On 21 July 2022, French water management company Saur announced the divestment of its municipal water management business in Colombia to Aqualia. As part of the agreement, Aqualia will acquire 100% of Saur Colombia SAS’s assets, made up of six concession companies that manage the production and distribution of drinking water and sewage across 11 municipalities in three regions of Columbia’s north coast.
In this Research Note:
- Aqualia deal consolidates Colombia’s private water market
- Aqualia’s acquisition of Saur’s concessions fulfills two strategic goals
- Saur divestment reinforces changing water position, globally