Saban Capital Acquires Controlling Interest in Partner Communications

S.B. Israel Telecom Ltd, an affiliate of Saban Capital Group, has closed its purchase of the controlling interest in Partner Communications Company from Scailex Corporation. Partner is a provider of communications services in Israel, including cellular, Internet and fixed telephony. The transaction includes the assumption of debt owed by Scailex to Advent Investments Pte, a subsidiary of Hutchison Whampoa Limited.

Saban Capital Group Acquires Partner Communications Controlling Interest

S.B. Israel Telecom, an affiliate of Saban Capital Group, has completed its purchase of the controlling interest in Partner Communications Company from Scailex Corporation. Partner, a provider of communications services in Israel, including cellular, Internet and fixed telephony, operates the orangeTM and 012 Smile brands in Israel. The transaction includes the assumption of debt owed by Scailex to Advent Investments Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of Hutchison Whampoa Limited.

Saban Capital Opens Hong Kong Office

Saban Capital Group has opened an office in Hong Kong led by Sumeet Jaisinghani. He has relocated from Los Angeles and will work to expand the firm’s investment activities in Asia.

CTE Unveils Senior Management

Celestial Tiger Entertainment, an Asian media company launched last month by Celestial Pictures Limited, Saban Capital Group and Lionsgate, has unveiled its senior management team. The team is led by industry veteran Todd Miller, who will serve as president and chief operating officer. PRESS RELEASE Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE), the Asian media company launched last […]

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