GRUPO EZENTIS,S.A.

GRUPO EZENTIS,S.A.

Previous company name
AVANZIT S.A.
Name change date
5/26/2010
Company Overview
Avanzit S.A., with registered headquarters in 28071 Spain, Spain, is a publicly quoted company engaged, through its subsidiaries, in the media and telecommunications businesses. The Company is considered the global provider of solutions for operators, businesses and institutional clients active in telecommunications and media operations. The Company was founded in 1959 and was formerly known as Radiotronica SA until December 2000.
The Company’s products and services are categorized into four sectors: TELECOMMUNICATIONS which include telephonic and remote control installations, cable TV networks, and communication systems; ENERGY such as electrical energy distribution, systems using electric, magnetic and optical fiber signals, and gas distribution networks; TRANSPORTATION which include security and safety systems for motorways and roads, systems for aiding shipping, and air-traffic control networks; and TECHNOLOGIES such as development of the electronic application, information, and distribution of electronic component and freeway divisions.
The Company has operations in Portugal, Morocco, Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Brazil and Jamaica.
The Company’s subsidiaries include Avanzit Technologia, Telson and Avanzit Telecom. Avanzit Technologia is a business specializing next-generation telecommunication and information technologies. While Telson offers post-production services for advertising, television and film, as well as an integrated thematic channel packing service including audiovisual services, content packing and automated emission. On the other hand, Avanzit Telecom specializes in telecommunications, particularly in the design, installation and maintenance of fixed telecommunications networks.
Business Summary
Grupo Ezentis, S.A. formerly Avanzit SA The Company is a Spain-based company primarily active, through its subsidiaries, in the infrastructure and telecommunications sectors. The Company is structured into five business areas: Avanzit Infraestructuras, which is mainly involved in the telecommunications, transport, energy, public services and civil engineering (engineering, construction, hotels and the environment); Avanzit Tecnologia, which provides information and communication technology solutions; Avanzit Internacional, engaged in the international infrastructure and technological activities; Vertice 360 Grados, dedicated to the production, post-production and distribution of audiovisual products, and Navento, active in geo-localization services. The Company is present in 25 countries on four continents. As of December 31, 2008, the main shareholders of the Company is TSS Luxembourg I, SARL, which holds a 11.607% stake in Avanzit SA.
Description and history


Formerly known as Radiotronica SA until December 2000

Description in Spanish
Grupo Ezentis, S.A. antes Avбnzit es uno de los principales grupos empresariales espaсoles dedicado a las Tecnologнas de las Comunicaciones y las Infraestructuras que opera en mъltiples sectores a travйs de sus filiales en todo el mundo, con un objetivo comъn: ofrecer soluciones globales, innovadoras y de calidad.

Con mбs de 4.500 empleados en todo el mundo, presente en mбs de 25 paнses en cinco continentes, Avбnzit trabaja dнa a dнa abriendo nuevas oportunidades de negocio en las бreas en las que presta sus servicios.

Avбnzit Infraestructuras es un grupo de ingenierнa, construcciуn, operaciуn, mantenimiento y servicios para infraestructuras, que cuenta con importantes proyectos en sectores como las Telecomunicaciones, el Transporte, la Energнa, los Servicios Pъblicos y la Infraestructura Civil (Ingenierнa, Construcciуn, Hoteles y Medio Ambiente). Es tambiйn lнder en el desarrollo de equipamiento para empresas y actividades relacionadas con las Telecomunicaciones.

Avбnzit Tecnologнa, es la empresa del Grupo Avбnzit especializada en ofrecer Soluciones Innovadoras para empresas en toda la cadena de valor de las Tecnologнas de la Informaciуn y las Comunicaciones, que permitan a sus clientes transformar los objetivos en resultados. En su portafolio destacan soluciones de gestiуn de aplicaciones, Centro Integral de Servicios, Software Factory, Centro de Certificaciуn y Pruebas, GIS, E-Administraciуn, comunicaciones y seguridad, ente otras, que sumadas a su amplia experiencia y conocimiento en las бreas tйcnicas de Redes, Sistemas y Servicios Gestionados, un equipo de profesionales altamente cualificados y grandes aliados tecnolуgicos, le confieren la capacidad de desarrollar proyectos de gran complejidad tйcnica y de ejecuciуn.

Vйrtice 360 es la empresa del Grupo dedicada a la producciуn, post-producciуn y distribuciуn audiovisual, que tambiйn cuenta con servicios profesionales y alquiler de medios tйcnicos. Su oferta global que abarca desde la producciуn de contenidos para la televisiуn, cine y nuevos soportes, hasta la distribuciуn cinematogrбfica de los ъltimos йxitos del cine espaсol, hacen de Vйrtice 360 uno de los grupos lнderes en el sector audiovisual de Espaсa.

Navento, representa la apuesta del Grupo por la innovaciуn a travйs de la prestaciуn de soluciones de geo-localizaciуn con tecnologнa A-GPS a sus clientes, lo cual supone un servicio puntero que permite la localizaciуn en tiempo real de personas, animales u objetos. Desde cualquier lugar, a travйs de un dispositivo con conexiуn a Internet, Navento permite consultar en su plataforma la situaciуn y recorrido del portador del localizador, asн como delimitar zonas de vigilancia y alerta.
Business Line
Engaged, through its subsidiaries, in the media and telecommunications businesses
Subsidiary
ABRADI SERVICOS SA
Advisor
PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS
IPO date

US SIC Code
4899
Company Address
Ctorrelaguna 79

City province or state postal code
28043, MADRID
Phone: +34 902 40 60 82
Fax: +34 91 337 29 21
Country address: SPAIN
Website url: www.avanzit.com