Syniverse is a company providing technology and business services for telecommunications companies as well as a variety of other multinational enterprises. It offers consumer mobile marketing and customer experience services, mobile network operator solutions, IoT and wireless services, mobile security solutions, and outsourcing and consulting services.

Employee Rating

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyThe Carlyle Group
HQTampa, FL, US
Founded1987
Websitesyniverse.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Syniverse was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Tampa, FL, US

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Key People/Management at Syniverse

James A. Attwood

James A. Attwood

Executive Chairman
Laura E. Binion

Laura E. Binion

General Counsel and Senior Vice President
John McRae

John McRae

President, Carrier
Chris Rivera

Chris Rivera

President, Enterprise
Andrew Davies

Andrew Davies

Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
Phil Celestini

Phil Celestini

Chief Security and Risk Officer
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Syniverse Office Locations

Syniverse has offices in Tampa, Buenos Aires, Beijing, San José and in 14 other locations
Tampa, FL, US (HQ)
8125 Highwoods Palm Way
Buenos Aires, AR
Bartolomé Cruz 1818 - Floor 8 Vicente Lopez
Beijing, CN
20th floor, Jinyu Mansion No.129 Xuanwumen West Street Xicheng District
Beijing, CN
Xuan Wu Men Xi Da Jie, Xicheng Qu
San José, CR
Avenida Escazú Edificio 202, 5to Piso
Bonn, DE
242 Königswinterer Str.
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Syniverse Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1987

Total Funding

$27.5 m
In total, Syniverse had raised $27.5 m. Syniverse is a subsidiary of The Carlyle Group

Syniverse Revenue

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Syniverse's revenue was reported to be $793.51 m in FY, 2017 which is a 1.5% increase from the previous period.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

781.9m793.5m

Revenue growth, %

1%

Cost of goods sold

355.4m349.7m

Gross profit

426.5m443.8m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

185.8m194.5m207.0m188.7m190.8m202.7m

Cost of goods sold

86.0m88.5m90.5m83.4m85.5m90.6m

Gross profit

99.8m106.0m116.5m105.2m105.3m112.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

54%55%56%56%55%55%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

136.2m127.7m

Accounts Receivable

166.1m168.1m

Prepaid Expenses

28.4m23.2m

Current Assets

339.0m323.2m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

95.8m102.9m121.3m84.8m81.1m75.7m

Accounts Receivable

166.4m166.9m172.3m168.1m163.3m168.3m

Prepaid Expenses

27.1m32.0m28.5m24.0m26.2m30.6m

Current Assets

296.5m308.3m328.7m281.2m275.1m279.3m
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(65.2m)(20.8m)

Depreciation and Amortization

208.1m194.6m

Accounts Payable

(19.8m)(10.3m)

Cash From Operating Activities

136.1m145.9m
USDFY, 2016

Debt/Equity

2.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.6 x

Financial Leverage

3.5 x
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Syniverse Operating Metrics

Oct, 2019

Connected Devices

7 b

Countries

35

Data Centers

39

Messages Delivered Monthly

60 b
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Syniverse Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AicentMay 13, 2014
MachJuly 01, 2013
BrienceJuly 23, 2003

Syniverse Revenue Breakdown

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Syniverse revenue breakdown by business segment: 79.9% from Mobile Transaction Services and 20.1% from Enterprise & Intelligence Solutions

Syniverse revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.7% from Caribbean and Latin America, 15.7% from Asia Pacific, 18.1% from Europe, Middle East and Africa and 58.5% from North America

Syniverse Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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Syniverse Online and Social Media Presence

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Syniverse Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    41/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    45/100

  • Compensation

    F

    43/100

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Syniverse News and Updates

By 2025, A2P SMS Market is Reaching 4.4% of CAGR with Top Industry Players - Messaging GmBH, AANAM Technologies, Twilio Inc., CLX Communications AB, Infobip Ltd., Syniverse Technologies

