M/21/030 Murano Bidco/Vectura Group

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by Murano Bidco Limited, a newly formed company indirectly controlled by Carlyle Europe Partners V, a fund managed by affiliates of the Carlyle Group, Inc, of sole control of Vectura Group plc has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Friday June 18, 2021 Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Parties Involved Business activities
Murano Bidco Limited

Murano Bidco Limited is a newly formed company indirectly controlled by Carlyle Europe Partners V, a fund managed by affiliates of the Carlyle Group, Inc. The Carlyle Group, Inc. is a global alternative asset manager, which manages funds that invest globally across three investment disciplines: (i) Global Private Equity (including corporate private equity, real estate and natural resources funds); (ii) Global Credit (including liquid credit, illiquid credit and real assets credit); and (iii) Investment Solutions (private equity fund of funds program, which include primary fund, secondary and related co-investment activities).

Vectura Group plc

Vectura Group plc is a UK-based pharmaceutical company listed on the London Stock Exchange and a specialist inhalation contract development and manufacturing organization that provides innovative inhaled drug development solutions that enable partners to bring their medicines to patients.

Economic sector Media merger
Healthcare - No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Dineo Mashego

email: dineomashego@ccpc.ie
Tell: +353 1470 3607
Cell: +353 867 742 106

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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