Technology company Digita and Cinia Oy, a high-availability data network and software solutions provider, have signed an agreement to transfer Cinia's tower business to Digita. The transaction will provide Digita with approximately 100 telecommunications towers, which will complement Digita's nationwide tower portfolio.
"Our goal is to invest in the provision of digital services in the areas of data network, software and cyber security solutions, and in data network ownership to focus even more strongly on fixed networks," says Ari-Jussi Knaapila, CEO of Cinia.
“We are very pleased with the M&A agreement we have made with Cinia. The acquisition strengthens our Telecom growth strategy, and with the new telecommunications towers, we will be able to offer our customers more comprehensive digital infrastructure services as the country's largest independent telecommunications mast owner”, says Vesa Tykkyläinen, CEO of Digita.
Cinia Oy, CEO, Ari-Jussi Knaapila, tel. +358 50 2179, aj.knaapila (a) cinia.fi
Digita Oy, CEO Vesa Tykkyläinen, tel. +358 50 482 4259, vesa.tykkylainen (a) digital.fi
Cinia provides secure high-availability data network and software solutions. Our operations are based on our solid expertise in modern software development, data network technologies and critical operating environments. Our fibre optic network of roughly 15,000 kilometres, including the C-Lion1 submarine cable, enables the fastest data communications solutions to Central Europe and to markets in Asia and Eastern Europe. By combining our services with services of our partners, we can provide reliable and comprehensive solutions that help our customers write their own digital success stories. More information: cinia.fi
Digita is a provider of digital infrastructure and services, and is Finland’s largest independent owner of telecommunication masts. The company owns and operates Finland’s leading terrestrial network for nationwide TV and radio transmissions, is a pay-TV operator on the terrestrial television network and develops broadcasting services for the future. Digita’s telecommunications services include private networks, indoor coverage solutions, management services for rooftop telecommunications installations, IoT and data centre services. The company provides services to media companies, consumers, mobile phone operators, industry, infrastructure enterprises and real estate owners. Digita employs 180 industry professionals nationwide.