According to The Insight Partners market research study titled 'A2P SMS Market to 2025 - Global Analysis and Forecasts by type (cloud API messaging platform, traditional & managed messaging services), application (pushed content services, interactive services, promotional campaigns, CRM services…

Syniverse and IBM Complete Successful Blockchain Solution Pilot with Orange Group and MTS

TAMPA, Fla., and ARMONK, N.Y. – May 7, 2019 – Syniverse and IBM (NYSE: IBM) have joined forces to help advance the next generation of mobile roaming solutions with a pilot program that uses open-source blockchain technology to instantly validate new wholesale billing and charging processes for clear…

Revenue Management System 2018 Global Market Key Players - Microsoft, IDeaS Revenue Solutions, Amdocs, Comverse, Syniverse Technologies, Alcatel-Lucent, Oracle.....

Revenue Management System – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2025 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global Location-Based Services (LBS) Market Global Market Overall Study Report 2018-2023 | Ericsson, Syniverse, Ekahau, Galigeo, Masternaut, Pitney Bowes, Tomtom International

Portraying the humble chain of command in the worldwide Location-Based Services (LBS) showcase, the report profiles few of the key players working in the market. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

ClearSale EVP Talks Future of Mobile Fraud with Forter, Syniverse and others at Mobile Payments Conference 2018

MIAMI, Sept. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading fraud prevention and management firm, ClearSale (http://clear.sale), was pleased to have its EVP Rafael Lourenco join industry mobile fraud leaders Michael Reitblat, Co-Founder and CEO of Forter, Frank Kerr, Chief Sales Officer of TableSafe,...

Syniverse Blogs

2020 Presidents’ Club Winners

Congratulations to our 2020 Presidents' Club Winners! The post 2020 Presidents’ Club Winners appeared first on The Syniverse Blog.

Preparing for the Next Step of the Private Network Evolution

In an interview with iGR, John Merchant discusses what's next for private network and how numerous industries can take advantage of this technology. The post Preparing for the Next Step of the Private Network Evolution appeared first on The Syniverse Blog.

Touchless Airport Customer Journey

By leveraging the power of mobile messaging, Syniverse and Carlyle Airport Group are reimaging airline travel in the time of COVID. The post Touchless Airport Customer Journey appeared first on The Syniverse Blog.

Creating Seamless Customer Experiences with Multichannel Orchestration

Subject matter expert Jeff Bak joined other industry leaders on a webinar to explore how omni- and multichannel orchestration improves customer experiences. The post Creating Seamless Customer Experiences with Multichannel Orchestration appeared first on The Syniverse Blog.

RCS P2P – Capitalize on Services that Leverage Your Own Networks

Syniverse’s RCS Hub for P2P Interoperability brings value to RCS interworking. The post RCS P2P – Capitalize on Services that Leverage Your Own Networks appeared first on The Syniverse Blog.

Committing to Our Carrier Customers

While Syniverse has years of technical experience, our people power success. As we drive forward, we're dedicated to working with our Carrier customers. The post Committing to Our Carrier Customers appeared first on The Syniverse Blog.
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Syniverse Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Syniverse founded?

    Syniverse was founded in 1987.

  • Who are Syniverse key executives?

    Syniverse's key executives are James A. Attwood, Laura E. Binion and John McRae.

  • How many employees does Syniverse have?

    Syniverse has 1,874 employees.

  • What is Syniverse revenue?

    Latest Syniverse annual revenue is $793.5 m.

  • What is Syniverse revenue per employee?

    Latest Syniverse revenue per employee is $423.4 k.

  • Who are Syniverse competitors?

    Competitors of Syniverse include Tealium, Tally Street and FICO.

  • Where is Syniverse headquarters?

    Syniverse headquarters is located at 8125 Highwoods Palm Way, Tampa.

  • Where are Syniverse offices?

    Syniverse has offices in Tampa, Buenos Aires, Beijing, San José and in 14 other locations.

  • How many offices does Syniverse have?

    Syniverse has 21 offices.