Ireland’s One51 and Québec partners close $280 mln acquisition of IPL

One51 plc has wrapped up its control-stake acquisition of Canadian injection-molded plastic products manufacturer IPL Inc, a deal done in partnership with the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and the Fonds de solidarité FTQ, an existing investor in the company. The value of the acquisition was previously disclosed at about $280 million. The transaction provided an exit to Canadian private equity firm Novacap, which led the take-private buyout of the Saint-Damien, Québec-based IPL in 2010. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, One51 is an environmental services and plastics provider.

PRESS RELEASE

One51 – Acquisition Update

Dublin – July 24 2015 – One51 plc, a leading environmental services and plastics operator, announces that following the receipt of relevant clearances it, together with its equity partners Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec and Fonds de Solidarité FTQ, has completed the acquisition of IPL Inc on
schedule.

Details of the acquisition were set out in One51’s announcement of 3 July 2015.

About One51
One51, headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, is a leading environmental services and plastics operator with operations in Ireland, the United Kingdom, China and North America. The Group also has an investment portfolio of assets across the renewable energy sector.

Investor Enquiries www.one51.com

Alan Walsh, Chief Executive Officer + 353 1 612 1375
Robert Burns, Group Head of Corporate Development + 353 1 612 1240

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