Provider of World's Leading Alternative Roaming Service Takes Over Two Competitors -- Top Connect, owner of TravelSIM announces acquisition of Telestial and GoSim
FEBRUARY 19, 2018 -- TALLINN, ESTONIA -- Top Connect
, provider of the world's leading alternative roaming service TravelSIM
, with more than 5 million users worldwide, has announced acquisition of Telestial and GoSim, two competitors in the international mobile roaming market.
"The purchase strengthens our market position in Western Europe and Australia, as well as in North America. To be closer to customers and better serve their needs, we have decided to franchise the Telestial brand to our North American distributor OneSimCard who has been our good partner for more than 10 years. The GoSim and Telestial brands have started to offer an equally extensive range of products as TravelSIM in over 200 countries and data packages with very attractive pricing," says Max Rivshin, CEO of Top Connect Ltd.
According to Rivshin, Top Connect continues to seek opportunities for further expansion through acquisitions, product development and larger distribution network. "Alternative international roaming is still growing business. As travelling increases, so does the need for corporate customers to seek alternative mobile roaming services," he explains.
Telestial and GoSim have been providing roaming services for more than 10 years all over the world and established a strong brand awareness and high customer retention.
About Top Connect
Top Connect (www.topconnect.com) is one of the biggest alternative mobile roaming providers with more than 20 years of history in telecommunications. Headquartered in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, Top Connect is a premium alternative telecommunications service provider for enterprises in Baltics States, operates mobile roaming services like TravelSIM, TravelChat and develops M2M/IOT services like M2MtoGo.
Celebrating its 12th anniversary this year, TravelSIM has grown to become the world's leading alternative roaming service with more than 5 million users worldwide. TravelSIM main services are roaming SIM cards that have 'all the features,' including data plans, SMS bundles, cheap calls and data service, offering business users as well as leisure travellers up to 85% save on international roaming charges. Covering 205 countries, TravelSIM runs a distribution network in over 60 countries across the globe, and this number is constantly growing.