TELUS

TELUS is a telecommunications firm that provides internet access, entertainment, healthcare, video and satellite television products and services. Read more

9,371 Followers on Owler
9,371 Followers on Owler
9,371 Followers on Owler
9,371 Followers on Owler

TELUS

TELUS is a telecommunications firm that provides internet access, entertainment, healthcare, video and satellite television products and services. Read more

Darren Entwistle's photo - President & CEO of TELUS

President & CEO

Darren Entwistle

CEO Approval Rating

94/100

Founded:

1993

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyTMX Group - Toronto Stock ExchangeT

TELUS TOP COMPETITORS OR ALTERNATIVES

RANK

COMPANY

CEO

CEO RATING

EMPLOYEES

FUNDING

REVENUE

Missing a competitor? Contribute!

Rogers is perceived as one of TELUS's biggest rivals. Rogers was founded in 1960, and its headquarters is in Toronto, Ontario. Like TELUS, Rogers also works within the Telecommunications Equipment field. Rogers has 54,600 fewer employees than TELUS.

Bell is one of TELUS's top rivals. Bell is a Private company that was founded in 1880 in Montreal, Quebec. Like TELUS, Bell also competes in the Telecommunications Equipment sector. Compared to TELUS, Bell has 26,000 fewer employees.

Shaw is TELUS's #3 rival. Shaw is a Public company that was founded in Calgary, Alberta in 1966. Shaw competes in the Telecommunication Services field. Shaw has 68,600 fewer employees vs. TELUS.

Weigh-in!

Help the Owler community know more

Competitor - 1/1

Is Eastlink a competitor of TELUS?

TELUS Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$12.1B

TELUS's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 4.5B. Over the last three quarters, TELUS's revenue has grown by 38.5%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $3.8B; in Q3 2020, it was $3B; in Q2 2020, it was $2.7B.

TELUS Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Equinoxe Virtual Clinic Corporation

Dec 2020

Source »
undisclosed
EQ Care is a telehealth platform that connects patients with healthcare providers via video, phone and email.
Muddy Boots Software, Ltd.

Sep 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Muddy Boots develops a SaaS-based data-driven platform that provides food supply chain and farm management solutions to the agricultural sector.
Price's Alarms

Aug 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Price's Alarms is a distributor of alarm systems, CCTV Cameras, smoke detection and flood monitoring products for residential and commercial sectors.
Mobile Klinik

Jul 2020

Source »
$165M
Mobile Klinik owns and operates a chain of retail stores that offers mobile phones repair and replacement services.
Decisive Farming Corp.

Dec 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Decisive Farming develops a farm management software that provides precision agronomics and crop marketing solutions for the farming industry.

These are all the companies that TELUS has acquired. TELUS has acquired 21 companies and its latest acquisition was Equinoxe Virtual Clinic Corporation in Dec 2020. EQ Care is a telehealth platform that connects patients with healthcare providers via video, phone and email.

TELUS Funding History

Since TELUS was founded in 1993, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total TELUS has raised $474.1M. TELUS's last funding round was on Nov 2020 for a total of $100.0M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Investment Fund
Nov 2020
$100M
-
Debt
Sep 2020
$374.1M
-
Equity
Jun 2016
--

Since TELUS was founded in 1993, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total TELUS has raised $474.1M. TELUS's last funding round was on Nov 2020 for a total of $100.0M

TELUS Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Eseye develops an IoT platform that provides device optimization, connectivity and cloud integration solutions for medical and energy applications.
$20.9M
Feb 23, 2021
Corporate Round
-
Panache Ventures is a venture capital firm that focuses on investments in start-up companies.
$58M
Sep 22, 2019
Investment Fund
-
IOTAS is a cloud-based platform that enables property owners to access and control smart home devices such as lights, locks and thermostats.
$8.5M
Sep 11, 2019
Series A
-
MedStack provides HIPAA compliance and EHR interoperability solutions for the healthcare industry.
$2.4M
Feb 25, 2019
Seed
-
Zenedge provides cloud-based DDoS protection and web application firewall solutions for eCommerce, finance, gaming and healthcare industries.
$4M
Oct 21, 2015
Series B
Feb 01, 2018

These are all the companies that TELUS has invested in. TELUS has invested 21 companies and its latest investment was Equinoxe Virtual Clinic Corporation in Dec 2020. EQ Care is a telehealth platform that connects patients with healthcare providers via video, phone and email.

