Tele2 is a Russian telecommunications company founded in 2003. Demonstrates outstripping financial and operating performance growth. According to 2018 results, the company serves 42.3 million subscribers. Today, Tele2 is a trend setter in the telecom market. It was the first to offer the customers share Internet with friends and families across Russia, provided handy free services helping stay online even at zero balance. Also, Tele2 launched a smart plan that analyzes the subscriber profile to make the most appropriate value offer.
As reported by the Federal Service for Supervision in the Sphere of Telecom, Information Technologies and Mass Communications (Roskomnadzor) based on H1 2019 results, Tele2 is the market leader in terms of network infrastructure development. Since late 2017, Tele2 has been outpacing the competition in the context of LTE advancements. In 2018-2019, in Saint Petersburg and Leningrad Region, as part of a major investment project, Tele2 expanded the 4G area across all the districts of the region, as well as in highly-populated districts and historic center of Saint Petersburg. Also, Tele2 modernized the existing 4G network by extending the LTE band up to 15 MHz. This helped reached several times higher mobile Internet connection speed at peak loads. Also, following Roskomnadzor’s 2019 study, Tele2 was the best by quality of voice calls and text message delivery in Saint Petersburg.