Telstra

Telstra builds and operates telecommunications networks and markets voice, mobile, internet access, pay television and other media products. Read more

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Telstra

Telstra builds and operates telecommunications networks and markets voice, mobile, internet access, pay television and other media products. Read more

Andrew Penn's photo - CEO of Telstra

CEO

Andrew Penn

CEO Approval Rating

75/100

Founded:

1975

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyAustralian Securities ExchangeTLS

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Optus is one of Telstra's top rivals. Optus was founded in Macquarie Park, New South Wales} in 1992. Like Telstra, Optus also competes in the Telecommunication Services space. Compared to Telstra, Optus generates $12.3B less revenue.

Vodafone is Telstra's #2 competitor. Vodafone was founded in 1984, and is headquartered in Berkshire, England. Like Telstra, Vodafone also operates in the Telecommunication Services space. Vodafone generates $34.1B more revenue vs. Telstra.

Foxtel is a top competitor of Telstra. Foxtel's headquarters is in Sydney, New South Wales, and was founded in 1995. Foxtel is in the Cable & Satellite industry. Foxtel generates 0.27% of Telstra's revenue.

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Telstra Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$16.3B

Telstra's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 7.1B. Over the last one quarters, Telstra's revenue has decreased by 0%. Specifically, in Q2 2020's revenue was $16.3B.

Telstra Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Epicon IT Solutions Pty. Ltd.

Nov 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Epicon is an IT service management company that provides data intelligence, automation and performance monitoring solutions for businesses.
VMTech

Dec 2017

Source »
undisclosed
VMtech is a secure multicloud service provider that focuses on delivering hybrid cloud infrastructure with enterprise connectivity and cyber security.
MTData

Nov 2017

Source »
undisclosed
MTData is a developer of GPS telematics, fleet management, compliance and safety solutions for the transportation industry.
Company85

Jun 2017

Source »
undisclosed
Company85 provides datacenter, security and IT infrastructure consulting services for telecommunication, banking and government sectors.
Cognevo

Nov 2016

Source »
undisclosed
Cognevo is a security analytics platform that helps organizations to analyze and protect their data from cyber threats.

These are all the companies that Telstra has acquired. Telstra has acquired 15 companies and its latest acquisition was Epicon IT Solutions Pty. Ltd. in Nov 2020. Epicon is an IT service management company that provides data intelligence, automation and performance monitoring solutions for businesses.

Telstra Funding History

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Telstra Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Team SoloMid is an esports management organization that operates sports teams and publishes news, roster changes, interviews and live scores.
$37M
Jul 23, 2018
Series A
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UBTECH develops and commercializes humanoid robots for education and entertainment sectors.
$820M
May 02, 2018
Series C
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Skillz is a California-based mobile e-sports platform that enables gamers to view and compete multi-player tournaments.
$25M
Dec 12, 2017
Series C
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Boomtown is a mobile and web based platform that provides technical support for network installation, ethernet cabling and tablet repair services.
-
Nov 13, 2016
Equity
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C88 Financial Technologies designs and builds financial technology infrastructure, credit risk models and AI solutions for financial marketplaces.
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Sep 30, 2016
Series B
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These are all the companies that Telstra has invested in. Telstra has invested 15 companies and its latest investment was Epicon IT Solutions Pty. Ltd. in Nov 2020. Epicon is an IT service management company that provides data intelligence, automation and performance monitoring solutions for businesses.

Telstra News

May 12, 2021IT Wire

Telstra accused of over-selling to seniors

Many senior customers have stayed loyal to Telstra, but some complain they are being oversold product... See more »
May 11, 2021Telecompaper

Telstra to expand 5G Home Internet service, double data limit

(Telecompaper) Telstra has announced it is expanding its 5G Home Internet service and is also doublin... See more »
May 11, 2021Telecompaper

Telstra announces AUD 200 mln co-investment fund to expand mobile coverage in regional Australia

(Telecompaper) Australian operator Telstra has announced an AUD 200 million co-investment fund to gen... See more »
May 11, 2021Telecompaper

Telstra offers AUD 1 million in ad giveaway during AFL, NRL games for small businesses

(Telecompaper) Australian operator Telstra has announced the winners of its multi-million-dollar Name... See more »
May 9, 2021IT Wire

Telstra's new L data plan offers 400GB on 4G and 5G for $85 per month

If you need lots of mobile data because your wired NBN isn't fast enough, isn't available or there ar... See more »
May 5, 2021Geelong Advertiser

