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Posts Tagged ‘Eaton Towers’

  • Pan African Towers signs $20 million infrastructural investment deal

    Eaton Towers plans $350m expansion in Egypt

    May 6, 2015 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Eaton Towers plans $350m expansion in Egypt

    In an effort to boost its expansion across Africa, starting with Egypt, telecommunications tower company Eaton Towers announced it has raised some $350 million in that effort. The move will allow the company to push out its towers in order to deliver better...

  • Pan African Towers signs $20 million infrastructural investment deal

    Jimmy Eisenstein named Chairman of Eaton Towers

    November 7, 2014 • PeopleComments Off on Jimmy Eisenstein named Chairman of Eaton Towers

    Eaton Towers, an independent telecom tower company in Africa, has named Jimmy Eisenstein as the new Non-Executive Chairman. Jimmy was co-founder in 1995 of American Tower Corporation, today the world’s most valuable listed tower company, where he was...

  • Bharti Airtel to sell 3500 mobile towers to Eaton Towers

    September 9, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Bharti Airtel to sell 3500 mobile towers to Eaton Towers

    Bharti Airtel is set to sell over 3500 of its mobile towers, located in six African countries, to telecommunications tower firm – Eaton Towers. According to Bharti Airtel, the move has been put in place in order to reduce costs. Bharti Airtel revealed...

  • ITNewsAfrica’s top ten stories of the week

    June 22, 2013 • Top StoriesComments Off on ITNewsAfrica’s top ten stories of the week

    This week, the ICT market has again underlined the importance of mobility and connectivity to consumers. We have noticed a significant increase in articles about mobile service providers tailoring offerings to address growing requirements in the market –...

  • Eaton Towers, Telkom Kenya pen 15-year deal

    June 18, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (1)

    Eaton Towers, a pan-African tower company, has announced that it has signed a deal with Telkom Kenya covering its existing portfolio of over 1,000 towers. The fifteen-year management and leasing deal is focused on both the maintenance of existing sites and...

  • Eaton Towers secures $60m debt facility for Uganda

    October 30, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Eaton Towers secures $60m debt facility for Uganda

    Eaton Towers, the African tower ownership and management company, has secured $60m in debt financing from Standard Bank Group, acting through Stanbic Uganda, and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), to build and develop new and existing telecom towers...

  • Eaton Towers appoints executive team in Ghana

    August 15, 2012 • PeopleComments Off on Eaton Towers appoints executive team in Ghana

    Eaton Towers, the African telecommunications tower ownership and management company, has appointed Gareth Townley as Managing Director and Adnan Quddus as Chief Financial Officer of its Ghanaian operations. Gareth Townley has over 10 years’ experience...

  • Warid Telecom sells 400 towers

    March 19, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Warid Telecom sells 400 towers

    African tower company Eaton Towers, today announced they are in the process of expanding their investment in Uganda. According to a statement released by the company, Eaton Towers are set to acquire 400 towers from Warid Telecom Uganda. This comes on the back...

  • France Telecom sells Ugandan tower network

    March 16, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on France Telecom sells Ugandan tower network

    France Telecom (FT) Orange Uganda, yesterday announced the sale of their wireless tower network in Uganda to Eaton Towers. FT expanded their African footprint in recent months by purchasing majority shares in Egypt’s Mobinil and other subsidiaries such as...

  • Eaton Towers signs $30 million debt facility in Ghana

    January 16, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Eaton Towers signs $30 million debt facility in Ghana

    Telecommunications giant Eaton Towers has inked a $30 million debt facility in an effort to increase its ability to sell telecom tower location and shared infrastructure facilities to mobile operators. The goal is to work with Ghanaian companies to increase...

  • Eaton Towers secures $150m African tower investment

    September 19, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Eaton Towers secures $150m African tower investment

    Eaton Towers, the African tower ownership and management company, has secured a major round of equity funding worth $150m from Capital International Private Equity Funds (“CIPEF”), a private equity investor that focuses on emerging markets. The funding...