Sistema Shyam Teleservices Ltd
Gurgaon, HR, India
Sistema Shyam TeleServices Ltd. (SSTL) is a venture, involving equity participation bySistema Joint Stock Financial Corporation of Russia (“SISTEMA JSFC”), the Russian Federation and the Shyam Group of India. Sistema JSFC is the majority shareholder in the Company. Approximately 2.5% equity stake is held by public. Headquartered in Gurgaon, the Company has already invested over USD 3.6 billion in expanding its telecom network across the country.
With a strong focus on its “Data Centric; Voice Enabled” strategy, SSTL is one of the fastest growing telecom companies in the Indian telecom market and is one of the top three data service providers in the country. The Company provides telecom services under the brand MTS to over 10 million wireless subscribers including more than 1 million High Speed Mobile Broadband customers in over 450 towns across the country. MTS is well recognized in India and worldwide for its commitment to high quality and innovative telecom solutions. MTS has recently been ranked by Millward Brown as 82nd most valuable brand in the World.
SSTL is credited to have introduced a number of innovations in the Indian telecom industry. The Company is the pioneer of Half Paisa Per Second Calling in the country. SSTL is also the first telecom operator in the country to launch prepaid High Speed Mobile Broadband. The company has taken mobile broadband to another level with the launch of HSD services on National Highways. Today, it is the only telecom operator to provide HSD services on Delhi – Jaipur and Bangalore – Chennai National Highways. SSTL is focused on creating a strong portfolio of smartphones catering to customers across various segments. The company now offers a comprehensive range of Android Smartphones from MTS MTag series for discerning, on the move, tech savvy youth. MTS offers its data customers innovative applications like MTS TV, that provides ‘on the move’ access to more than 100 Live TV channels.