Eurofiber to acquire Belgium’s B-Telecom

8 Jun 2015

The Netherlands-based fibre-optic network operator Eurofiber is to acquire the Belgian firm B-Telecom from Syntigo for EUR33 million (USD36.7 million), adding 7,500km of fibre to its regional network footprint and giving it a nationwide presence in Belgium to complement its existing operations in the Netherlands. The transaction is expected to close at the end of July. Lars Alkema, Managing Director of Eurofiber Belgium, commented: ‘We have aimed since inception to grow in Belgium organically as well as through mergers and acquisitions. This transaction represents an important step on our path to becoming market leader in dark fibre services.’

Belgium, Eurofiber (Netherlands)