Tiger Communications, a provider of Call Management Solutions, has acquired Telephone Management Systems Ltd (TMS) to create what they claim is the worlds leading provider of Communications Management solutions for the hospitality industry. The acquisition will enable Tiger to harmonise products and platforms supplied by both companies and create a stronger global presence for the supply and support of major international customers.
“This acquisition gives Tiger Communications access to an extensive customer base of leading hotels across the globe, “comments Simon M. Udell, Global Hospitality Solutions Director for Tiger Communications Plc, “There is a good fit between both companies and together we can now offer a complete solution to hoteliers including call management, high speed internet access, voice services, cost management and In-Room Infotainment.”
Tiger acquired 52% of the shares of TMS after reaching agreement with the existing shareholder Gold Coast Nominees. Since it launched in 1986, TMS has grown substantially both organically and through merger becoming a highly respected provider of technology solutions to the hospitality Industry. From offices in the UK, Germany and Dubai, TMS supports over 1700 customers in 84 countries including Hilton Hotels, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, and The Ritz London.
Steve Wanklyn, Managing Director for TMS added, “This agreement is in the best interest of our customers, partners, staff, both of our companies and provides Tiger Communication with a wealth of technical assets and expertise that will reinforce its position as the leading international supplier to the Hospitality and Enterprise markets.”