In November 2009, Helios and a group of investors including Soros Strategic Partners LP, RIT Capital Partners plc, Lord Rothschild’s family interests, and Albright Capital Management LLC committed $350 million to Helios Towers Africa Limited (“HTA”). The Helios interest was initially 28.6%. HTA builds and maintains telecommunications towers and leases space on those towers to wireless telecommunications services providers across Africa. Since its formation, HTA has acquired, through sale and leaseback transactions, tower assets in Democratic Republic of Congo, Congo Brazzaville, Ghana and Tanzania.
- Sector: Telecommunications Infrastructure
- Country / Region: Congo Brazzaville, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Tanzania
- Website: http://www.heliostowersafrica.com