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Company Overview of Virgin.com Limited

Company Overview

Virgin.com Limited, through its subsidiaries, engages in the businesses of mobile telephony, travel, financial services, leisure, music, holidays, and health and wellness. Its mobile telephony business includes IP-VPN, Wi-Fi, phones, phone plans, mobile broadband, TV phone, broadband services, and SIM cards. The company’s travel business comprises airlines, leisure and travel Websites, travel booking services, travel information, flying clubs, commercial spaceline services, holiday services, hotel services, holiday cruise services, hotels, private islands, mountain retreats, game reserves, catamarans, lodges, tented camps, vineyards, restaurants, private members clubs, trains, and tour opera...

The Battleship Building

179 Harrow Road

London,  W2 6NB

United Kingdom

Founded in 1970

Phone:

44 20 7313 2000

Fax:

44 20 7727 8200

Key Executives for Virgin.com Limited

Chief Executive Officer
Founder, President and Director
Age: 66
Chief Financial Officer and Partner
Chief Operating Officer, Partner and General Counsel
Chief Executive of Virgin Blue
Age: 52
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Virgin.com Limited Key Developments

Virgin.com Limited Seeks Acquisitions

Sir Richard Branson, the founder, Virgin.com Limited said that" We were about to do a very big deal, we cancelled that deal, that would have involved 3,000 jobs". This took place after the result of the European Union referendum.

Virgin Presents at OurCrowd Global Investor Summit, Jan-25-2016

Virgin Presents at OurCrowd Global Investor Summit, Jan-25-2016 . Venue: ICC Jerusalem International Convention Center, Shazar, Boulevard 1, Jerusalem, Israel. Speakers: Claudia De Antoni, Investment Director.

Santander And Virgin Eyes On RBS Branch Takeover

Santander UK (SAN.MC) and Virgin Money are said to be considering moves to take over a Royal Bank of Scotland banking unit. Santander UK could be planning to buy more than 300 branches from Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) three years after it abandoned the same deal. Sky News has learnt that Santander UK and Virgin Money are two of the parties indirectly referred to in a statement issued by the taxpyer-backed RBS on December 16, 2015, which referred to a number of informal approaches for its Williams & Glyn (W&G) business. Neither Santander UK nor Virgin Money has tabled a formal proposal to buy W&G, and could yet choose not to do so, according to people close to the situation. RBS confirmed that it was planning to launch an auction of W&G next year alongside preparations for floating what would be Britain's seventh-largest bank on the London Stock Exchange. Insiders said the auction would be run by advisers at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Robey Warshaw, and could value W&G at as much as £2 billion.

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Recent Private Companies Transactions

Type
Date
Target
Merger/Acquisition
April 4, 2016
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