MJ Quinn under new ownership


MJ Quinn are delighted to announce that our company is now under the ownership of Constructel, a Grupo Visabeira wholly owned subsidiary.

Visabeira was incorporated in 1980 in Viseu Portugal. Operating in several areas of activity, including telecommunications, energy, industry and tourism. Visabeira is currently present in 16 countries, supplying products and services in 70 nations, and employing approx. 10,000 people, distributed by 100+ Visabeira companies.

Constructel is the telecommunications arm of Grupo Visabeira and is headquartered in France. They are a major provider of telecommunication network infrastructure engineering with operations throughout Europe and Africa. Grupo Visabeira/Constructel identified the UK as a further major growth area and saw MJ Quinn as the ideal acquisition opportunity, having followed a similar model when entering the Italian and Belgian telecoms markets.

Established in 2003, Constructel is active in the telecommunications and energy sectors, with extensive know-how in designing, implementing and building network infrastructures. Constructel’s multiple integrated skills and wide range of “turnkey” solutions make this a reference company in its field, and a favoured partner in project development.

Constructel has contracts with clients including Belgacom, Deutsche Telekom, Ericsson, France Telecom, Huawei, Nokia, Orange, Siemens, Telefonica, Vodacom, Vodafone and ZTE. To date Constructel have delivered fibre to the premises to over 7.75 million homes throughout Europe.

“We work to create state-of-the-art telecommunications infrastructures, from the most cosmopolitan urban areas to the most remote and isolated settings.”

MJ Quinn would like to thank our previous investors Palatine Funds for their support over the last 10 years. Working together our business has generated significant growth and gained a position of great strength within the telecoms industry.

This is an extremely exciting time in the history of MJ Quinn and will give our company not only increased financial strength but also provide global operational expertise. This will enable MJ Quinn to continue to invest and grow in support of our staff, clients and suppliers.

“We are very enthusiastic about the acquisition of MJ Quinn as it was strategic for Constructel’s consolidation process in Europe and in particular in UK market. MJ Quinn’s corporate culture and business vision are very much in line with Constructel’s and we will seek the sustainable growth of MJ Quinn always aiming at the satisfaction of its clients and return to all its stakeholders.”

Nuno Marques – Chairman of Constructel

“I do believe that our company is a perfect fit with Constructel. We will continue to operate as MJ Quinn Integrated Services retaining our brand and with it our excellent reputation within the telecommunications industry. Our senior management team remain unchanged with Chief Executive Mike Quinn, Managing Director Alan O’Prey and Finance Director Mike Orme leading the team towards our goal of being an industry leading telecommunications service provider. The backing of the Grupo Visabeira/Constructel will allow us to achieve our goals of stability and strategic growth into the future.”

Mike Quinn – CEO MJ Quinn

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