Founded in 2008 by industry veterans Terry Rhodes, 63, Sanjiv Ahuja, 62, and Alan Harper, 62, this London-based company acquires, builds and manages mobile phone towers in Africa. It has more than 5,000 sites, which it leases to telecoms companies such as Airtel and Vodafone. In 2015, it raised $350m from investors including Ethos Private Equity, and its controlling shareholder, Capital Group, to fuel expansion across Africa. International sales hit £164.8m in 2017.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank86
CompanyEaton Towers
ActivityTelecoms towers owner
LocationCentral London
2-yr av intl sales growth pa63.59%
International sales £000s164,838
Total sales £000s164,838
Staff193
Founded2008
Websitewww.eatontowers.com

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