M/19/005 – FRS Networks/Turas Nua

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by FRS Business Services Co-Operative Society Limited of a 50% shareholding in Turas Nua Limited, and certain assets of Working Links (Employment) Limited, has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Friday March 15, 2019 Friday, April 12, 2019
Parties Involved Business activities
FRS Business Services Co-Operative Society Limited

FRS Business Services Co-Operative Society Limited is ultimately owned and controlled by National Co-Operative Farm Relief Services Limited ("NCFRS"). NCFRS is a farmer owned co-operative organisation established in 1980 for the provision skilled people to meet customer requirements trading under the business name FRS Network.

Turas Nua Limited

Turas Nua Limited is a joint venture between FRS Recruitment and Working Links that delivers the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection Jobpath scheme.

Economic sector Media merger
Administration & Support Services No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Friday, March 29, 2019
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Patrick Mathews

Tel: (+353)1 402 5504

E-mail: patrickmathews@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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