Rothco buyout gets green light from competition body

The sale of Rothco to Accenture was worth in the region of €20 million

28th January, 2018
Patrick Hickey of Rothco and Alastair Blair country managing director of Accenture

The sale of Rothco to Accenture has been approved by the competition watchdog.

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission cleared the acquisition last Thursday. It had been notified of the transaction on December 15, 2017.

The sale, which was first reported in The Sunday Business Post, was worth in the region of €20 million. However, the companies were unwilling to confirm any financial terms of the transaction. Shareholders at creative agency Rothco included founders Patrick Hickey, Paul...

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