Miami – Brightstar
announced it has reached an agreement to acquire eSecuritel, a provider of cellphone
and wireless products insurance services.
previously owned by Mainsail Partners. Through the agreement, Brightstar will
be able to integrate eSecuritel’s handset protection services into its global
services platform, Brightstar said, adding that it expects the transaction to
close within the next 10 business days.
remain headquartered in Alpharetta, Ga.
acquisition reinforces our commitment to continue investing in wireless
solutions that provide real value to our customers,” said Marcelo Claure, founder
and CEO of Brightstar, in a statement. “The
acquisition will combine eSecuritel’s suite of cellphone protection and replacement
programs, proprietary IT systems and processes along with Brightstar’s global
logistics, device sourcing and IT customization capabilities.”