Asia Telecom and Media Leaders to Meet at 6th TMT Finance & Investment Asia in Singapore to Assess Shift in Regional Investment Strategies

SINGAPORE, Jan. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Telecom and media leaders from across Asia are meeting at TMT Finance & Investment Asia 2015 in Singapore on January 28 to assess a new set of strategies for partnership and investment across the region.

Over 50 speakers have been announced for the C-level executive event, which will be the biggest in its six year history due to rapid convergence and consolidation of the telecom and digital media sectors.  Speakers include representatives of Axiata, Google, Telenor, Ooredoo, MediaCorp, Media Prima, Telekom Malaysia, Indosat, Protelindo, edotcogroup, Pacnet, Time dotCom, GSMA, BT, Huawei, Apax Partners, BAML, IFC, ANZ, Citi, Deutsche Bank, ING, DBS, Moody’s, Linklaters, Irrawaddy, Apollo and Digicel.

James R Sullivan, Head of Asia Telecom Research, JP Morgan will be making the opening speech on Transitioning Leadership Strategies in telecoms.  

"Telecom business models are undergoing extreme changes as they transition from voice to data, from wireless to integrated, from blanket geographic to cluster coverage, from retail end users to selling to everyone from GM to HP," said Sullivan. "We will provide our thoughts as to the drivers of these changes, and a vision of a range of potential destinations."

The one day executive event, which is now its sixth year, features a series of Keynote Presentations, Leadership Panel Discussions and Peer to Peer Round Tables on critical issues presented by a unique mix of industry and finance leaders. Key sessions include:

  • Telecom Leadership Strategies: where next for growth?
  • TMT M&A Panel: How will mergers and acquisitions change the market?
  • Media and Content: What are the right digital content strategies for Asia?
  • Investing in Datacentres and Cloud
  • Raising Finance for TMT
  • Investing in Innovation for Telcos
  • Mobile Towers Roll Out
  • Indonesian and Myanmar Telecoms
  • Investing in Emerging Markets
  • Subsea Cable Investment

TMT Finance Asia Awards 2015 will also be presented for TMT Deal of the Year, M&A Adviser, Innovation, Growth Story, CEO, Financing Bank and Legal Adviser.

The TMT Finance and Investment Asia 2015 Conference and Awards  take place at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, on January 28, 2015, bringing together leading CEOs, CFOs and Heads of M&A from telecom and media companies, investment bankers, investors and professional advisers.

Apply to attend at http://www.tmtfinance.com/asia/register 

To see the programme guide and speakers go to http://www.tmtfinance.com/asia

Nominate for the TMT Finance Asia Awards at www.tmtfinance.com/asia/awards/nominate

For further information, please contact:
Dominic Lowndes
Managing Director, TMT Finance
T: +44 (0) 203 7474603
E: enquiries@tmtfinance.com