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  • edotco Group Sdn Bhd
    Established in 2012, edotco is the first regional and integrated telecommunications infrastructure services company in Asia, providing end-to-end solutions in the tower services sector from tower leasing, co-locations, build-to-suit, energy, transmission and operations and maintenance (O&M).
    With a regional portfolio that includes over 17,000 towers across edotco’s core markets of Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Pakistan and Myanmar, edotco strives to deliver outstanding performance in telecommunications infrastructure services and solutions. edotco’s value-added services are supported by state-of-the-art real time monitoring service, echo, which has improved field operations while maximizing operational efficiencies in terms of battery, energy and fuel consumption for telecoms infrastructure.
    Through its operations in developing Asian economies, edotco has established a strong track record in nation building. edotco has progressively invested in industry best practices, providing a broad portfolio of infrastructure solutions and offering value-added services to enhance efficiencies and connectivity for communities. edotco is committed to conducting its business in a responsible and sustainable manner for the benefit of its customers, employees, communities and developing nations.
    For more information on edotco, kindly visit http://www.edotcogroup.com

  • Linklater’s global TMT sector team combines market-leading TMT lawyers with corporate/M&A, competition, data protection/information management, intellectual property, commercial and financial specialists who work together to deliver exceptional insight into the complexities of the commercial and regulatory TMT environment.Multinational telecommunications, media and technology clients rely on us for full-service legal advice in the areas of M&A, joint ventures, regulatory issues, asset protection, restructurings, information governance and major commercial contracts with customers and suppliers.  http://www.linklaters.com

  • DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 280 branches across 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS has a growing presence in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's capital position, as well as "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings, is among the highest in Asia-Pacific.

    DBS is at the forefront of leveraging digital technology to shape the future of banking, and has been named “World’s Best Digital Bank” by Euromoney. The bank has also been recognised for its leadership in the region, having been conferred “Asia’s Best Bank” by The Banker and Euromoney, and “Asian Bank of the Year” by IFR Asia. The bank has also been named “Safest Bank in Asia” by Global Finance for eight consecutive years from 2009 to 2016.

  • Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.0 billion in 2013, employs approximately 9,500 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 33 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.

  • ING Wholesale Banking meets your international needs with a local presence in 40 countries. Our global franchises serve a wide range of organisations, including corporates, multinational corporations, financial institutions, governments and supranational bodies.

  • Hardiman

    Our business is about identifying and maximising business opportunity for our clients. We work at the core of the telecommunications and associated industries in maximising operational effectiveness. We also work at the innovative leading edge in risk assessment, quantification and containment.
    In Western Europe, in Central / Eastern Europe and in Asia Pacific, our focus is on strategic investment and on financial investment, and, relatedly, on performance optimisation.
    Our skills are called upon in supporting Mergers & Acquisitions, Restructurings, Re-Capitalisations and post-acquisition Performance Enhancement. We provide expertise across the continuum from corporate finance through valuation, operational audit, assessment of market potential, competitive analysis, and consulting engineering.
    In the Levant, the Gulf, the Middle East and Africa, our focus is on M&A, on international diversification strategies and on market entry strategies. According as deregulation has gathered momentum, our skills have been called upon in identifying and prioritising licensing and acquisition opportunities and in developing corresponding market entry and market share retention strategies.

  • DLA PIPER

    DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 30 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, positioning us to help companies with their legal needs anywhere in the world.

    Our global Technology Sector teams help our clients manage complexity. From startups to mature enterprises, our clients include: cleantech; computer hardware; games and entertainment; online commerce and new media; IT services; semiconductors; software; and telecommunications companies.

    We advise on data protection, cyber security, corporate venturing and M&A, IP, product liability, commercial and sourcing and employment. We provide products such as a Tech Start-up Pack, Bid and Risk Management, Data Centres, Patents in Technology and Internet of Things. We’re recognised as: TMT Firm of the Year, Legal 500 UK Awards; TMT Team of the Year, African Legal Awards; most favourable legal brand within Technology/Telecoms globally, Acritas Index 2014; and, since 2005, we’ve executed more M&A deals in the sector than any competitor (Mergermarket). Chambers describes us as a “powerhouse technology group”. For more information please visit our website http://www.dlapiper.com

  • Oliver Wyman

    With offices in 50+ cities across 26 countries, Oliver Wyman is a leading global management consulting firm that combines deep industry knowledge with specialized expertise in strategy, operations, risk management, and organization transformation. The firm's 3,700 professionals help clients optimize their businesses, improve their operations and risk profile, and accelerate their organizational performance to seize the most attractive opportunities.
    Oliver Wyman's thought leadership is evident in our agenda-setting books, white papers, research reports, and articles in the business press. To that end, the Oliver Wyman Institute connects the firm with prominent leaders of the academic community for joint research on frontier issues.
    The firm's capabilities and intellectual capital are enhanced by our deep industry expertise, geographic range, analytical rigor, and hands-on, collaborative approach. Our professionals see what others don't, challenge conventional thinking, and consistently deliver innovative, customized solutions. We also work side by side with senior executives to accelerate execution through a blend of analytical and management approaches. As a result, we have a tangible impact on clients’ top and bottom lines.
    As part of Marsh & McLennan Companies [NYSE: MMC], Oliver Wyman is also able to draw on experts from our sister companies in the areas of brand and identity management, microeconomics, human capital strategies, and insurance.

  • Investing Across the TMT Spectrum: IFC channels investments toward private companies that bridge the digital divide by building modern communications infrastructure and information technology businesses. By making technology more widely available in developing countries, these investments give local populations access to the latest applications, systems, best practices & wider markets, accelerate GDP growth and increase productivity.
    Our TMT  clients range from tech start-up firms to global mobile operators. For smaller firms we offer venture financing, encouraging private sector investment in markets traditionally considered too risky. For larger firms we offer debt, syndication and loan guarantees. IFC in TMT: 20+ Years experience making TMT investments in emerging markets; Arranged and provided $8.3 billion in financing to over 115 telecom and IT projects in developing countries; Global TMT investment team with offices in over 80 countries. IFC is: Largest multilateral source of private sector financing in emerging markets; Resources and know-how of a global development bank with the flexibility of a merchant bank; Promoter of environmental, social, and corporate governance standards; $50+ billion portfolio spread across 111 countries in over 2000 companies. Financial Products: Equity and Early Stage Equity; Quasi-Equity; Subordinated Debt; Risk Guarantees ; Revolving Credit Loans; Project and Corporate Loans; Syndications; Local Currency Financing. TMT Investment Areas: Telecoms; Satellite; Sub-Marine Cables; Wireless/Cellular; Fiber Backbones; Broadband; Towers; Managed Services; Media; Infrastructure; Applications ; Content; Technology; Information Security; Data Centers
    e/m Payment Systems; IT & IT Enabled Services; Hardware/Devices

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