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Newsmaker: Christian Brown

Kentz at centre of bidding war

24th August, 2013
Christian Brown, chief executive, Kentz: the company has been the subject of two takeover bids.

It has been a turbulent week for Christian Brown, chief executive of Kentz, as it emerged that his company has been the subject of two takeover bids from its rivals.

With Amec, a British oil engineering company, offering as much as €800 million for the firm last week, Kentz many not be one of Ireland's best-known companies, but it is one of the most valuable.

Not that Amec's offer of 565 to 580 pence a...

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