Latham & Watkins Advises DigitalBridge in Acquisition of Telenet’s Mobile Telecommunication Tower Business

Cross-border team across US and Europe represents DigitalBridge in landmark digital infrastructure deal.

March 25, 2022

DigitalBridge Group, Inc. (NYSE: DBRG) has announced its affiliate, DigitalBridge Investment LLC (“DigitalBridge”), has entered into an agreement to acquire Telenet Group Holding’s (Euronext Brussels: TNET) mobile telecommunication tower business, comprising more than 3,300 sites, to create and invest in the first independent tower company in Belgium, in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately €745 million or $820 million.

Latham & Watkins LLP represents DigitalBridge in the transaction with a cross-border deal team led by M&A partners Ravi Purohit in Houston/New York and Brendan Moylan in London, with associates Aaron Bassett, Justin Thekkekara, and Jacopo Eftekhar Zonouzi. Advice was also provided on financing matters by London partner Conrad Andersen and associates Alistair McKechnie and Laura Elliott; on transition service matters by London partner Fiona Maclean and associate Ianthe Fry; and on insurance matters by Los Angeles partner Drew Levin and associate Harrison White.

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