CCPC to carry out phase 2 investigation of Enva/Rilta merger
October 4, 2018
The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has decided to carry out a full Phase 2 investigation into the proposed acquisition by Exponent Private Equity LLP of sole control of Richardstown Investments Limited, Grangerath Investments Limited, Noah Investments Limited and their subsidiaries.
Following a preliminary investigation, the CCPC has determined that a full investigation is required to establish if the proposed transaction could lead to a substantial lessening of competition in any market for goods or services in the State.
The CCPC must make a final decision on the proposed transaction on, or before, the 14 February 2019. This deadline may change if the CCPC issues a Requirement for Information.
Interested parties are invited to make submissions no later than 5.30pm on Thursday 25 October 2018. Details on how to make a submission are available here.
Exponent Private Equity LLP is a limited liability partnership established in England and Wales that makes private equity investments in businesses across a range of industry sectors. Exponent Private Equity LLP controls a number of portfolio companies which generate revenue in the State, including The Enva Group which provides hazardous and non-hazardous waste services to business customers in the State and Northern Ireland.
Rilta Environmental Limited and its subsidiaries provide hazardous and non-hazardous waste services to business customers in the State and Northern Ireland.
 Including Rilta Environmental Limited and its subsidiaries ClearCircle Environmental (NI) Limited, Soils Environmental Services Unlimited Company, Returnbatt Unlimited Company and Cullen Environmental Services Limited.Return to News