Virgin Media

Virgin Media provides fixed-line, mobile and broadband internet services to individuals and businesses. Read more

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Virgin Media

Virgin Media provides fixed-line, mobile and broadband internet services to individuals and businesses. Read more

Lutz Schuler's photo - CEO of Virgin Media

CEO

Lutz Schuler

CEO Approval Rating

70/100

Founded:

1993

Status:

PrivateMerger Pending with O2

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Vodafone is Virgin Media's top competitor. Vodafone is headquartered in Berkshire, England, and was founded in 1984. Like Virgin Media, Vodafone also operates in the Telecommunication Services field. Vodafone generates 742% the revenue of Virgin Media.

BT Group is seen as one of Virgin Media's top competitors. BT Group's headquarters is in London, England, and was founded in 1846. Like Virgin Media, BT Group also works within the Telecommunication Services industry. BT Group generates 393% of Virgin Media's revenue.

Telstra has been one of Virgin Media's top competitors. Telstra was founded in 1975, and its headquarters is in Melbourne, Victoria. Like Virgin Media, Telstra also works within the Telecommunication Services field. Telstra has 18,293 more employees than Virgin Media.

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Virgin Media Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION

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Casey Cablevision Limited

May 2018

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undisclosed
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WiFi Network UK, Arqiva

Sep 2016

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undisclosed
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Feb 2014

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Virgin Media has acquired. Virgin Media has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was Casey Cablevision Limited in May 2018.

Virgin Media Funding History

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Virgin Media Investments

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These are all the companies that Virgin Media has invested in. Virgin Media has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was Casey Cablevision Limited in May 2018.

Virgin Media News

May 13, 2021BizPlus

Back To The Future With Virgin Media

Virgin Media is going back to the future with its new ad campaign to promote what it describes as its... See more »
May 10, 2021Silicon UK

Virgin Media Ranked Worst For Broadband, Mobile Wait Times

Virgin Media kept customers waiting longest on customer service calls for both mobile and broadband, ... See more »
May 10, 2021Daily Express

Virgin Media has a frustrating issue but 'improvements' are on their way

VIRGIN Media customers have faced longer call wait times than any other provider over the past year w... See more »
May 7, 2021Telecompaper

Virgin connects 2,500 Shelf homes to ultrafast fibre broadband

(Telecompaper) Virgin Media has rolled out ultrafast FTTP broadband to 2,500 homes in Shelf, West Yor... See more »
May 7, 2021BBC

Virgin Media customers left waiting longest on phone

Virgin Media and Virgin Mobile had the longest average customer call waiting times, Ofcom has found.... See more »
May 7, 2021AdWorld

Virgin Media's 'Backing Business' is Back With 100,000 Programme to Support Munster Businesses

Virgin Media's successful 'Backing Business' initiative has teamed up with Permanent TSB, Digital Bus... See more »
May 6, 2021City A.M.

Virgin Media eyes return to revenue growth ahead of O2 merger

Virgin Media has forecast a return to revenue growth this year as it gears up for a £31bn merger with... See more »

Virgin Media Press Releases

March 19, 2020WebWire

Greater Manchester commits to world class digital infrastructure securing the biggest Government full fibre investment in the UK

- - • Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) appoints Virgin Media Business to deliver up to 2,... See more »
November 11, 2019WebWire

Virgin Media to bring one-day Marvel's Avengers experience to London

For one day only play the Marvel's Avengers game; 6 months ahead of launch� 21st �November, Londo... See more »
October 8, 2019WebWire

Viacom and Virgin Media extend content partnership in multi-year agreement

The renewed partnership ensures Virgin Media customers will continue to enjoy access to some of their... See more »
September 24, 2019WebWire

Virgin Media Business boosts connectivity across Belfast

- - • Virgin Media Business wins local full fibre network contract with Belfast City Council to conne... See more »
September 10, 2019WebWire

Virgin Media staff clean up Musselburgh Beach

A team of 20 people took to Musselburgh beach to collect 10 large bags of litter from the beach. Virg... See more »
August 12, 2019WebWire

Virgin Media Reports Preliminary Q2 2019 Results

Second Quarter Operating Free Cash Flow Up 24% Delivering New Consumer Strategy with Q2 Launch of FMC... See more »
May 2, 2019WebWire

Ultrafast broadband for more than 9,500 homes in Cleckheaton

As part of its 'Project Lightning' network expansion programme, Virgin Media is expanding its ultrafa... See more »

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Virgin Media Headquarters

500 Brook Drive

Reading, EnglandRG2 6UU

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Virgin Media Summary

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Overview

Virgin Media provides fixed-line, mobile and broadband internet services to individuals and businesses. Virgin Media was founded in 1993. Virgin Media's headquarters is located in Reading, England, GB RG2 6UU. Virgin Media's latest acquisitions includ...

CEO

Virgin Media's CEO, Lutz Schuler, currently has an approval rating of 70%. Virgin Media's primary competitors are Vodafone, BT Group & Telstra.

Website

virginmedia.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Virgin Media

  1. When was Virgin Media founded?

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

    Virgin Media's CEO is Lutz Schuler
  3. How much revenue does Virgin Media generate?

    Virgin Media generates $6.8B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Virgin Media have?

    Virgin Media has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Virgin Media's headquarters?

    Virgin Media's headquarters is in Reading England, GB
  2. How many employees does Virgin Media have?

    Virgin Media has 14,000 employees
  3. What sector does Virgin Media operate in?

    Virgin Media is in Telecommunication Services
  4. Who are Virgin Media's competitors?

    Virgin Media's top competitors are Vodafone, BT Group, Telstra