Abertis interested in Telecom Italia, Wind towers

Thursday 8 May 2014 | 10:37 CET | News
Spanish infrastructure company Abertis is the latest company to have expressed an interest in bidding for the wireless towers of Telecom Italia and Wind once the Italian operators put them up for sale, reports Europa Press. Abertis, which owns some 5,500 mobile towers in Spain as well as the satellite company Hispasat, is looking to expand into further markets, although its telecoms infrastructure activities are focused "exclusively" on the European market, according to finance director Jose Aljaro. Telecom Italia's sale of its 10,000-plus broadcast towers is one of the cost-cutting measures

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Abertis / Abertis Telecom / Hispasat / Mediaset / Telecom Italia / Wind
Countries: Italy / Spain
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