Sponsors

  • - Tillman Global Holdings was founded by Sanjiv Ahuja to build, operate, and invest in telecom infrastructure businesses globally; current portfolio companies and affiliates are actively operating in the U.S., Europe, Asia and South America.
    - Mr. Ahuja previously led the turnaround of Telcordia Technologies (formerly Bellcore) from 1994 to 2000, and served as the CEO of Orange S.A. from 2003 to 2007.
    - As Chairman of Tillman Global Holdings, Mr. Ahuja is building telecommunications infrastructure in the U.S. and Europe through various portfolio companies operating under the TGH umbrella.
    - TGH brings extensive experience as a true owner-operator and provides a differentiated value proposition for customers across global markets unlike Tillman's competitors.
    - Worldwide reputation for being customer-focused and cooperative, with a track record of delivery and execution, and a proven history as an industry disruptor.
    - Operator-first approach focused on deploying future-proof infrastructure and providing ancillary services, such as energy and financing solutions, to meet long-term needs of customers.
    - TGH’s deep-rooted C-level relationships, and depth of transaction and operating experience drive differentiated ability to cater to customer’s needs.
    - TGH and its affiliates have raised over $7.0 billion of long-term capital.

  • A Fast-Growing Global Investment Firm That Owns, Operates, and Invests Across the Full Spectrum of Digital Infrastructure and Real Estate
    DigitalBridge is the only dedicated, global-scale digital infrastructure firm investing across five key verticals: data centers, cell towers, fiber networks, small cells, and edge infrastructure.

    Our platform manages nearly $47 billion* on behalf of its limited partners and shareholders and is focused on identifying differentiated investment opportunities within digital infrastructure around the world.

    DigitalBridge is a unique digital infrastructure business, with both the operating DNA and access to institutional capital that positions the firm to execute globally on a converging digital infrastructure ecosystem.

    It is a business that owns and invests in real assets exposed to resilient, growing markets led by a pioneering team that has been investing successfully in the sector for over two decades.

  • Bank Street provides insightful and objective advice to help our corporate and institutional clients achieve their financial and strategic goals. We are a private investment banking firm primarily serving growth companies in the communications, media and technology sectors with a comprehensive array of services, including Merger & Acquisition Advisory, Debt and Equity Financing, and Restructuring Advisory. Our senior professionals leverage a combination of extensive transaction experience and deep industry expertise to deliver outstanding results for our clients.

  • Morrison & Co is a global infrastructure investment management specialist, founded in 1988. It manages multiple client mandates, with total funds under management of over USD16 billion at 31 December 2021. Morrison & Co is a pioneer in innovative infrastructure investing, supporting businesses that help enhance the lives of local communities. It invests on behalf of sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, family offices, endowments and other public and private pools of capital. Morrison & Co is a leading investor in digital infrastructure, with an in-house team of world-class telecommunication and data professionals, managing a portfolio of integrated digital assets, including Vodafone NZ, Amplitel Towers, CDC Data Centres, Kao Data Centres, Fore Freedom and Australian Registry Investments.

    For more information, visit https://hrlmorrison.com/ & https://au.linkedin.com/company/hrl-morrison-&-co

  • EY-Parthenon is one of the largest global strategy consulting organizations, with 9,000+ professionals. We help CEOs and business leaders design and deliver transformative strategies across the entire enterprise, to help build long-term value to all stakeholders. EY-Parthenon is a brand under which a number of EY member firms across the globe provide strategy consulting services.

     

    Industry convergence offers TMT organizations the chance to evolve and transform, but it also presents challenges around competitiveness and the delivery of agile corporate strategies for growth. Content distributors are transforming into content producers, service providers are becoming tech companies, technology companies are the catalyst for dramatic change in every sector, and customers want the latest innovations now. EY-Parthenon professionals help TMT clients define their true market context and competitive landscape, develop strategies that systematically help create long-term value and then help deliver the strategies, helping transform TMT companies into powerhouses that will lead the technology revolution of the future.

  • Santander Corporate & Investment Banking (Santander CIB) is Santander’s global division that supports corporate and institutional clients, offering tailored services and value-added wholesale products suited to their complexity and sophistication, as well as to responsible banking standards that contribute to the progress of society.

  • Tillman Infrastructure builds, owns and operates cell site assets across the United States. Since the beginning of 2018, Tillman has been the most active towerco in North America and has built over 1,400 towers in the past 4 years.

