USD 200 - 300 Million
IPO or trade sale
NetCo is an initiative to consolidate the spectrum and network of CDMA operators to give them leverage to compete on a more equal footing with the GSM operators on the rationale that currently the spectrum was fragmented and ~75% of the market share belonged to the top three GSM providers who had a combined spectrum of 100 MHz and that the CDMA operators only had ~13% market share and a combined spectrum of 30 MHz.
WCA value creation
Developed the preliminary stage of the business including initial high-level business case and feasibility analysis based on the consolidation of CDMA operators.
Collaborated with 3 CDMA operators and 2 strategic business partners (Qualcomm & Huawei) for commitment in the preliminary analysis stage of NetCo.
Performed a feasibility analysis based on the consolidation of 3 CDMA operators.
Lobbied regulators for future regulations to allow spectrum sharing and technology neutral policies.