2000 Telstra staff to ring off by year's end

Telstra chief financial officer Vicky Brady has reiterated that by the end of this year about 2000 of... See more »
May 5, 2021Channel News

Telstra Partner Hit With Cyber Attack, Thousands Of SIM Cards Breached

Schepisi Communications, a Melbourne-based telecommunications provider, has been hit by a cyber attac... See more »

Telstra Blogs

December 9, 2020Telstra Blog

We’ve got your front row seats for our Telstra Plus livestream concerts

Summer concert season looks a little different this year, but don’t worry: we’ve saved the best seat ... See more »
December 9, 2020Telstra Blog

A faster way to queue safely with the My Telstra app

We’re always making improvements to the MyTelstra app, to give you the best digital experience out th... See more »
December 9, 2020Telstra Blog

The role of the male ally in striving for gender equality

We’re working in a world that now relies on virtual connections more than physical meetings. Many are... See more »
December 8, 2020Telstra Blog

All the new stuff coming to Google Pixel in December

The best thing about the Google Pixel is that it gets better and better over time. With feature drops... See more »
December 6, 2020Telstra Blog

Hacking new paths toward diversity & inclusion

As we strive towards making our business more inclusive and diverse, it’s critically important to us ... See more »
December 3, 2020Telstra Blog

Inspiring kids to rethink agriculture and technology

Did you know there are satellites that monitor crop growth from space? Or a tomato farm in the desert... See more »
December 3, 2020Telstra Blog

Immortals Fenyx Rising review: how to become a gaming god

It’s time to experience Greek mythology how it was supposed to be experienced! Many games in recent h... See more »

Telstra Press Releases

December 28, 2020WebWire

Telstra and Motorola Solutions to Deliver Advanced Public Safety Communication Network for Tasmania

Telstra and Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) will provide Tasmania's emergency responders and governmen... See more »
September 29, 2020NewsMaker

Telstra joins the CLARA consortium

CLARA, Telstra, Telstra Purple, Consolidated Land and Rail Australia, High Speed Rail, Smart Cities, ... See more »
June 11, 2020Business Wire

93% of Businesses Have Changed Their IT Priorities Due to COVID-19

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Telstra today published a new white paper identifying the technological ch... See more »
May 13, 2019PR Newswire

Telstra Corporation Limited to present at the dbVIC - Deutsche Bank ADR Virtual Investor Conference on 16 May 2019

MELBOURNE, Australia, May 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Telstra Corporation Limited (TLS.AX; TLSYY) based ... See more »
September 6, 2018PRWIRE

Bravehearts Praises All Telstra Queensland Stores & Offices for Supporting White Balloon Day as Part of National Child Protection Week!

MEDIA RELEASE: 6 September 2018 Bravehearts Praises All Telstra Queensland Stores & Offices for Suppo... See more »
July 15, 2018Webnewswire

Telstra 4GX WiFi Pro E5787 VS Optus Modem AC800s

Telstra and Optus are both 4G LTE network providers in Australia, and they provide similar LTE freque... See more »
May 31, 2018PRWIRE

Telstra are in safe hands with Donesafe

Sydney, Australia - Donesafe, a Sydney-based online safety management software company that brings th... See more »

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Telstra Headquarters

242 Exhibition Street Level 41

Melbourne, Victoria3000

613-8647-4954

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Telstra Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Telstra (Australian Securities Exchange) provides telecommunications and media services. It is Australia's largest telecommunications and media company which builds and operates telecommunications networks and markets voice, mobile, internet access, p...

CEO

Telstra's CEO, Andrew Penn, currently has an approval rating of 75%. Telstra's primary competitors are Optus, Vodafone & Foxtel.

Website

telstra.com.au

Frequently Asked Questions about Telstra

  1. When was Telstra founded?

    Telstra was founded in 1975
  2. Who is Telstra's CEO?

    Telstra's CEO is Andrew Penn
  3. How much revenue does Telstra generate?

    Telstra generates $16.3B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Telstra have?

    Telstra has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Telstra's headquarters?

    Telstra's headquarters is in Melbourne Victoria, AU
  1. How many employees does Telstra have?

    Telstra has 32,293 employees
  2. What sector does Telstra operate in?

    Telstra is in Telecommunications Equipment, Telecommunication Services
  3. Who are Telstra's competitors?

    Telstra's top competitors are Optus, Vodafone, Foxtel
  4. Who has Telstra invested in?

    Telstra's has invested in companies such as TSM, UBTECH Robotics, Inc., Skillz