  • One-stop-shop provider for in-building connectivity and “network-as-a-service” solutions. Works directly with all constituents, including Mobile Network Operators (“MNOs”), real estate owners and enterprise customers, to design, install, optimize and maintain in-building networks and infrastructure.

  • Greenberg Traurig is an international law firm with more than 2,400 attorneys across 42 offices throughout the world, including a team of attorneys dedicated to clients in the digital infrastructure industry. We represent some of the world’s largest private equity firms, infrastructure funds, lenders, telecommunications carriers, data center operators, tower companies and cloud service providers on a broad range of communications transactions, including M&A, financings, real estate acquisitions and dispositions, leases and development projects, services agreements and other commercial transactions, and submarine cable deals. GT seamlessly combines core transactional capabilities with deep industry experience, enabling us to identify key risks and creatively structure transactions to further our clients’ business objectives.

     

  • Princeton Digital Group (PDG) invests in, develops, and operates data center infrastructure in the dynamic digital economies of Asia including China, Singapore, India, and Indonesia. With 18 data centers in 9 cities across 4 countries and counting, we unleash the growth potential of global hyperscalers and enterprises.

  • Huntington Bancshares Incorporated is a regional bank holding company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 1866, The Huntington National Bank and its affiliates provide consumer, small business, commercial, treasury management, wealth management, brokerage, trust, and insurance services. Huntington also provides vehicle finance, equipment finance, national settlement, and capital market services that extend beyond its core states. Visit huntington.com for more information. The Huntington National Bank, Member FDIC.

  • Grain Management, LLC is a leading private investment firm that focuses on broadband infrastructure and technology companies that connect the world to the information economy. Founded in 2007, Grain invests exclusively in the telecommunications sector, employing a rigorous, data-based process buoyed by deep industry expertise to identify investment opportunities in key areas of telecommunications infrastructure, including fiber networks, wireless spectrum, and cell towers. For more information visit www.graingp.com.

  • Datasite is a leading SaaS provider for the M&A industry, empowering dealmakers around the world with the tools they need to succeed across the entire deal lifecycle. For more information, visit www.datasite.com 

  • Founded in 2005, UNIFI Capital Inc, formerly known as UNIFI Holdings Inc, is a U.S based entity with deep industry expertise in the TMT sector, operating through its subsidiaries UNIFI Communications Inc and WIS Telecom. UNIFI specializes in four main segments: telecom Legacy, Data, Cloud Communications & CpaaS, and Security globally. UNIFI Capital’s purpose is to bring individuals, communities, and businesses across the globe together through seamless, secure, and reliable communications.  With headquarters in New York and office presence in Milan, Rome, and Nivelles, UNIFI has speedy access to new & growing markets, new technologies & innovations, and leading global talent. 

  • Fifth Third Bancorp is a diversified financial services company headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, and the indirect parent company of Fifth Third Bank, National Association, a federally chartered institution. As of March 31, 2022, the Company had $211 billion in assets and operates 1,079 full-service Banking Centers, and 2,201 Fifth Third branded ATMs in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Florida, Tennessee, West Virginia, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina. In total, Fifth Third provides its customers with access to approximately 54,000 fee-free ATMs across the United States. Fifth Third operates four main businesses: Commercial Banking, Branch Banking, Consumer Lending, and Wealth & Asset Management. Fifth Third is among the largest money managers in the Midwest and, as of March 31, 2022, had $549 billion in assets under care, of which it managed $61 billion for individuals, corporations and not-for-profit organizations through its Trust and Registered Investment Advisory businesses. Investor information and press releases can be viewed at www.53.com. Fifth Third’s common stock is traded on the NASDAQ® Global Select Market under the symbol “FITB.”

  • Sterling Technology is a leading provider of premium virtual data room (VDR) solutions for secure sharing of content, business process automation, and collaboration for the M&A, corporate development, real estate, capital markets, private capital, banking, and legal communities. Sterling has been supporting the capital and M&A markets for over 30 years, initially with financial printing services. Since opening our first VDR in 2010 we have helped customers and users from over 187 countries and 90 industries successfully complete thousands of deals. With offices in seven major financial centers, Sterling is trusted by its customers and users to deliver exceptional levels of service on their most critical transactions.