Helios Towers plc’s £250 Million IPO

Linklaters advised on the £250 million IPO of Helios Towers plc, a leading independent tower company, with operations across five countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Helios Towers, with a market capitalisation of approximately £1.15 billion, operates more sites than any other operator, in each of Tanzania, DRC and Congo Brazzaville. The company is also a leading operator in Ghana where it has a strong urban presence and it also commenced operations in South Africa in May 2019.

The Linklaters team was led by UK partner Tom Thorne and U.S. partner Pam Shores (Picture) .

Involved fees earner: Pamela Shores – Linklaters; Tom Thorne – Linklaters;

Law Firms: Linklaters;

Clients: Helios Towers plc;