Cellnex wins top Growth Story prize at TMT M&A Awards 2019

Spanish telecom infrastructure operator, Cellnex Telecom, has been awarded with the prestigious Growth Story of the Year accolade at the TMT M&A Awards 2019, which were presented on November 26 in London.

Cellnex won the award for continued organic growth and innovation, combined with a series of acquisitions announced by the company over the past 12 months, and further investment throughout Europe.  

Describing Cellnex as a 'big player' in the market, the Judges Panel at TMT M&A Awards 2019 commented that Cellnex should win the title of Growth Story of the year due to its 'sheer success and focus on winning all the big tower transactions in Europe'.

'The company has had a consistent growth strategy over the years and continue to surprise us with how aggressive they are in their acquisition strategy', the Judges added.

Among the several company awards, winners also included: KKR, for TMT Private Equity Firm of the Year; CMS for TMT Legal Adviser of the Year; and Solon Management Consulting, for TMT Due Diligence Provider, as well as Morgan Stanley, Lazard, Societe Generale and BNP Paribas, which won awards based on Deal Data provided by the awards organiser, TMT Finance.  

Other winners involved in some of the winning M&A and financing deals of the year included: Vodafone, LionTree, Liberty Global, Millicom, Axel Springer, Macquarie, Equinix, CityFibre, VEON, Airtel, KCOM, OMERS, Altice and many more.

To see the full list of winners, please go to https://www.tmtfinance.com/world-congress/awards/winners

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