TELUS News

April 26, 2021MobileSyrup

report

Bell and Telus have tied for first place in terms of 5G download speeds in Canada, according to Opens... See more »
April 21, 2021Markets Insider

TELUS recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Greenest Employers

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, TELUS proudly announced that i... See more »
April 18, 2021MobileSyrup

Telus reportedly offering $45/25GB 'win-back' offer to some former customers

Vancouver-based national carrier Telus is offering a $45/25GB 'win-back' offer to some former custome... See more »
April 16, 2021Telecompaper

Thales supplies IoT SAFE for project by Telus and CIRA

(Telecompaper) Thales said that Canadian mobile network operator Telus and the Canadian Internet Regi... See more »
April 16, 2021Telecompaper

Sogetel, Telus to bring internet services to Chaudiere-Appalaches region

(Telecompaper) Sogetel and Telus are bringing internet services to over 8,000 households in the Chaud... See more »
April 15, 2021IT Business Canada

Telus and Quebec government announce $30 million internet expansion project

Telus and the Quebec government announced a joint $30 million investment to expand high-speed interne... See more »
April 15, 2021Telecompaper

Telus picks Atoll system for radio network planning

(Telecompaper) Forsk announced it has completed a new Atoll deployment project for Canadian mobile op... See more »

TELUS Blogs

September 18, 2017TELUS Blog

TELUS honoured to once again be named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

At TELUS, we believe in the harmonious relationship between our company, our team and the health and ... See more »
July 24, 2017TELUS Blog

3 Ways Technology Is Helping Us Manage Our Prescriptions

Technology is everywhere and has changed how we communicate, work, learn and relax. It is also changi... See more »
June 9, 2017TELUS Blog

Working with intention - creating a better future for the next generations

Today, more than ever, our planet needs our attention. It is our collective responsibility to ensure ... See more »
May 3, 2017TELUS Blog

A not-so-average day with the LG G6 #ExploreG6

Canada's landscapes are just as diverse as the people that occupy them, which makes it an epic place ... See more »
May 2, 2017TELUS Blog

Creating a friendly future

Spring is one of my favourite times of year, it's when people are motivated to do their small part to... See more »
April 24, 2017TELUS Blog

Technology Matters: A Brighter Tomorrow For Youth In Governement Care

I got my first cellphone when I was nineteen years old thanks to a steady babysitting gig. This shock... See more »
March 31, 2017TELUS Blog

Connecting young people transitioning from foster care to our digital economy and society

As a father of two teenagers, it is troubling to know that there are young Canadians leaving foster c... See more »

TELUS Press Releases

March 23, 2021GlobalNewswire

TELUS is helping to bridge digital and health divides for 3 million Canadians in need during the pandemic

TELUS expanded its suite of Connecting for Good programs this past year to reach even more Canadians ... See more »
March 2, 2021GlobeNewswire

TELUS celebrates International Women's Day by donating movie rental costs to Dress for Success Canada

The curated collection Breaking the Glass Ceiling offers Optik and Pik TV customers 73 exceptional fi... See more »
February 23, 2021StreetInsider

TELUS contributes $85 million, representing 5% of profits, to charities in Canada

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As part of TELUS passion to make the f... See more »
February 11, 2021StreetInsider

TELUS Corporation Avis De Dividende en Espces

VANCOUVER, Colombie-Britannique, 11 févr. 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AVIS EST PAR LES PRÃ%SENTES DONNÃ... See more »
February 8, 2021GlobeNewswire

TELUS is Canada's Most Respected Mobile Service Provider

TELUS ranks #1 for leadership in customer service and community giving in the inaugural Canada's Most... See more »
December 18, 2020MarketersMedia

Conglomerate TELUS Proudly Highlights Partnership with Ultrack systems Inc

Ultrack Systems Inc. a total fleet-management GPS tracking and monitoring solution provider, is pleas... See more »
December 1, 2020GlobalNewswire

TELUS helps millions of Canadians during the global pandemic

TELUS recognized as only telco in the world in Wall Street Journal's latest ranking for its leadershi... See more »

TELUS Videos

Social Media

TELUS Headquarters

PO Box 7575

Vancouver, British ColumbiaV6B 8N9

866-558-2273

Driving Directions »

Trending Companies

TELUS Summary

ABOUT

Overview

TELUS (NYSE, TU) is a telecommunications firm that provides internet access, entertainment, healthcare, video, and satellite television products and services. The company was established in 1990 by the government of Alberta as TELUS Communications, a ...

CEO

TELUS's President & CEO, Darren Entwistle, currently has an approval rating of 94%. TELUS's primary competitors are Rogers, Bell & Shaw.

Website

telus.com

Frequently Asked Questions about TELUS

  1. When was TELUS founded?

    TELUS was founded in 1993
  2. Who is TELUS's CEO?

    TELUS's CEO is Darren Entwistle
  3. How much revenue does TELUS generate?

    TELUS generates $12.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does TELUS have?

    TELUS has historically raised $474.1M in funding
  5. Where is TELUS's headquarters?

    TELUS's headquarters is in Vancouver British Columbia, CA
  1. How many employees does TELUS have?

    TELUS has 78,100 employees
  2. What sector does TELUS operate in?

    TELUS is in Telecommunications Equipment
  3. Who are TELUS's competitors?

    TELUS's top competitors are Rogers, Bell, Shaw
  4. Who has TELUS invested in?

    TELUS's has invested in companies such as Eseye, Panache Ventures, IOTAS