Gars Telecom group of companies earned 1 014,8 mln. rub. in 2012. Voice services (fixed and mobile telephony, smart platform-based solutions) brought 38,1% of total revenue. Voice traffic rose by one third and amounted 161 680 thousand minutes. Internet access brought 40,9% of total revenue. 5 586 342 GB of data passed through the company’s network in 2012, that is by 43% more than a year before. 21% was brought by intelligent services: telecom-consulting, outsourcing and IT-budget management.
Office premises where Gars Telecom’s services are provided grew by 26,5% that equals 1,53+ mln m2 in absolute terms. They include 525,2 thousand m2 of “A”-class offices, 822,5 thousand m2 of “B”-class offices and 246,3 thousand m2 of “C”-class offices. Thus, the total area where services are provided is 7’617’600 m2 or 372 real estate units (against 6,5 mln m2 or 303 units the year before).
Evgeniy Oleynik, Director for Development at Gars Telecom, comments: “For the whole 2012 year Gars Telecom was reaping the fruits, seeded three years ago. The real estate items, which couldn’t have been put into operation during crisis, are unfreezed now. After all, the rate of growth of the business centers amount in the company’s portfolio is half as much as the year before. On the other hand, we achieved our goal regarding the amount of new real estate items only by halves. Thus we have good opportunities for 2013”.
Gars Telecom’s pool of Clients has shown the 30% growth due to such companies as Danieli, L’Occitane, Daiwa Capital Markets, Bang &Bonsomer, Software AG, Bashneft, Alpine, and others.
According to Cnews Gars Telecom remains one of the most fast-growing Russian telecommunication carriers taking the 6th place of “Cnews Telecom Fast 2012” rating (plus two points to the previous year result). The company is also awarded the highest ranking status “AAA” and takes the 5th position among the most strategic Russian telecommunications companies (up to Institute of Economic Strategies at Russian Academy of Sciences). In 2012 Gars Telecom took the 10th place among national carriers regarding the annual output per employee (Telecommunication and Broadcasting Encyclopedia, ComNews, 2012)
Gars Telecom profile: telecommunication management, integration projects realization and telecommunication services rendering. Company is oriented to cooperate with big-sized corporate clients and telecom-carriers. Along with tradition telecom-services company renders services in telecom-consulting, outsourcing of the communication services and telecom-infrastructure, and also telecom-budget management.
Since 2003 Gars Telecom has become the only Russian Virtual Mobile Network Operator for corporate sector. Host providers are Megafon and Skylink.
Company exclusively realizes in Russia specialized telecom-solutions for commercial real estate market that fit international BLEC standard (Building Local Exchange Carrier), and develop telecom-consulting practice in Russian development market.
Total amount of the serviced area overpassed 7,6 M square meters.
Group of companies Gars Telecom (founded in 1999; http://www.garstelecom.ru/) — federal operator of fixed-line services with a complete set of licenses and its own resources. The portfolio of operator’s products provides a full range of traditional communications services, as well as a pool of additional services — FMC, cloud services, support for corporate networks, outsourcing. The numbering capacity exceeds 25,000 numbers.
Since 2003 Gars Telecom has worked on the model of the virtual mobile operator for the corporate sector (MVNO, Mobile Virtual Network Operator). Host operators — Beeline, MegaFon.
The company exclusively sells in Russia specialized telecom solutions for the commercial real estate market and is the author of a unique business model of international form BLEC (Building Local Exchange Carrier). In addition, it develops telecom-consulting practice in Russian development market.
The bank of Gars Telecom projects in commercial real estate exceeds 8.5 million square meters and includes more than 500 objects.