Headquartered in Abu Dhabi, Etisalat Group is one of the world’s leading telecom groups in emerging markets. Since its inception almost four decades ago, Etisalat Group has been introducing innovative connectivity solutions for its customers across the Middle East, Asia and Africa. These cutting-edge solutions have given Etisalat Group the ability to expand its subscriber base to more than 169 million in the 18 international markets it operates in. Etisalat Group’s market cap of is 87.7 billion AED, equaling 23.8 billion USD.
Etisalat Group and its satellite network offer services and has access to a population of over two thirds of the planet’s surface, while employing across its international operations more than 40,000 employees who are directly employed by the company. Etisalat Group reported net revenues of AED 48.8 billion and net profit of 8.9 billion for 2014 and ranked among the most profitable telecom groups in the world.