Internet service provider
|Peeter Kern - Chairman and CEO|
Starman is an Estonian cable television, VOIP telephony, and ISP company founded in 1992 and located in Tallinn. The company has been listed as SMN1T on the Tallinn Stock Exchange since 17 June 2006. In 2015 Starman bought the Lithuanian telecommunications company Cgates.
Starman is the largest cable company in Estonia and in the Baltic countries. In 2016 Starman's majority owner, a Swedish investment company, sold its interest in Starman to the American investment firm Providence Equity Partners for a reported €81 million.
- "East Capital Unveils Acquisition of Cgates in Lithuania", SeeNews Nordic, December 22, 2014.
- "CNBC launches on Starman in Estonia", CNBC, July 10, 2014.
- "Starman and Nokia to Deploy First Nationwide 10-Gigabit Residential Network in Europe", Fiber Optics Weekly Update, June 10, 2016 – via HighBeam Research (subscription required) .
- "Swedes sell Starman to Americans", Postimees, March 15, 2016.