Lycamobile moves into the Caribbean

Lycamobile, the international prepaid mobile brand, has announced the signing of its inaugural full mobile network operator deal in the Caribbean.

This prestigious deal sees Lycamobile partner with mobile network, Operator 21st Century Telecom Networks, to launch the Lycamobile brand across the Caribbean, positioning the Lycamobile brand to grow from a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) to a full mobile network operator (MNO).

“I am delighted to announce that we have partnered with 21st Century Telecom Networks to introduce the Lycamobile brand into the Caribbean market place. We plan to continue developing compelling product propositions that will serve the global Lycamobile family of customers,” commented Subaskaran Allirajah, chairman, Lycamobile

Said Milind Kangle, CEO, Lycamobile: “Strategically this is yet another milestone for the brand as we move into the mobile network operator domain. We look forward to offering our Caribbean customers the great value and quality of service that our brand has become synonymous with across Europe.”

Since 2006, Lycamobile has launched its prepaid International brand in The Netherlands, Belgium, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Switzerland and the UK where it has already acquired over four million subscribers. Most recently Lycamobile successfully launched in Italy and it plans to launch in further markets throughout 2009.