Telefónica acquires IP communications business JAJAH

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ACQUISITION 
FDN Database Reference:  F231109-278
 
Acquirer:  Telefónica
ACQ Web:  http://www.o2.com
Location:  United Kingdom, Slough
Region:  Europe
Description:  Telefónica Europe is a business division of Telefónica comprising mobile, fixed and DSL operations in the UK, Ireland, Germany, the Czech Republic and Slovakia
Category:  Mobile, Technology, Communications
Contact:  Matthew Key, Chairman and CEO of Telefónica Europe

Vendor:  JAJAH
Vendor Web:  http://www.JAJAH.com
Location:  USA, California, and Israel
Region:  North America, Middle East & Africa, Europe
Description:  Seamless IP communications services across the organisation, regardless of location or device. Used in around 200 countries by millions of people and are integrated into everyday instant messaging and social media applications, as well as through its own JAJAH direct-to-consumer offer.
Category: Technology, Communications
Contact:  Trevor Healy, CEO of JAJAH
 
Aprox. Value:  EUR 145 million in an all-cash transaction.
 
Details:  Telefónica has acquired communications innovator JAJAH. the company will continue to operate under its current brand reporting into Telefónica Europe, which will be the first of Telefónica’s regional business divisions to offer seamless JAJAH services to customers wishing to extend their communications experience.  The agreement is subject to formal clearance by CNC, the Spanish competition authority.
 
Link: Press Release

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