M/10/013 – Apax/Sophos
The Competition Authority today, 21 May 2010, cleared the proposed transaction whereby Apax Partners LLP would acquire sole control of Sophos Plc and its subsidiaries.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Monday May 10, 2010||Thursday, May 20, 2010|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|Apax Partners LLP||
Provides investment management and investment advisory services.
Provides security software products.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|Provision of security software||No|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Friday, May 21, 2010|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
|Ms. Elisa Ryan||
Tel: 01 804 5446 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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