NEW YORK, March 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 2018 was a record year for investment across the telecommunications industry with several of the largest merger valuations recorded in history. The TMT Finance USA Top 30 Comms M&A Dealmakers list 2019 recognizes the key players currently leading and facilitating the most significant mergers, acquisitions, IPOs, financings and new investments across the US, to create the definitive record of the key Investors, M&A Legal Advisors and Dealmakers for 2019.

The US is an emerging market when it comes to privately financing infrastructure and 2018 saw new investment strategies develop within wireless towers, fiber, data centers and fixed infrastructure investment, alongside a new set of leaders reshaping major US cities. The rising stars of TMT are guiding strategy at corporate firms, building new business lines at private equity funds, as well as talented young dealmakers from the legal and advisory transactional communities.

TMT Finance has selected the USA's Top 30 Comms M&A Dealmakers 2019 based upon analysis of their extensive online archives of North American TMT deals announced since 2017, as well as those currently taking place, together with each professionals deal execution track record. The list features 30 professionals comprising of 10 Comms M&A dealmakers, 10 Comms M&A Legal Advisors and 10 Infrastructure Investors.

Access to the prestigious guide can be provided on request at tmtfinance.com/usa/dealmakers

The 2019 US Top 30 Comms M&A Dealmakers list has been released in advance of the TMT M&A Forum USA 2019 where the leading investors, operators and dealmakers from across the US will gathering to discuss the current trends and opportunities in investing in digital communications infrastructure.

The event, held in New York on April 11 2019, is sponsored by Bank Street Group, Santander, Tillman Infrastructure, WIS and MVP Capital, offers more than 250 M&A professionals the opportunity to engage with leading figureheads and discuss infrastructure, 5G investment, M&A strategy and changing trends including panels discussing how to establish a new generation of infrastructure and ways to invest in new infrastructure to deliver 5G.

Over 80 key speakers have been announced for the event, which features CxOs and senior executives from Equinix, AT&T, Verizon, Telefonica, Tillman, GTT, Everstream, Discovery, Uber, Sony, EQT, Intel, Antin, Dell, Stonepeak, American Tower, M/C Partners, Ericsson, Vodafone, BT Group, Amazon Web Services, MVP Capital, C Spire, Fuze, Compass Datacenters, Databank, Vonage and more.

For more information about TMT Forum M&A USA 2019 including tickets please visit www.tmtfinance.com/usa or contact enquiries@tmtfinance.com for speaker and sponsor opportunities.

About TMT Finance
TMT Finance was first launched in the UK in 2009 to connect and inform senior executives pursuing opportunities across M&A, investment, financing and advisory globally. Since then, TMT Finance has established 6 weekly news titles with a readership of 22,000, and 10 annual executive events gathering leaders in the US Europe, Asia and Africa.

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