M/15/075 – KKR / LGC

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition of LGC Science Group Limited by KKR & Co. L.P., has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Monday December 21, 2015 Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Parties Involved Business activities
KKR & Co. L.P.

KKR is a global investment firm, which offers a broad range of alternative asset funds and other investment products to investors.

LGC Science Group Limited

LGC Group is a UK based-group active in the manufacture and distribution of reference materials and proprietary genomic products, and the provision of analytical and genomic testing services.

Economic sector Media merger
The supply of reference materials, proprietary genomic products and the provision of analytical and genomic testing services. No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Friday, January 8, 2016
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Cormac Keating

Tel: 01-470 3653, e-mail: cormackeating@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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