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Cellnex considering European tower alternatives to Inwit

Tuesday 17 May 2016 | 09:51 CET | News
Spanish infrastructure operator Cellnex Telecom is considering alternative tower acquisitions in Europe in view of the stalled bidding process for a stake in Telecom Italia's tower unit Inwit, reports Efe, citing an unnamed Cellnex spokesman. The company is still waiting to hear on the joint binding offer made with Italian infrastructure fund F2i for a stake in Inwit, with Mediaset-owned EI Towers among the rival bidders. However, Telecom Italia's new CEO Flavio Cattaneo admitted after the release of the company's quarterly results that a decision on the sale of Inwit could take several

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Cellnex / Inwit / Mediaset / Telecom Italia
Countries: Italy / Spain
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