"By closing this strategic agreement, we are moving forward with more resources and opportunities to support continued growth and innovation," said Surendra Saboo, Inteliquent's President. "Our customers will experience the quality and reliable services they have come to count on, as well as more creative solutions, self-service tools and the addition of enhanced API capabilities."Perella Weinberg Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to Inteliquent with Kirkland & Ellis LLP serving as legal counsel. Credit Suisse acted as exclusive financial advisor to GTCR and Onvoy with Latham & Watkins LLP serving as legal counsel. About InteliquentInteliquent is a premier communications enabler offering network-based voice and messaging services to wireless, cable, carriers, and communication service providers. Inteliquent's comprehensive suite of services include Inbound Voice, Outbound Voice, Toll Free, Neutral Tandem and Messaging services. Inteliquent offers services in 192 markets and reaches 7,400 rate centers carrying over 25 billion minutes of traffic per month. For more information, please visit www.inteliquent.com. About GTCRFounded in 1980, GTCR is a leading private equity firm focused on investing in growth companies in the Financial Services & Technology, Healthcare, Technology, Media & Telecommunications and Growth Business Services industries. The Chicago-based firm pioneered The Leaders Strategy™ - finding and partnering with management leaders in core domains to identify, acquire and build market-leading companies through transformational acquisitions and organic growth. Since its inception, GTCR has invested more than $12 billion in over 200 companies. For more information, please visit www.gtcr.com.
Contact InformationFor GTCR:Eileen Rochfordeileenr@theharbingergroup.comFor Inteliquent:Marketing DirectorTabitha Longtlong@inteliquent.com