Vodafone Airtouch is one of the
largest mobile operators in the world. They have recently succeeded
in acquiring the German telco Mannesman and sold off Orange to France
Vodafone has 8.79 million customers in the UK. It's world-wide
customer base has reached 59 million in the 25 countries, on five
In Europe Vodafone has a customer base of 32 million in 14 countries
(this represents 54% of the Groups' world-wide customer base).
In the Americas and Asia Pacific Region Vodafone has 16.25 million
customers in 7 countries.
UK, Middle East and Africa Region has 10.77 million in 4 countries.
Summary of financial results
Vodafone are ranked number one in FTSE (Financial Times Stock Exchange)
100, with a market capitalisation of £170Billion.