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Cinven confirms interest in Telekom Slovenije

Monday 23 February 2015 | 10:35 CET | News
UK-based private equity fund Cinven has confirmed it's interested in acquiring a majority stake in Telekom Slovenije. The company has "great existing infrastructure and very good staff. We think there is an opportunity to create...a Slovenian champion," Thomas Railhac, a Cinven principal, told STA news agency. He said this meant "keeping Telekom Slovenije as an independent company headquartered in Slovenia and run by Slovenians." Cinven would draw on its experience in France and the Netherlands, where it acquired and then sold what are now leading cable companies, respectively Numericable

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Companies: Deutsche Telekom / Telekom Slovenije
Countries: Slovenia
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