M/21/044 – EQT/Covanta

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by EQT Infrastructure V, a fund being managed by EQT Fund Management S.à.r.l, of sole control of Covanta Holding Corporation has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Thursday August 12, 2021 Monday, August 30, 2021
Parties Involved Business activities
EQT Fund Management S.à.r.l

EQT Fund Management S.à.r.l is part of EQT AB Group. The EQT AB Group is a group of private
equity funds that invests in portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US, active within a
variety of industries.

Covanta Holding Corporation

Covanta Holding Corporation is primarily involved in the waste disposal and energy sectors. Covanta Holding Corporation’s core business involves owning and operating infrastructure for the conversion of
waste to energy by burning solid waste to produce electricity.

Economic sector Media merger
Energy and Utilities No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Thursday, August 26, 2021
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Lucy Roche

Email: lucyroche@ccpc.ie
Tel: 087 3745833

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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