Rocket Internet: Are Millicom, MTN, Ooredoo, Tengelmann next?

22 Aug 2014

An official announcement that Rocket Internet (RI) will be listed in the near future is still outstanding, but the unusually high level of corporate activity at “the world’s biggest incubator” lately (even for the Samwer brothers) is interpreted by local and international media as “the Samwers making RI fit for listing late this year, or early next year”.<a href="

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Christo Volschenk

Christo Volschenk is managing editor of the news on and our senior analyst covering Naspers. He brings more than 31 years of experience in business journalism to the team - the last 18 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. Apart from working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, content manager, and copy editor. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day editing the news reported by 23 colleagues in 23 countries from his base in Stuttgart, Germany.