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Headquartered in Singapore, Singtel has more than 130 years of operating experience and played a pivotal role in the country’s development as a major communications hub. Optus, our subsidiary in Australia, is a leader in integrated telecommunications, constantly raising the bar in innovative products and services. We are also strategically invested in leading companies in Asia and Africa, including Bharti Airtel (India, South Asia and Africa), Telkomsel (Indonesia), Globe Telecom (the Philippines) and Advanced Info Service (Thailand). We work closely with our associates, leveraging our scale in networks, customer reach and extensive operational experience to lead and shape the communications industry. Together, the Group serves over 600 million mobile customers around world. Singtel is one of the largest listed Singapore companies on the Singapore Exchange by market capitalisation. The Group has a vast network of offices throughout Asia Pacific, Europe and the USA, and employs more than 23,000 staff worldwide.
TypePublic
Founded1879
HQSingapore, SG
Websitesingtel.com

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)23,819(-3%)
Job Openings777
Revenue (FY, 2017)$16.7 B(-1%)
Share Price (Mar 2017)$3.9 (-1%)

Key People/Management at SingTel

Chua Sock Koong

Chua Sock Koong

Group Chief Executive Officer
Bill Chang

Bill Chang

Chief Executive Officer, Group Enterprise / Country Chief Officer, Singapore
Mark Chong

Mark Chong

Group Chief Technology Officer
Arthur Lang

Arthur Lang

Chief Executive Officer, International
Allen Lew

Allen Lew

Chief Executive Officer, Consumer Australia and Chief Executive Officer, Optus
Lim Cheng Cheng

Lim Cheng Cheng

Group Chief Financial Officer
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SingTel Office Locations

SingTel has an office in Singapore
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SingTel Financials and Metrics

SingTel Revenue

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SingTel's revenue was reported to be $16.71 b in FY, 2017 which is a 1.5% decrease from the previous period.
SGD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

4.6b

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

2.5b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %

54.2%

Net income (Q3, 2018)

890.0m

Market capitalization (22-Mar-2017)

63.2b

Closing stock price (22-Mar-2017)

3.9

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

841.0m
SingTel's current market capitalization is $63.2 b.
Annual
SGDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

17.2b17.0b16.7b

Revenue growth, %

(2%)(1%)

Cost of goods sold

5.6b6.5b7.1b

Gross profit

11.6b10.5b9.7b
Quarterly
SGDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

4.2b4.2b4.5b4.1b3.9b4.1b4.4b4.3b4.2b4.4b4.6b

Cost of goods sold

1.5b1.5b1.8b1.7b1.5b1.7b2.0b1.8b1.8b1.9b2.1b

Gross profit

2.7b2.7b2.7b2.4b2.4b2.4b2.4b2.5b2.4b2.5b2.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

63%64%61%59%61%58%56%58%57%57%54%
Annual
SGDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

562.8m461.8m533.8m

Accounts Receivable

3.9b4.4b4.9b

Inventories

289.8m319.7m352.2m

Current Assets

4.8b5.2b5.9b
Quarterly
SGDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

1.4b733.0m686.0m966.0m585.0m848.0m632.0m651.0m841.0m

Current Assets

5.6b5.4b5.3b5.5b5.4b6.0b7.2b6.2b6.8b

Total Assets

42.1b43.4b43.9b42.8b43.6b47.7b49.1b48.0b48.8b

Current Liabilities

5.4b5.4b6.8b6.5b8.5b10.0b7.7b7.0b9.8b
SGDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

3.8b3.9b3.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2b2.1b2.2b

Inventories

(107.1m)(28.9m)(23.6m)

Accounts Payable

802.0m(402.7m)93.4m
SGDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

211.9k

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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SingTel Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017Apr, 2018

Mobile Customers

550 m600 m638 m680 m

Locations

46 46 75

Countries

21 21 29

Points of Presence

200 200 370
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SingTel Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Trustwave HoldingsApril 07, 2015$770 m
Pixable IncSeptember 19, 2012$26.50 m
HungryGoWhereMay 22, 2012$9.40 m
Amobee IncMarch 05, 2012$321 m
OptusMarch 26, 2001$8.70 m
2359 Media Pte. Ltd.
Acasia Communications Sdn Bhd
ACPL Marine Pte Ltd
Adconion EMEA Limited
Adconion Pty Limited
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SingTel Revenue Breakdown

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SingTel revenue breakdown by business segment: 35.5% from Mobile Communications, 19.9% from Data and Internet, 17.6% from Infocomm Technology, 11.4% from Sale of Equioment, 6.4% from National Telephone and 9.3% from Other

SingTel Online and Social Media Presence

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SingTel News and Updates

SingTel Wants Renewable Energy to Power Its Signal Towers

SingTel Wants Renewable Energy to Power Its Signal Towers

Singtel named 2019 Asia-Pacific Telecom Group of the Year and Singapore IoT Service Provider of the Year by Frost & Sullivan

SINGAPORE, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan has awarded Singtel with the Asia-Pacific Telecom Group of the Year award for the 4th consecutive year at the annual Frost & Sullivan Asia-Pacific Best Practices Awards. In addition, Singtel was presented with the Singapore IoT...

Singtel invests S$45 million to boost employees digital skills

Singapore, 12 September 2019 – Singtel is investing S$45 million over three years to deepen the digital skills of its 12,600 employees in Singapore and enable them to thrive in the digital economy. The initiative, dubbed ACT, aims to Accelerate employee learning and skills development, empower emplo…

Singtel Group prices US$750 million 10-year notes at 2.375%

Singapore, 21 August 2019 – Singtel today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Singtel Group Treasury Pte. Ltd. (SGT), has priced US$750 million of 10-year notes (Notes) on 20 August 2019, guaranteed by Singtel. The issue of Notes attracted strong demand from a wide range of high quality inve…

OCBC In Talks With Singtel About Singapore Virtual Bank License

OCBC In Talks With Singtel About Singapore Virtual Bank License

Singtel adds beIN SPORTS channel to offer most comprehensive football coverage in Singapore

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SingTel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was SingTel founded?

    SingTel was founded in 1879.

  • Who are SingTel key executives?

    SingTel's key executives are Chua Sock Koong, Bill Chang and Mark Chong.

  • How many employees does SingTel have?

    SingTel has 23,819 employees.

  • What is SingTel revenue?

    Latest SingTel annual revenue is $16.7 b.

  • What is SingTel revenue per employee?

    Latest SingTel revenue per employee is $701.6 k.

  • Who are SingTel competitors?

    Competitors of SingTel include Shields, Virtua Uk and magicJack VocalTec.

  • Where are SingTel offices?

    SingTel has an office in Singapore.

  • How many offices does SingTel have?

    SingTel has 1 office.