Open consultation

Proposed acquisition of Cobham PLC by Advent International: draft undertakings


Consultation relating to the proposed acquisition of Cobham PLC by Advent International.

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Consultation description

The Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy is minded to accept legally binding undertakings offered in the proposed acquisition of Cobham, a UK defence company, by Advent International, a US private equity firm.

The draft undertakings are published in draft for consultation in accordance with the process set out in the Enterprise Act 2002. The Secretary of State will consider any representations made before making a decision about whether to accept the undertakings.

See the related news story and European intervention notice.


Proposed acquisition of Cobham PLC by Advent International: CMA report

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Published 19 November 2019