Selected Deals

Electric Utilities

  • Target
    Northern Ireland Electricity plc
  • Our Role
    Advisor to buyer
  • Seller and Location
    Electricity Supply Board of Ireland, Ireland
  • Activity
    Owns the electricity transmission and distribution network in the Republic of Ireland via its ESB Networks division
  • Acquiror / Investors and Location
    Department of Communications, Energy & Natural Resources, Ireland
  • Activity
    Irish government department with a 95% share in the Electricity Supply Board of Ireland
  • Description of Transaction
    Advised the Irish Government’s Department of Communications, Energy & Natural Resources – a 95% shareholder in Ireland's Electricity Supply Board – on the acquisition of Northern Ireland Electricity plc in a deal worth US$1.6 billion.