Lots of M&A and investment activity is expected across the region as telecom and media companies look to either consolidate or divest. There are lots of opportunities for private equity investment ahead
Warsaw, Poland (PRWEB UK) 28 September 2015
European telecom leaders from Liberty Global, Orange, T-Mobile, O2 and Telekom Austria are meeting with investment bankers, private equity investors and professional advisers in Warsaw, Poland on September 29 at the annual TMT Finance CEE 2015 event.
Over 50 speakers have been announced for the event, which is part of a global series gathering telecom industry, finance and advisory leaders. Key session themes include Telecom and Media Growth Strategies; Infrastructure Investment; Mobile Broadband; Mergers and Acquisitions; Financing TMT; Private Equity, Investing in Datacentres and the Future of TMT.
Artur Meinzolt, Managing Director, Communication, Media and Technology, Accenture Strategy is making the opening keynote speech at the event, while Peter Skodny, Centrale Europe Lead, Communication Media and Technology, Accenture Consulting is chairing the opening Panel the “TMT Leaders Round Table”.
Dominic Lowndes, Managing Director of TMT Finance, said: “The CEE region is experiencing rapid growth and with a population of 100 million and forecasted GDP growth of 3-5% it is undeniably one of the world’s hot spots for investment, so we are really excited about the event. Lots of M&A and investment activity is expected across the region as telecom and media companies look to either consolidate or divest. There are lots of opportunities for private equity investment ahead,” Lowndes commented.
Other keynote speakers at the conference include Igor Ostrowski, Head of TMT Sector Group, Dentons Europe; and Chairman of the Digitization Council of Poland will also make a keynote speech on telecoms infrastructure investment.
Other key speakers at the event include: Liberty Global, Google, Play Mobile (P4), Orange Polska, O2 Czech Republic; Telekom Austria; Virgin Mobile Polska; Modern Times Group; Vectra S.A.; Mid Europa Partners, Kino Polska; Atmedia Group; Rothschild; Barclays Capital; KKR; TVN Group; Beyond.pl, Intel Capital; Raiffeisen Bank International AG; NC+; Intel Corporations; Resource Partners; VIPnet; Netia SA; IFC; CMS; Crédit Agricole CIB; Citi; Value4Capital; Credit Agricole; EBRD; Societe Generale, ING, CEE Equity Partners and Ericsson; Copenhagen Economics; Montagu Private Equity and UniCredit Bank Austria AG.
TMT Finance CEE 2015 takes place at the Radission Blu Centrum Hotel Warsaw on September 29 from 8am to 8pm. For full programme and speaker details go to http://www.tmtfinance.com/cee/programme
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