EQT Infrastructure

EQT Infrastructure completes acquisition of First Student and First Transit, the market leading providers of essential North American transportation services

EQT is pleased to announce that EQT Infrastructure’s acquisition of First Student and First Transit (“the Company”), two North American subsidiaries of the UK publicly listed company FirstGroup plc, has closed.

EQT Infrastructure is committed to helping future-proof the Company by investing in the electrification of its fleet and accelerating its transition to renewable fuel sources in order to support passenger health and reduce environmental impact.

As a long-term investor, EQT Infrastructure looks forward to making significant investments in the Company’s organization, operations and digital technology so that it can continue to provide its essential services to students and communities across North America for years to come.

US inquiries: Stephanie Greengarten, +1 646 687 6810, stephanie.greengarten@eqtpartners.com

International inquiries: EQT Press Office, +46 8 506 55 334, press@eqtpartners.com

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