Company Profile

Company Profile
The SingTel Group is Asia's leading communications group.
We provide a wide spectrum of multimedia and infocomms technology (ICT) solutions, including voice, data and video services over fixed and wireless platforms.

Our main operations are in Singapore and Australia. Headquartered in Singapore, SingTel has more than 130 years of operating experience and has played a pivotal role in the country's development as a major communications hub. Today, we continue to lead and shape the local digital consumer market and the enterprise market. Our Australian arm, Optus is a leader in integrated telecommunications, constantly raising the bar in innovative products and services.

We are a major communications player in Asia and Africa through our strategic investments in five regional mobile operators, namely Telkomsel (Indonesia), Globe Telecom (the Philippines), Advanced Info Service (Thailand) and PBTL (Bangladesh). The Group also has investments in Bharti Airtel (India), which has significant presence in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Africa.


We are a long term strategic investor and work closely with our associates to grow the business by leveraging our scale in networks, customer reach and extensive operational experience. As at 31 March 2013, the Group served 468 million mobile customers around the world.

SingTel is the largest listed company on the Singapore Exchange by market capitalisation. We are also listed on the Australian Securities Exchange following our acquisition of Optus in August 2001. To serve the needs of multinational corporations, SingTel has a vast network of offices in countries and territories throughout Asia Pacific, in Europe and the USA, while Optus has a network of offices around Australia.  The Group employs more than 21,000 staff worldwide.

The Group Structure

The Group is structured along three key businesses:

Consolidates the Group's consumer-related functions, including our international business in the emerging markets which leverages our mobile customer base of more than 400 million for optimised outcomes.

It focuses on setting new benchmarks in customer experience to cement the Group's position as the leading provider of next-generation communication, infotainment and technology services to consumers and small businesses across Asia Pacific.


Drives the Group's efforts to be at the forefront of the digital arena. It strives to bring people together with an innovative and cutting edge mix of digital services such as NextGen TV, e-books, e-magazines, music, digital concierge, cloud-based gaming and hyperlocal content. It complements the offerings of the Group Consumer business with bundles and add-ons of state-of-the-art digital services.

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Provides innovative and comprehensive ICT solutions to the Group's enterprise customers across geographical boundaries.

Both SingTel and Optus deliver satellite services, international data and managed services, cloud computing and enterprise mobility services. It also combines the capabilities of NCS in Singapore with Alphawest in Australia to provide customers with end-to-end solutions.