Digital Colony names MD and Europe capital formation head

Colony Capital and digital infrastructure investment arm Digital Colony have named Latifa Tefridj-Gaillard as managing director and head of Europe capital formation

CMS appoints infrastructure partner

CMS has appointed Emma Schaafsma as partner in its infrastructure, construction and energy (ICE) disputes group based in London

Telefónica/KKR sell masts to American Towers

Telefónica and KKR have sold their interests in towerco Telxius Telecom to American Tower Corporation for €7.7 billion in cash

Cooney joins TPG Telecom

Marketing specialist Kieren Cooney has today been appointed as group executive consumer and member of the executive team at the Australia mobile services company TPG Telecom

IJGlobal Awards 2020 – open for submissions

We are delighted to report that the portal is now open to accept submissions for the IJGlobal Awards 2020 – celebrating the great and good of infra/energy achievements in the last calendar year

NAIF director joins Schroders Australia

Tim Hallam, a former executive director at the Northern Australian Infrastructure Facility, has joined Schroders’ newly-established private debt team in Australia

AZB strengthens team

Anuja Tiwari joined AZB & Partners as a partner amid optimism about the potential for India's National Infrastructure Pipeline to bolster real-asset investments in the long-term

City council approves Brookfield-backed data centre

Blacktown City Council approved the development of a $308 million facility in Sydney

Allianz fund-of-funds closes at €1bn

Allianz Global Diversified Infrastructure Equity Fund (AGDIEF) held a final close in late December

Bahrain achieves full 5G coverage

Bahrain’s Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications has announced full national 5G coverage for the Kingdom’s 1.5 million citizens

KKR closes Asia infrastructure fund

KKR has held a $3.9 billion final close for KKR Asia Pacific Infrastructure Investors

Cellnex closes first of CK Hutchison acquisitions

Cellnex Telecom has closed the acquisition of CK Hutchison's tower assets in Austria, Denmark and Ireland – 3 of the 6 countries covered by the 12 November (2020) agreement

Italy AGCM clears Asterion Retelit buy

Italy’s antitrust and competition authority has cleared Asterion Industrial Partners’ acquisition of a stake in wholesale fibre provider Retelit

Bracing for a new-year slap