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MOBILE & TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Telecom Services
eand.com

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Investments

8

Portfolio Exits

3

Partners & Customers

10

About e&

e& is a telecommunications services provider operating in countries across Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. It was founded in 1976 and is based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

e& Headquarter Location

Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Street

Abu Dhabi, 3838,

United Arab Emirates

+971 2 6283333

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Etisalat UAE launches GoChat Messenger

Jul 2, 2022

Etisalat UAE today announced the launch of GoChat Messenger, an all-in-one free voice and video calling app, giving customers the flexibility of accessing unique features within one application. GoChat Messenger offers a hassle-free experience for customers to easily make and receive voice and video calls, chat with friends and family, transfer money to their families, pay bills, play games, stay updated with the latest news and events, access Smiles vouchers and deals, as well as several home services. GoChat Messenger is the latest addition to the suite of products and services that will benefit customers in the face of the ever-growing need for amplified connectivity in a post-pandemic era. GoChat Messenger is a global application that can be downloaded by anyone in the world, only requiring a mobile number for registration, connecting the UAE population with friends and family across the globe and can be downloaded via Android and iOS app stores. The app offers unique features making it an all-encompassing app for life in the UAE. With GoChat Messenger, customers will remain up to date with the latest news and events in the country whilst staying entertained with free-to-play games as an embedded feature. It also aspires to making customers’ lives easier, offering international and local money transfers, including bill payments through eWallet. GoChat Messenger also offers customers trustworthy and reliable home services including home cleaning, PCR at home, salon at home as well gifting services at their fingertips. Lastly customers can also access selected Smiles vouchers and deals directly through GoChat messenger. The post Etisalat UAE launches GoChat Messenger appeared first on My Startup World - Everything About the World of Startups!.

e& Investments

8 Investments

e& has made 8 investments. Their latest investment was in Vodafone as part of their Corporate Minority - P2P on May 5, 2022.

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e& Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

5/15/2022

Corporate Minority - P2P

Vodafone

$4,400M

Yes

11

4/30/2019

PIPE

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$99M

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10

1/8/2019

Incubator/Accelerator

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10

1/8/2019

Incubator/Accelerator - II

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10

1/8/2019

Incubator/Accelerator - II

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Date

5/15/2022

4/30/2019

1/8/2019

1/8/2019

1/8/2019

Round

Corporate Minority - P2P

PIPE

Incubator/Accelerator

Incubator/Accelerator - II

Incubator/Accelerator - II

Company

Vodafone

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Amount

$4,400M

$99M

New?

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

11

10

10

10

10

e& Portfolio Exits

3 Portfolio Exits

e& has 3 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Canar Telecommunications on May 03, 2016.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

5/3/2016

Corporate Majority

$99M

1

6/5/2015

Corporate Majority - II

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$99M

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10

1/30/2015

Divestiture

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$99M

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10

Date

5/3/2016

6/5/2015

1/30/2015

Exit

Corporate Majority

Corporate Majority - II

Divestiture

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

1

10

10

e& Acquisitions

9 Acquisitions

e& acquired 9 companies. Their latest acquisition was Starzplay on March 17, 2022.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

3/17/2022

Debt

$99M

$25M

Corporate Majority

4

11/18/2021

Seed / Angel

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$99M

$99M

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10

9/20/2019

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$99M

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10

5/14/2014

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$99M

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10

2/1/2010

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$99M

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10

Date

3/17/2022

11/18/2021

9/20/2019

5/14/2014

2/1/2010

Investment Stage

Debt

Seed / Angel

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

$25M

$99M

Note

Corporate Majority

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e& Partners & Customers

10 Partners and customers

e& has 10 strategic partners and customers. e& recently partnered with Amazon on June 6, 2022.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

6/22/2022

Partner

United States

2

6/20/2022

Vendor

China

1

4/19/2022

Vendor

United Kingdom

Etisalat selects Synamedia and 3SS for Switch TV lean back experience - Synamedia

`` We are very proud to support Etisalat , and to continue to collaborate with Synamedia to deliver advanced experiences to more and more smart TV viewers . ''

2

4/19/2022

Vendor

United Kingdom

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10

3/31/2022

Vendor

Finland

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Date

6/22/2022

6/20/2022

4/19/2022

4/19/2022

3/31/2022

Type

Partner

Vendor

Vendor

Vendor

Vendor

Business Partner

Country

United States

China

United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Finland

News Snippet

Etisalat selects Synamedia and 3SS for Switch TV lean back experience - Synamedia

`` We are very proud to support Etisalat , and to continue to collaborate with Synamedia to deliver advanced experiences to more and more smart TV viewers . ''

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e& Team

6 Team Members

e& has 6 team members, including current Chief Executive Officer, Khalifa Hassan Al Shamsi.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Khalifa Hassan Al Shamsi

Chief Executive Officer

Current

Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar

Chief Operating Officer

Current

Norman Moyo Nhidza

Chief Executive Officer

Former

Wael Ammar

Executive Vice President

Former

Ibrahim Akinci

Senior Vice President

Former

Name

Khalifa Hassan Al Shamsi

Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar

Norman Moyo Nhidza

Wael Ammar

Ibrahim Akinci

Work History

Title

Chief Executive Officer

Chief Operating Officer

Chief Executive Officer

Executive Vice President

Senior Vice President

Status

Current

Current

Former

Former

Former

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