TeliaSonera | MCT

TeliaSonera, the leading telecommunications company in the Nordic and Baltic region, has acquired 100 percent of the shares in MCT, a US based company with majority controlling shareholdings in three Central Asian GSM operators in Uzbekistan and Tajikistan and a small minority interest in the leading GSM operator in Afghanistan, for an enterprise value of approximately 300 million USD. The acquired assets will be operated by Fintur Holdings, a subsidiary of TeliaSonera with majority shareholding in leading mobile operators in Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Moldova. 3 Seas Capital Partners has acted as the strategic advisor to Fintur Holdings throughout the process.