Banking and financial services


Chemicals and coatings

Construction and construction materials

Drinks and drink distribution

Electrical equipment and components

Electricity generation and distribution

Fast-moving consumer goods (non-food)

Food and dairy products

Freight and logistics

Fuel and fuel retailing

Grocery retail


Industrial and automotive

Information and communication technology

Media, media rights and advertising

Mining and forestry

Music, gaming and entertainment

Pharmaceuticals and medical devices

Pulp, paper and packaging

Specialist retail

Telecommunications and cable TV

Transport and travel services



Integrated Dental Holdings/Associated Dental Practices (2011): RBB Economics advised both parties during the 2011 UK OFT investigation of their merger — OFT Press Release 64/11

Orbis/Atrium (2011): RBB Economics advised Orbis during the 2012 Dutch NMa investigation of its merger with Atrium — NMa Press Release 5 September 2011

Dutch health care authority (NZa) (2011): RBB Economics  prepared a report for the NZa on buyer power and collective bargaining in the health care sector —

Cinven/Classic Hospitals (2008): RBB Economics advised Spire Healthcare Limited (part of Cinven) during the investigation by the UK OFT of its acquisition of Classic Hospitals Group Ltd — OFT Case No.ME/3610/08

Irish Health Service Executive (HSE) v Irish Pharmaceutical Union (IPU) (2007): RBB Economics advised the HSE on competition aspects of its dispute with IPU before the High Court — Irish High Court case No.2007IEHC 222

Nordic Capital/Handicare (2010): RBB Economics advised Nordic Capital on
the Dutch competition authority’s investigation into its acquisition of Handicare,
a manufacturer of inter alia electric wheelchairs