M/17/31 KKR and JIP/Hitachi Kokusai Electric

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by KKR & CO. L.P. and Japan Industrial Partners, INC. of joint control of Hitachi Kokusai Electric INC’s Video and Communication Solutions Business has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Wednesday May 31, 2017 Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Parties Involved Business activities
KKR & CO. L.P.

KKR & CO. L.P. is a global investment firm, which offers a broad range of alternative asset funds and other investment products to investors and provides capital market solutions for the firm, its portfolio companies and other clients.

Japan Industrial Partners, INC.

Japan Industrial Partners is a private equity firm specialising in investing in turnaround, buyouts and carve-out investments. Japan Industrial Partners primarily invests in the manufacturing sector, including food, distribution and services.

Hitachi Kokusai Electric INC's Video and Communication Solutions Business

Hitachi Kokusai Electric INC's Video and Communication Solutions Business manufactures and sells various systems products and business solutions to address the business and management needs of its customers on a global scale.

Economic sector Media merger
Video and Communication Solutions No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Barry O'Donnell

Email: BarryODonnell@ccpc.ie
Telephone: 014703696

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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