May 11, 2022 - Bonn, Germany and Dubai, UAE
Deutsche Telekom Global Carrier and MTN GlobalConnect have entered into a strategic partnership to create an innovative and multi-service portfolio that will reach across continents.
MTN GlobalConnect is a Pan-African digital wholesale mobility and infrastructure services company in MTN Group. GlobalConnect and Deutsche Telekom Global Carrier are combining their strengths to benefit customers expanding services across Africa and Europe.
Nicholas Nikrouyan, VP Voice & Mobile Solutions at Deutsche Telekom Global Carrier said, “We are very pleased to announce this new collaboration and have high expectations for the future. By bringing together our two big brands, we further demonstrate our commitment to creating value for our customers and partners. We are looking forward to additional joint offerings in the months to come.”
“The alliance with Deutsche Telekom Global Carrier will create valuable synergies that will advance our mission to connect Africa to the world, and vice versa”, added Kedar Gupte, Chief Mobility Business Officer at MTN GlobalConnect. “It enables both companies to offer enhanced voice and A2P messaging to carrier and B2B customers in our respective regions.”
The new partnership will initially focus on voice and messaging interconnect. Plans for collaboration in other areas of our business are underway.