Ricardo’s Acquisition of PLC Consulting Pty Ltd


Squire Patton Boggs advised Ricardo plc on the deal.

Ricardo plc is a multi-industry consultancy for engineering, technology, product innovation and strategy. Its Energy & Environment arm is a leading sustainability consultancy and the acquisition of PLC Consulting Pty Ltd will assist it to meet customer demand in Australia.

PLC Consulting provides technical advisory services across the full life cycle of infrastructure and environmental planning projects, and complements the existing energy and environmental capabilities of Ricardo plc.

The acquisition follows two months after Ricardo plc’s acquisition of Sydney and Melbourne-based Transport Engineering Pty Ltd, a leading rail technical services consultancy firm.

Australia managing partner Campbell Davidson (Picture) led a team comprising senior associates Clive Lee and Michael Muratore and associate Tom McCann on the transaction, which involved the acquisition of the entire share capital of PLC Consulting Pty Ltd.

Involved fees earner: Campbell Davidson – Squire Patton Boggs; Clive Lee – Squire Patton Boggs; Tom McCann – Squire Patton Boggs; Michael Muratore – Squire Patton Boggs;

Law Firms: Squire Patton Boggs;

Clients: Ricardo plc;