Vivendi CEO Articulates Brazil Draw

Vivendi CEO Articulates Brazil Draw

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian telecom analysts may have been surprised by Vivendi’s offer for local operator GVT, but the French conglomerate’s CEO Jean-Bernard Levy says his bid makes perfect sense. Besides the fact Brazil is “one of, if not the most attractive emerging market,” it also lacks infrastructure for high speed internet and digital content, says Levy, speaking on a Wednesday call about his Brazil overture. He adds Brazil also has no triple play offerings that bundle broadband, cable television and telep

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