simyo founders going down under

simyo Founders team up with Australian telecoms entrepreneur and advisor Peter O’Connell to launch amaysim, Australia’s first low-cost mobile service provider.


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Shark Holding is an investment company which was founded in 2005. It is run by an experienced team of highly skilled entrepreneurs with a proven track record. It aims at making a radical difference in the world of mobile communication.

Based in Düsseldorf, Germany, Shark Holding features five partners
(from left to right): Christian Magel, Andreas Perreiter, Rolf Hansen, Thomas S.Enge and Peter O′Connell. The core business focus is investing in dynamic international MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) markets.

Shark Holding’ first venture, simyo, was launched in 2005 and became the world’s largest online based mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), operating in Germany, Spain, France, Netherlands and Belgium. Following a successful earn-out period in 2010, Peter joined the founding team and actively supported the decision to embark on a new entrepreneurial challenge, launching amaysim in Australia.

On 23rd November, 2010, Shark Holding launched its latest venture, amaysim - Australia′ s first low-cost service provider.

We are eager to explore opportunities in the fast paced field of mobile communication, where we manage and invest in outstanding, innovative and cutting-edge ventures.