Who We Are
Telefônica Vivo is the largest telecommunications company in the country, with more than 91.1 million accesses, 76.2 million only in mobile operation, which holds the largest market share in the segment (28.7%) in national context, according to results of the quarterly earnings (2Q13). Telefônica Vivo operates in the provision of fixed telephony services in São Paulo state and mobile telephony throughout the national territory and has a complete and convergent portfolio of products (fixed and mobile voice, fixed and mobile broadband, ultra broadband (over fiber), TV, data and IT).
The company is present in more than 3.7 thousand cities, more than 3.1 thousand with access to 3G network – more than the total number of the cities served by other operators. Brazil, where acts since 1998, is the largest world operation of Telefonica in numbers of clients.
Telefonica Group is one of the largest telecommunication conglomerates in the world, with presence in 24 countries, 317.3 millions of accesses, 131.9 thousand employees and revenues of 62.3 billion euros (2012). The investments planned for Brazil in the 2011-2014 period amounted to R$ 24.3 billion. The main companies are Telefônica Brasil (Telefônica Vivo) and Terra (provider and internet portal).
Telefônica and Vivo Integration
In 2011, with the acquisition of Vivo, Telefonica has established itself as the largest integrated operator in Brazil, both by numbers of clients, as by revenue, in addition to offer new opportunities to the professionals.
Given the strong presence of Vivo in all Brazilian states, Telefônica´s services now are called Vivo. Telefônica brand will continue with its institutional presence.
For some specific audiences, in order to generate a greater rapprochement between the brands, Telefônica has adopted the transitional brand Telefônica Vivo.
Telefonica Group companies in Brazil