Introducing Vulatel, Helios Towers’ new South African spouse

Helios Towers and their new partner Vulatel discuss their shared ambitions to build towers and fibre across South Africa

Read this article to learn:

  • Find out about Helios Towers’ new joint venture partner Vulatel
  • Next steps for investments by Helios Towers in South Africa, including SA Towers
  • Estimates on how many towers, business and homes are fibre-connected in South Africa
  • Permitting challenges for fibre and towers in South Africa
  • Potential plans for edge datacentres overlaid on regen sites

TowerXchange speaks with Helios Towers’ CCO, Alex Leigh and their new South African partner Tlhabeli Ralebitso, Chairman and CEO of Vulatel. Local majority black-owned Vulatel are the 34% owner of the joint venture Helios Towers South Africa as well as being a key player in the building and maintenance of South Africa’s rapidly growing network…

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