 2018
Parties Involved Business activities
Brightstone Trading Limited

Brightstone Trading Limited is the parent company of a number of subsidiaries who are active in the motor trade sector (operate dealerships including Ford, Seat, Citroen and Suzuki). It also offers finance options on new and used vehicles and has a range of manufacturer approved after-sales products and services for its brands including accident and repair.

Fitzpatrick Motors (Bray) Limited

Fitzpatrick Motors (Bray) Limited is a Ford motor dealer selling new and used passenger cars and light commercial vehicles and offering aftersales service and repair business located at Dublin Road, Bray, County Wicklow.

Economic sector Media merger
Motor Retail Sector No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Tommy Burke

Tel: (+353)1 402 5503

E-mail: tommyburke@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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