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Investments

45

Portfolio Exits

21

Partners & Customers

1

About Primus Telecommunications

Primus Telecommunications is a provider of communications solutions, including traditional and IP voice, data, mobile services, broadband Internet, collocation, hosting, and outsourced managed services for business and residential customers in the United States, Canada, Australia, and Brazil. The company owns and operates its global network of next-generation IP soft switches, media gateways, hosted IP/SIP platforms, broadband infrastructure, fiber capacity, and data centers located in Canada, Australia, and Brazil.

Primus Telecommunications Headquarter Location

7901 Jones Branch Road Suite 900

McLean, Virginia, 22102,

United States

703-902-2800

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Latest Primus Telecommunications News

More change at SeaChange as industry vet Peter Aquino takes the helm

Sep 27, 2021

Aquino, a former CEO of RCN, Internap and Primus Telecommunications Group, joins SeaChange soon after company declares it is entering a period of stability and growth following years of restructuring.

Primus Telecommunications Investments

45 Investments

Primus Telecommunications has made 45 investments. Their latest investment was in AxioMed as part of their Series C on November 11, 2009.

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Primus Telecommunications Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

11/17/2009

Series C

AxioMed

$6.4M

No

7/15/2008

Unattributed VC

PartsSource

$50M

Yes

12/7/2007

Series D

Laboratory Partners

$16M

Yes

8/15/2007

Unattributed VC

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$99M

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0

1/20/2006

Series B

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$99M

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Date

11/17/2009

7/15/2008

12/7/2007

8/15/2007

1/20/2006

Round

Series C

Unattributed VC

Series D

Unattributed VC

Series B

Company

AxioMed

PartsSource

Laboratory Partners

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Amount

$6.4M

$50M

$16M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

0

0

Primus Telecommunications Portfolio Exits

21 Portfolio Exits

Primus Telecommunications has 21 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was PartsSource on May 23, 2017.

Date

Exit

Companies

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Acquirer

Sources

5/23/2017

Acq - Fin

1

4/5/2016

Divestiture

1

12/4/2014

Acquired

1

3/25/2014

Acquired

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10

4/17/2013

Divestiture

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$99M

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10

Date

5/23/2017

4/5/2016

12/4/2014

3/25/2014

4/17/2013

Exit

Acq - Fin

Divestiture

Acquired

Acquired

Divestiture

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

1

1

1

10

10

Primus Telecommunications Acquisitions

10 Acquisitions

Primus Telecommunications acquired 10 companies. Their latest acquisition was Globility Communications Corporation on August 07, 2012.

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.

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Note

Sources

8/7/2012

$99M

Acquired

4/13/2011

$99M

Acquired

10/24/2007

$99M

Acquired

12/9/2003

Other Venture Capital

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$99M

$99M

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0

9/9/2003

Other Venture Capital

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$99M

$99M

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Date

8/7/2012

4/13/2011

10/24/2007

12/9/2003

9/9/2003

Investment Stage

Other Venture Capital

Other Venture Capital

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

$99M

$99M

Note

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

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Sources

0

0

Primus Telecommunications Partners & Customers

1 Partners and customers

Primus Telecommunications has 1 strategic partners and customers. Primus Telecommunications recently partnered with PREVNet on November 11, 2015.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

11/10/2015

Partner

Canada

Primus and PREVNet Launch Canada’s First E-Learning Program to Proactively Reduce Online Bullying

The program is the result of a multi-year partnership between Primus Telecommunications and PREVNet to address cyberbullying , which has included awareness campaigns and the introduction of online safety resources .

2

Date

11/10/2015

Type

Partner

Business Partner

Country

Canada

News Snippet

Primus and PREVNet Launch Canada’s First E-Learning Program to Proactively Reduce Online Bullying

The program is the result of a multi-year partnership between Primus Telecommunications and PREVNet to address cyberbullying , which has included awareness campaigns and the introduction of online safety resources .

Sources

2

Primus Telecommunications Team

5 Team Members

Primus Telecommunications has 5 team members, including former Chief Executive Officer, Peter D. Aquino.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

John F. Depodesta

Founder

Current

Paul K. Singh

Founder

Current

Peter D. Aquino

Chief Executive Officer

Former

Aaron Nivert

Chief Financial Officer

Former

Yousef Javadi

Chief Operating Officer

Former

Name

John F. Depodesta

Paul K. Singh

Peter D. Aquino

Aaron Nivert

Yousef Javadi

Work History

Title

Founder

Founder

Chief Executive Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Operating Officer

Status

Current

Current

Former

Former

Former

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