Mr. Martin Peronnet published a post on Linkedin on April 3, 2020 : “Acquisition of Vodafone Malta by Monaco Telecom” :
“We are very pleased to announce that we have completed the transaction to acquire Vodafone Malta yesterday evening. After having successfully transformed Epic in Cyprus, this acquisition completes our strategy in a great way.
We will bring our knowledge of demanding telecom markets all the focus Vodafone Malta deserves. We announced today that the new CEO of the company is Tamás Bányai. Tamas was previously the head of the consumer business of the company and has been promoted to this new role. Everything is now in order to start quick and be focused on our future growth and challenges.
Thanks to our shareholders NJJ and the Government of Monaco for their trust, the fantastic Exco of Monaco Telecom for driving this and also our counsels for the transaction, Vincent Le Stradic of Lazard, Garrett Hayes from Paul Hastings and their teams ; Arnaud Fromion from Goodwin, Mireille Chauvet from Alpha Conseil in Monaco, Lisa Lauv of Deloitte, Olivier Venzal of Taj, Christian Farrugia and Theresienne Mifsud from FFF in Malta, Eleni Shiarly in Cyprus. Thanks to the Vodafone staff in Malta for everything they have already done, and for our future successes.”