Kohlberg Kravis Roberts

Fight Channel Group names new vice-president

Croatia-based combat sports channel provider Fight Channel Group has named Jorge Elias as vice-president, charged with enhancing the development of the group, which has just announced the sale of its channel for the western Balkans markets, Fight Channel, to Kohlberg Kravis Roberts-backed United Media. The sale of the regionally-focused channel to United Media, the programming […]

United Media acquires Fight Channel

Western Balkans pay TV operator United Group-owned United Media has acquired Fight Channel, the combat sports channel for the region operated by Fight Channel Group. Fight Channel offers a range of mixed martial arts sports, kickboxing and boxing. Its content includes live and archive events of UFC, Bellator, Glory and other fighting brands. In addition […]

KKR acquires SBB/Telemach from Mid Europa Partners

Private equity group Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has agreed to acquire western Balkans cable operator SBB/Telemach from Mid Europa Partners. The deal is expected to close in the first quarter of next year, subject to local regulatory approval. According to Mid Europa Partners, the transaction delivered a tripling of its investment in the operator and represents […]