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VEON was founded in 1992 as VimpelCom and rebranded in 2017. While the company is headquartered in the Netherlands, it is one of the largest telecommunications providers in the Russian Federation. VEON provides telecommunications services in nine countries in Europe, Central Asia, South Asia and North Africa. The company’s network served 210 million customers in 2020.

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#60 /150
Total score
38.0 /100
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Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Ownership structure
44% publicly listed; 48% LetterOne; 8% The Stichting
Fiscal year
Ends 31 December
Group revenue
US$7,980 million (FY2020)
Group employees
43,639 (FY2020)

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2,000 most influential companies

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