M/10/028 – Compass/VSG

Transaction details

The Competition Authority has today approved the proposed transaction whereby Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd would acquire sole control of VSG Group Ltd.

Notification date Decision date
Thursday August 26, 2010 Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Parties Involved Business activities
VSG Group Ltd

VSG is involved in the provision of security services

Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd

Compass is involved in the provision of contract food services and other support services to customers in a range of sectors.

Economic sector Media merger
Security Services No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Monday, September 6, 2010
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Andrew Rae

01-804-5420 ar@tca.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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