Telefónica reinforces its international business with a new identity and the integration of its wholesale, roaming and multinational businesses
- Telefónica Global Solutions will be the new unit and brand, bringing together these three global businesses as part of the company’s transformation process and new action plan presented in late 2019.
- The new unit will have the task of consolidating and enhancing all the Group’s capabilities by means of innovative solutions and international services, undertaking global projects for global customers.
- Telefónica Global Solutions serves more than 1,500 customers around the world in 170 countries by means of 400 roaming agreements and other strategic partnerships.
Madrid, 13 October 2020. - Telefónica continues with its transformation process and takes a further step in its international business strategy by integrating its wholesale, roaming and multinational customers businesses under a new unit and a single identity: Telefónica Global Solutions. Within the current context of profound changes and new challenges, the Telefónica Group is continuing to move towards the future to improve the service it provides to its most global customers.
Telefónica Global Solutions was created with the aim of facilitating global connections between people and companies within this new reality. The new unit, part of Telefónica’s transformation and action plan, integrates these three businesses, whose teams are now joining forces to increase their capacities and continue to support their partners and customers, with a range of consistent and comprehensive services and a single goal, namely to offer innovative and global solutions to Telefónica’s customers, wherever they are.
“With Telefónica Global Solutions we not only reinforce our commitment towards our customers, supporting them in their own transformation and offering them innovative and global solutions all over the world, we also further align ourselves with the Group’s mission by putting people and companies at the center of everything”, declared Julio Beamonte, CEO of Telefónica Global Solutions.
The new unit serves more than 1,500 global customers, including 400 operators around the world, conducts direct sales in the United States and offers a service to multinational companies at more than 20,000 facilities worldwide. It serves 170 countries thanks to a network of more than 100 strategic partners and over 400 roaming agreements. The 110-plus points of presence (PoPs) increase the capillarity of its network, carrying an average of more than 15 billion voice minutes and transmitting 130 petabytes of roaming data transmission each year.
About Telefónica Global Solutions
Telefónica Global Solutions manages the international Wholesale, Global Roaming, Multinationals and USA businesses within the Telefónica Group. It delivers world-class global services and platforms to multinational companies, wholesale, fixed and mobile carriers, OTTs, service providers and aggregators. Offering a global footprint. Telefónica Global Solutions provides its customers with high quality connectivity, digital platforms and a wide range of innovative solutions with an integrated service portfolio which including Voice & UCC, Networking, Mobile, Satellite, Cloud, Security and IoT & Big Data.