0
General

Warburg Pincus joins bidding for T-Mobile NL - report

Friday 13 November 2015 | 10:03 CET | News
Private equity firm Warburg Pincus is looking to bid for T-Mobile Netherlands, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. Warburg Pincus is working on the deal with Deutsche Telekom's former CEO Rene Obermann, who was hired by the New York fund in February. Obermann briefly served as CEO of Dutch cable operator Ziggo, before Warburg Pincus sold Ziggo to Liberty Global. Obermann is working closely with another Warburg Pincus partner, Andrew Sukawaty, who chaired Ziggo while Obermann was its CEO. At least four other private equity firms, including Apax and CVC, are vying for T-Mobile

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / Iliad / Liberty Global / T-Mobile Netherlands / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

T-Mobile Netherlands up for sale again, private equity interested - report

Published 11 Jan 2021 09:36 CET | Netherlands
Deutsche Telekom has put its Dutch subsidiary T-Mobile Netherlands up for sale, sources in the telecom and finance sectors told ...

DT renews talks on sale of T-Mobile Netherlands - report

Published 14 Mar 2016 10:35 CET | Netherlands
The investment group Apollo is still interested in the acquisition of T-Mobile Netherlands, reports Dutch paper De Telegraaf ...

Warburg, Apollo to make final bids for T-Mobile NL - report

Published 12 Feb 2016 08:31 CET | Netherlands
Deutsche Telekom has narrowed the bidders for T-Mobile Netherlands to private equity firms Warburg Pincus and Apollo, people ...

Liberty Global withdraws from T-Mobile bidding - report

Published 04 Feb 2016 12:52 CET | Netherlands
Liberty Global has withdrawn from the bidding for T-Mobile Netherlands, sources familiar with the matter told Dutch paper De ...

T-Mobile NL: becoming a smart attacker or just window dressing?

Published 16 Dec 2015 12:34 CET | Netherlands
T-Mobile Netherlands is working to break out of its status as mobile-only operator. Or 'smart attacker', as its parent company ...

Deutsche Telekom waits on T-Mobile NL sale - report

Published 16 Dec 2015 09:50 CET | Netherlands
Deutsche Telekom has halted its plans to sell T-Mobile Netherlands, while it considers other possible scenarios, Dutch paper De ...

Warburg-Pincus mengt zich in overnamestrijd om T-Mobile NL

Published 13 Nov 2015 09:04 CET | Netherlands
Warburg Pincus heeft belangstelling voor Deutsche Telekom-dochter T-Mobile Nederland. Dat schrijft Reuters op basis van drie ...

T-Mobile Netherlands attracts private equity bids - report

Published 12 Nov 2015 08:41 CET | Netherlands
T-Mobile Netherlands has attracted interest from private equity groups Apax and CVC, which are putting the finishing touches to ...

T-Mobile Netherlands revenue falls 8% in Q3

Published 05 Nov 2015 09:16 CET | Netherlands
T-Mobile Netherlands reported revenues for the third quarter down 8.0 percent year-on-year to EUR 346 million. Excluding the sale ...

Ziggo, T-Mobile merger moves closer to reality

Published 21 Oct 2015 16:37 CET | Netherlands
Deutsche Telekom has put T-Mobile Netherlands up for sale, Bloomberg reports. The mobile operator could raise around EUR 5 ...

Deutsche Telekom puts T-Mobile NL up for sale - report

Published 21 Oct 2015 08:16 CET | Netherlands
Deutsche Telekom is considering the sale of its Dutch mobile operator, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. The ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

08 Mar Smith Micro Q4 2020
10 Mar MTN FY results
10 Mar Verizon Investor Day
11 Mar Comtech Telecommunications Q2
11 Mar Gogo Q4 2020
11 Mar Technicolor FY results
11 Mar T-Mobile US analysts day
12 Mar RTL Group Q4 2020
12 Mar Mobilezone Q4 2020
12 Mar AT&T analysts day
::: More Calendar Items