Momentum, a leading global managed services provider, has successfully concluded its acquisition of Horizon Telecom, a prominent Netherlands-based next-gen managed service provider. This strategic move solidifies Momentum’s commitment to delivering comprehensive global solutions, reinforcing its position as a leader in the communications industry.
The addition of Horizon strengthens Momentum’s modern workplace services, offering a seamless customer migration process for enterprise voice, Microsoft Teams, SD-WAN, and managed network solutions. Horizon Telecom brings valuable PSTN replacement services to 72 countries and number availability in over 150 countries, significantly enhancing Momentum’s global voice offering.
Todd Zittrouer, CEO of Momentum, expressed enthusiasm about the acquisition, stating, “We are thrilled to welcome Horizon Telecom into the Momentum family. This marks a significant milestone, expanding our global reach and capabilities to provide unparalleled services to our customers. Together, we are well-positioned to meet the evolving needs of businesses worldwide.”
Melvin Jellesma, CEO and Founder of Horizon Telecom, shared his excitement about the partnership, stating, “We are happy to join forces with Momentum to enhance our global outreach and better serve customers. Our commitment to customer happiness, embodied by Horizon Telecom’s vibrant team, remains steadfast. This exciting journey will accelerate our growth in Europe, driven by shared values and a customer-centric ethos. This collaboration marks a pivotal moment for Horizon Telecom, enabling us to combine our global expertise and innovation with Momentum, ensuring that we remain at the forefront of shaping the future of communications on a global scale.”
Jellesma and Bert Kamper, CTO and Founder of Horizon Telecom, will continue to lead the European organization within the combined company. Horizon Telecom will maintain its well-known brand and operate as Horizon Telecom.
This acquisition represents Momentum‘s seventh strategic move and serves as a key entry point into the European market. It strengthens Momentum’s international capabilities, positioning the company as a major player in delivering world-class communication solutions on a global scale. The terms of the transaction remain undisclosed.
Momentum’s deal with Horizon Telecom follows its acquisition of G12 Communications, completed November 2023. This strategic move positions Momentum to deliver premier voice-enabled collaboration solutions, empowering organizations and the modern workforce to thrive in an increasingly digital and collaborative world.