Anthony Lacavera

Anthony Lacavera Urges Ottawa to Deny Freedom Mobile-Quebecor Deal

Anthony Lacavera, chairman of Globalive Capital and the original founder of Freedom Mobile, doesn't think selling the wireless provider to Quebecor Inc. will result in the "robust competition that the Canadian wireless sector desperately needs" — reports the Financial Post. Lacvaera urged Industry Minister François-Philippe Champagne and Competition Commissioner Matthew Boswell to block the sale in...

Anthony Lacavera Says $3.75 Billion Offer for Freedom Mobile Still Stands

Freedom Mobile's founder and former CEO, Anthony Lacavera, has said he is still willing to take Freedom Mobile off Rogers Communications Inc.'s hands for his original offer of $3.75 billion CAD — reports BNN Bloomberg. Rogers' proposed $26 billion acquisition of Shaw Communications Inc. is currently under threat, with the Competition Bureau last week notifying both telcos...

Freedom Mobile’s Original Founder Ups Efforts to Buy Back Company

Globalive Capital, owned by Freedom Mobile founder Anthony Lacavera, is pushing harder to buy the wireless provider back from Shaw Communications as Rogers Communications Inc. seeks regulatory approval for its $16 billion CAD acquisition of the former — reports The Globe and Mail. In an open letter published on his website Wednesday, Mr. Lacavera urged...