• Communicorp

  • Sector: media
  • Client: Communicorp Group Ltd.
  • Year: 2013
  • Deal value: confidential
  • Together with Rothschild, CORPIN acted as the exclusive financial adviser to the leading Irish media company Communicorp Group Ltd. on disposal of its radio business in the Czech Republic that includes radios Kiss, Beat, Country, Radio 1, Spin and Jizera.
  • The radio network of Communicorp Group had almost 11% radio listenership market share in 2012. The acquirer is a Czech group GES, that already operates Czech multi-regional radio network Hey! with market share of 1.5% and owns 50% in TV Prima, a nationwide commercial television. Thanks to the acquisition, GES has significantly enlarged its business influence on the Czech media market.