About Mtel

About the Company

Mtel is a leading company on the telecommunications market in Bulgaria with a 22-year long history. The telecom offers its services to more than 4.1 million customers. Mtel plays an important role as a driving force for the economy and society in Bulgaria with more than 3.5 billion BGN investments since the company’s incorporation. Mtel provides mobile and fixed voice services, broadband Internet, DTH service and IPTV. The company also has two sport channels – Mtel Sport 1 and Mtel Sport 2.

After acquiring Blizoo in 2015, Mtel became the largest company in Bulgaria in terms of fixed internet clients and the second largest in terms of number of TV clients. This, as well as the leading position of Mtel on the mobile market, establishes the company as a leader in the telecommunications sector in Bulgaria. In 2016, Mtel reported revenues of EUR 412 million and an EBITDA of EUR 125.6 milion.

The company is part of Telekom Austria Group (TAG) – a leading communications provider in the CEE region with more than 24 million customers across its markets of operations. The Group is currently operating in eight countries: Austria (A1), Bulgaria (Mtel), Belarus (velcom), Croatia (Vipnet), Slovenia (A1 Slovenia), the Republic of Serbia (Vip mobile) and the Republic of Macedonia (one.Vip) and Liechtenstein (Telecom Liechtenstein). In 2016, Telekom Austria Group achieved revenues of approximately EUR 4.21 billion and an EBITDA of EUR 1.35 billion. Telekom Austria Group’s portfolio consists of mobile and fixed voice services, broadband internet, multimedia services, data and IT solutions, wholesale as well as payment solutions.

With América Móvil as an international investor and long term player with a global footprint, the Group has a strong majority shareholder who has reported revenues of USD 58.71 billion and an EBITDA of USD 14.49 billion in 2016.

Mtel has a consistent Corporate Social Responsibility policy. The telecom is one of the largest sponsors in the country, supporting numerous social, cultural and sports causes and projects of great public importance.