ACQUISITION OF NORWEGIAN ECON ANALYSE CONCLUDED
The Norwegian competition authorities have approved the acquisition of ECON Analyse AS in Norway. The acquisition has been completed and becomes effective immediately. Pöyry will consolidate the result and balance sheet of ECON Analyse AS as of September 1, 2007.
Pöyry published a press release concerning the acquisition on August 27, 2007. The release includes detailed information on the business of ECON Analyse.
Pöyry is a global consulting and engineering firm focusing on the energy, forest industry and infrastructure & environment sectors. Pöyry's net sales in 2006 amounted to about EUR 620 million and it employs 7000 experts.
VP, Corporate Communications and IR
Additional information by:
Richard Pinnock, President, Energy Business Group, Zurich, Switzerland
Tel. +41 76 356 2410
Kurt Bobst, President, Business Area Management Consulting, Energy Business Group, Zurich, Switzerland
Tel. +41 76 356 2323