Cellnex (Abertis) agree to buy Wind towers for $774 million

By Frances Rose, Head of EMEA, TowerXchange: A deal between Abertis and Wind, the Italian mobile network operator controlled by Russian telecoms giant Vimpelcom, is expected to close by the end of March. The deal, for a 90% stake in Wind’s tower subsidiary Galata, which owns 7377 towers, is worth €693 million or US$774 million….

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