Abertis is the world’s leading group in toll roads management and also has stakes in relevant companies in the sector of terrestrial and satellite telecommunications infrastructures.
A continuous process of internationalization has brought Abertis to be at 12 countries of Europe and America, enabling it to diversify the geographical risk and adapt more efficiently to world economic cycles. Today, more than two thirds of the Group’s revenues (70%) are generated outside Spain.
With more than 8,300 kilometres of toll roads worldwide, Abertis is the foremost national toll road operator in countries such as Spain and Chile, and has a remarkable presence in France, Brazil and Puerto Rico. The company also has a presence through stakes in concession operators in the United Kingdom, Argentina and Colombia.
The Group is also the controlling majority shareholder of Hispasat, the leading satellite company in Latin America, with seven satellites in service. It also has a 34% stake in Cellnex Telecom, the largest neutral European operator of telecommunications infrastructures for mobile phones and audiovisual broadcasting, with a network of more than 15,000 towers.
The Group, with more than 14,800 employees, is oriented to creating value through investing in infrastructures which contribute to the economic and social development of the territories.
(*) 2014 re-expressed considering the impact of the classification of the terrestrial telecommunications business as a discontinued operation in application of IFRS 5.