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    Roshan (Telecom Development Company Afghanistan Ltd) is Afghanistan's leading total communications provider with over 6.5 million active subscribers and a network that covers over 287 districts and cities in all of the country's 34 provinces.

    Roshan is a true Afghanistan success story, serving as a catalyst for economic growth and actively contributing to the country’s long-term development. Since its inception in 2003, Roshan has invested approximately $700 million in Afghanistan and is the country’s single largest private investor and taxpayer, contributing approximately five percent of the Afghan government's overall domestic revenue. Roshan directly employs more than 900 people, 20 percent of whom are women, and provides indirect employment to more than 35,000 people. Roshan is deeply committed to Afghanistan’s reconstruction and development.

    The Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED), part of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), is a major shareholder of Roshan and promotes private initiatives and building economically sound enterprises in the developing world. Also owned in part by Monaco Telecom International (MTI) and Telia, Roshan brings international expertise to the country and is committed to the highest standards of network quality and coverage for the people of Afghanistan.

    HQKabul, AF
    Employee Ratings3.7

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    Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)919
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    Roshan Office Locations

    Roshan has an office in Kabul
    Kabul, AF (HQ)
    Wazir Akbar Khan
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    Former Walmart Head of Dentistry, Dr. Roshan Parikh, joins CandidPro as Clinical Growth Ambassador.

    NEW YORK, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Clear aligner pioneer CandidPro™ has added Dr. Roshan Parikh to their growing roster of industry advisors. Dr. Ro will join CandidPro as a Clinical Growth Ambassador focusing on dental service organizations (DSOs). Together, CandidPro and Dr. Ro...

    Actor-entrepreneur Roshan Abbas talks about being curious, learning new things, and mastering multiple skills

    In the recent episode of 100X Entrepreneur Podcast, Roshan Abbas talks about acquiring multiple skills and learning new things.

    Roshan Punjabi and Avi Upreti Join Guggenheim Securities to Expand FinTech Investment Banking Practice

    NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Roshan Punjabi and Avi Upreti have joined the firm as Managing Directors to expand its FinTech investment banking practice and will fo…

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    Pearl Adds Dr. Roshan Parikh to Advisory Board

    WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Pearl, the company dedicated to providing artificial intelligence (AI) solutions to the dental industry, today officially announced the addition of Dr. Roshan Parikh (Dr. Ro) to its advisory board. Parikh has been advising Pearl since...
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    Roshan Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Roshan founded?

      Roshan was founded in 2003.

    • How many employees does Roshan have?

      Roshan has 919 employees.

    • Who are Roshan competitors?

      Competitors of Roshan include Telefonica Mexico, Indosat Ooredoo and Sri Lanka Telecom.

    • Where is Roshan headquarters?

      Roshan headquarters is located at Wazir Akbar Khan, Kabul.

    • Where are Roshan offices?

      Roshan has an office in Kabul.

    • How many offices does Roshan have?

      Roshan has 1 office.