PFI Names Gigapower, a Joint Venture between AT&T and BlackRock, as 2023 Americas Digital Deal of the Year

January 11, 2024

Gigapower, LLC, a joint venture between AT&T and investment management company BlackRock, has been named the 2023 Americas Digital Deal of the Year by Project Finance International (PFI). Gigapower was formed to provide fiber broadband services across parts of the U.S. This was one of the largest fiber deals in the United States to date.

Gibson Dunn advised AT&T on the deal. Our team included Dallas partner Robert Little and associates Jonathan Sapp, Michael Andrews for M&A; and New York partner Tomer Pinkusiewicz and associates Maria Paula Baraya, and Ruben Almaraz for projects and infrastructure. New York partner Daniel Angel and associate Florina Yezril advised on IP aspects; New York partner Pamela Lawrence Endreny advised on tax aspects; and Dallas partner Krista Hanvey advised on benefits.