Telappliant Acquires Brighton-Based Orbtalk
Purchase of Orbtalk will enable Telappliant to build on existing southern England business
Telappliant, a cloud business communications provider, with 15 years’ experience in delivering solutions to UK SMEs, announced today that it has acquired Orbtalk, a UK-based hosted telephony provider.
“We are delighted to welcome Orbtalk and their skilled team into Telappliant”, commented Muhammad Nasim, Managing Director of Telappliant, “It is a great business and the combined organisation helps us to deepen our focus on UK SMEs, as well as positioning us for the continued execution our growth strategy.”
“We have known Telappliant for a long time and are pleased to hand over Orbtalk to a company which we are confident can continue to build on our successes”, said Brian Rainey, Orbtalk Director, “the combined capabilities of the two companies will mean a strong, highly compelling product portfolio for our client base.”
“The purchase of Orbtalk will enable us to build on the existing southern England business and expand upon the talented skillset and unique intellectual property that Orbtalk has built up over the years”, commented Tan Aksoy, Director of M&A at Telappliant
Telappliant is keen to continue building on Orbtalk’s successes as leader in global IP telephony solutions and unique market propositions. Its Userve customer portal provides a fully end-to-end customer journey, enabling business prospects to progress from an online enquiry to a live hosted telephony service within a matter of minutes. In terms of its telephony network, Orbtalk has multiple points of global presence, enabling its international clients to benefit from features such as local calling and lower in-country call rates.
Both businesses are award-winning providers and together will offer a broad and compelling set of solutions to their consolidated client base of more than 5,000 SME customers.
Founded in May 2005, Orbtalk, a network owner operator, has been delivering VoIP solutions to businesses for over twelve years. With more than 2,000 customers, encompassing every type of business from start-ups and freelancers, to some of the largest blue-chip corporates, we have achieved steady and consistent growth as the market has developed.
Telappliant is an award-winning London-based cloud services provider with over 15 years’ experience, specialising in providing Internet telephony, high speed connectivity and IT services to the SME market. Over 3,000 UK SME businesses use Telappliant services, ranging from small business to blue-chip companies. Telappliant is also one of the founding members of the Internet Telephony Services Providers Association.