Nine groups interested in DEPA Infrastructure
Nine groups submitted a letter of interest in the full ownership of DEPA Infrastructure, a new company to be created by the partial division of the Greek public natural gas company's (DEPA) infrastructure section, by the deadline on Friday.
Currently, DEPA is owned by state sell-off fund TAIPED (65 pct) and Hellenic Petroleum (35 pct). Following the partial division, the two shareholders will own the corresponding stakes in DEPA Infrastrucutre, and act as its joint sellers.
In the phase that concluded on Friday, Greek officials said the following companies expressed interest, in alphabetical order:
- Antin Infrastructure Partners SAS (private capital investments focused on infrastructure investments)
- China Resources Gas (Hong Kong) Investment Limited (the top natural gas group of companies in China, focused on gas distribution)
- EP Investment...