Indigo Telecom Group announces acquisition of Belcom 247

Indigo Telecom Group Ltd announces the acquisition of the entire share capital of Belcom247 (Bellcom UK Ltd)

Acquisition adds datacentre and connectivity services to growing portfolio of services offered by Indigo Telecom

Indigo Telecom Group a leading provider of multi-vendor managed and project services to Tier 1 and 2 telecom network operators, equipment vendors, multi-national corporations and government clients, today announced the acquisition of Belcom247 (Bellcom UK Ltd). The deal brings together two trusted and experienced providers of remote managed services and expands their capabilities on a global basis.

Indigo Telecom Group specialises in the design, planning, build, supply, management and support of UK, European and global telecommunications networks.

Belcom247 is a trusted, specialist provider of field engineering and datacentre connectivity solutions worldwide. Belcom247 provides mission critical network installation and maintenance services to many major datacentres across Europe and Asia. Over the past decade, Belcom247 has built an enviable customer base of telecommunications service providers, datacentre operators and global enterprises.

Commenting on the deal, Stephen Thompson CEO of Indigo Telecom Group said, “Indigo and Belcom247 have been closely working together over a number of years. The benefit of bringing the two companies together is another step in realising the strategic intent of Indigo to become a global leader in the provision of managed services to our customers. This deal addresses our need to offer both existing and new customers a broader portfolio of services and greater geographical reach. Belcom247’s experience, specifically within APAC, will enable Indigo to provide additional value to customers who recognise that a “One Stop Global” service approach provides significant commercial and operational benefits.

John Giblin, managing director of Belcom247 commented, “We are delighted to join the team at Indigo at a time when global enterprises are upgrading and expanding their networks at unprecedented speed. Our complementary product portfolios and expanded global footprint will allow us to respond even faster to the evolving needs of customers. Our heritage and culture fit very well together and the combined talent going forward is the best in the business. This acquisition will enable us to provide growth and opportunities for our customers, partners and employees alike.”

Indigo was supported in this transaction by HSBC, YFM Equity Partners and Maven Capital Partners.