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Sunrise Communications is a company providing telecommunications services to residential and business customers. It offers mobile voice and data on a postpaid and prepaid basis, landline voice, Internet, IP television, system integration, managed, and voice hubbing services based on the proprietary landline network. The company also provides other value-added services, such as international calls, roaming, and device insurance services and sells mobile phones, tablets, and other devices and accessories. In addition, Sunrise Communications delivers infrastructure services, such as carrier and roaming ones to telecom service providers and mobile virtual network operators.
TypePublic
Founded1996
HQOpfikon, CH
Websitesunrise.ch
Employee Ratings3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)1,615(-3%)
Job Openings10
Revenue (FY, 2018)CHF1.9 B(+2%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)CHF110
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at Sunrise Communications

André Krause

André Krause

Chief Executive Officer & CCO
Uwe Schiller

Uwe Schiller

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Francoise Clemes

Francoise Clemes

Chief Services Officer (CSO)
Elmar Grasser

Elmar Grasser

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Giuseppe Bonina

Giuseppe Bonina

Chief Consumer Officer (CCO)
Robert Wigger

Robert Wigger

Chief Business Officer (CBO)
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Sunrise Communications Office Locations

Sunrise Communications has offices in Opfikon, Basel, Bern, Lugano and in 2 other locations
Opfikon, CH (HQ)
Thurgauerstrasse 101b
Basel, CH
Zwingerstrasse 25
Bern, CH
Morgenstrasse 129
Lugano, CH
Via Moncucco 7
Meyrin, CH
Rue de Veyrot 2
Prilly, CH
Chemin du Viaduc 1
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Sunrise Communications Financials and Metrics

Sunrise Communications Revenue

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Sunrise Communications's revenue was reported to be CHF1.88 b in FY, 2018 which is a 1.2% increase from the previous period.
CHF

Revenue (Q3, 2019)

473.9m

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

316.0m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

66.7%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

47.9m

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

57.3m

Market capitalization (19-Nov-2020)

5.0b

Closing stock price (19-Nov-2020)

110.0

Cash (30-Sept-2019)

314.8m

EV

6.5b
Sunrise Communications's current market capitalization is CHF5 b.
Annual
CHFFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.9b1.9b1.9b

Revenue growth, %

(2%)1%

Cost of goods sold

704.0m661.5m657.3m

Gross profit

1.2b1.2b1.2b
Quarterly
CHFQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

431.0m453.3m460.4m458.3m462.6m469.3m446.6m454.8m473.9m

Cost of goods sold

144.7m155.5m154.0m165.1m159.2m159.3m141.2m143.6m157.9m

Gross profit

286.3m297.8m306.4m293.2m303.4m310.1m305.4m311.2m316.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

66%66%67%64%66%66%68%68%67%
Annual
CHFFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

214.2m272.5m420.9m

Accounts Receivable

449.7m493.4m382.8m

Prepaid Expenses

8.5m6.7m9.5m

Inventories

28.7m57.5m46.3m
Quarterly
Annual
CHFFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Depreciation and Amortization

459.6m428.1m428.1m

Cash From Operating Activities

470.9m569.6m510.8m

Purchases of PP&E

(141.4m)(207.5m)(181.8m)

Capital Expenditures

(71.2m)(107.5m)(121.3m)
Quarterly
CHFQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

110.4m212.6m318.1m104.6m212.4m318.0m115.9m232.8m350.1m

Cash From Operating Activities

115.5m284.2m447.1m112.3m240.4m393.2m176.8m301.4m426.6m

Purchases of PP&E

(39.2m)(85.3m)(121.8m)(53.9m)(83.2m)(132.6m)(46.5m)(89.0m)(130.5m)

Capital Expenditures

(21.3m)(61.5m)(74.7m)(18.8m)(71.1m)(97.8m)(87.9m)(188.2m)
CHFFY, 2016

Debt/Equity

1.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

3.5 x
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Sunrise Communications Operating Metrics

Sunrise Communications's Customers was reported to be 3.5 m in FY, 2018.
FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Customers

3.35 m3.43 m3.53 m

Retail Stores

83 85 92
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Sunrise Communications Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Business Sunrise Enterprise Solutions GmbH
Econophone AG
Lebara GmbH
Mobile Challenger Intermediate Group S.A.
Ortel Mobile Switzerland
Skylight S.a.r.l
Sunrise Communications AG
Sunrise Communications International S.A.
TelCommunication Services AG

Sunrise Communications Revenue Breakdown

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Sunrise Communications revenue breakdown by business segment: 17.3% from Landline Services, 67.7% from Mobile Services and 14.9% from Landline internet and TV

Sunrise Communications Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

53/100

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Sunrise Communications Online and Social Media Presence

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Sunrise Communications News and Updates

Activist investor AOC gets Sunrise Communications stake - source

German activist investor AOC has built a stake of less than 3% in Swiss telecoms group Sunrise Communications, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters on Tuesday.

Liberty Global to sell Swiss unit to Sunrise Communications

Liberty Global PLC announced in conjunction with its earnings report Wednesday that it would be selling its Swiss operation, UPC Switzerland, to Sunrise Communications Group AG. The TV and broadband company is selling UPC Switzerland for an enterprise value of CHF 6.3 billion, or $6.3 billion, and …

Sunrise Communications confirms talks on Liberty Global's Swiss business

Switzerland's Sunrise Communications Group AG has confirmed it is in talks with broadband provider Liberty Global Plc about a potential acquisition of its Swiss business UPC Schweiz.

Sunrise Communications Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sunrise Communications founded?

    Sunrise Communications was founded in 1996.

  • Who are Sunrise Communications key executives?

    Sunrise Communications's key executives are André Krause, Uwe Schiller and Francoise Clemes.

  • How many employees does Sunrise Communications have?

    Sunrise Communications has 1,615 employees.

  • What is Sunrise Communications revenue?

    Latest Sunrise Communications annual revenue is CHF1.9 b.

  • What is Sunrise Communications revenue per employee?

    Latest Sunrise Communications revenue per employee is CHF1.2 m.

  • Who are Sunrise Communications competitors?

    Competitors of Sunrise Communications include ExteNet Systems, NET100 and Maven Wireless.

  • Where is Sunrise Communications headquarters?

    Sunrise Communications headquarters is located at Thurgauerstrasse 101b, Opfikon.

  • Where are Sunrise Communications offices?

    Sunrise Communications has offices in Opfikon, Basel, Bern, Lugano and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sunrise Communications have?

    Sunrise Communications has 6 offices.