Apiary Capital Invests in G3 Comms
G3 Comms, the business communications provider and network integrator, is pleased to announce it has secured a significant investment from Apiary Capital. Under the terms of the deal, Apiary will acquire a majority shareholding in G3 Comms and provide follow-on funding to enable the company to accelerate its growth both organically and through acquisition.
G3 Comms provides communication and connectivity solutions to medium-sized, multi-site UK enterprises, often with international operations. It has expertise in both legacy telephony systems and more innovative cloud-based communications technology. G3 Comms provides managed services and advises customers on their digital transformation journey from legacy IT systems to complex hybrid communication environments. In addition, G3’s core network infrastructure provides resilient global voice and data services to customers with business-critical connectivity requirements.
In recent years, G3 Comms has invested in its technical resource capability which has enabled the company to address the rapidly-growing demand for collaboration, communication and contact centre solutions. In addition, investment in G3 Comms’ global network infrastructure, powered by a proprietary aggregation and routing platform, has expanded the company’s global presence and capability.
James Arnold-Roberts, G3 Comms CEO, commented “We have worked hard to achieve solid partnerships with technology leaders that include Microsoft, Genesys, Avaya and Tata Communications, to ensure our breadth of expertise can meet the increasingly diverse range of communications required by businesses today. We are now perfectly positioned to accelerate our growth and Apiary’s experience and supporting investment will be instrumental in helping us achieve that.”
Nicki Boyd, Partner at Apiary Capital, said “G3 Comms has built a platform that is now extremely well-placed to exploit the increasing corporate demand for service providers that can manage the complexity of diverse communications systems. With strong consultancy skills and a comprehensive suite of technical services, G3 Comms is ideally positioned for growth and we are delighted to be backing James and his team.”
G3 Comms builds and deploys unified communications and contact centres for enterprises across many sectors to facilitate new ways of working. Partnering with 25 leading communications suppliers – including Microsoft, Genesys and Avaya - and is the founder member of the Aura Alliance, providing a gateway to over 3,000 Avaya specialists in more than 120 countries. G3 Comms operates an aggregated Tier 1 global network to deliver unrivalled reach and quality of service across the globe.