Wind Tre
A Leading Company

We are a key player in the Italian telecommunication market. Our goal is to become the most innovative digital Telco with the largest mobile network in Italy

Overview 2017

Wind Tre: investment in modernizing the network
Main KPI's

  • Immagine decorativa
    6.2
    billion
    Revenues
  • Immagine decorativa
    32
    million
    Mobile&Fixed customers
  • Immagine decorativa
    2.2
    billion
    EBITDA
  • 6 billion
    Investments in infrastructure
  • 1,085 million
    Fixed line service revenue
  • 1 billion
    Operating Cash Flow

Wind Tre, EBITDA* up by 1.2% thanks to synergies
Network consolidation successfully started

Key consolidated results as of December 31, 2017

  • EBITDA* increased by 1.2% YoY to €2,211 million with solid margin increase to 35.8%: +200 bps
  • Sizeable synergies achieved during first year of integration (€167 million OpEx, in line with targets)
  • Mobile network consolidation in Italy’s major cities successfully started 
  • Internet mobile revenue double digit growth: +13.4% 
  • Fixed line service revenue stable at €1,085 million: +0.2% 
  • Market competitive pressure remained high, driving down total revenues by 4.5% to €6,182 million and mobile service revenue down by 4.3% to €4,179 million
  • Strong operating cash flow generation (EBITDA* - CAPEX) at €954 million
  • Successful refinancing of the entire capital structure with 50% reduction in annual interest costs
* EBITDA 2017 excluding integration costs of approximately €266 million

The integration of the new network in Milan has been completed

Quality, value and innovation for consumer and business customers

Wind Tre & Open Fiber
reached Settimo Torinese

First tlc provider to reach Turin’s hinterland district with Open Fiber FTTH services

Wind Tre wins the special CMMC award

for the best ‘App & Chatbot Virtual Assistance’

Wind Tre first Telco offering the Google Home products at their launch in Italy

Wind Tre is the first telco offering to all the people passionate about technology an important novelty, just launched in Italy: Google Home smart speaker, also in the Google Home Mini version. The new “smart home” products by Google will be available from April in Wind and 3 stores, also in combination with the both brands’ offers.

Michiel J. Van Eldik, Chief Digital Officer at Wind Tre, commented: "thanks to our important, long-standing partnership with Google, we are able to offer cutting-edge devices in our stores, in order to improve our customers' daily activities at home. With our two brands, Wind and 3, we guarantee the best technology through very attractive offers."
Video Wind Tre Business

Innovative and reliable solutions

A new and unique brand:
more value to the services and a strong relationship with customers

Wind Tre History

The largest Italian mobile operator is born

On 31 December 2016, VimpelCom (now VEON) and CK Hutchison formally launched the company which will be leader on the Italian telecoms market panorama. In the coming years, Wind Tre will provide huge investments in digital infrastructures for more and more reliable and faster network services, in order to contribute to the Country’s digital transformation.
 
  • 2016
  • 2015

01

September

The EU Commission approved CK Hutchison and VimpelCom (now VEON) joint venture. The joint venture will unlock €7 billion of investment in Italy’s digital infrastructure, supporting growth across the Country.

25

October

CK Hutchison and VimpelCom (now VEON) received final approval from the Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) in Italy for their 50/50 joint venture to merge the mobile businesses of 3 Italia and Wind.

05

November

CK Hutchison and VimpelCom (now VEON) formally completed the transaction to combine their businesses in Italy. Shareholders can now begin finalizing the formal integration of the two companies.

31

December

From January 2017 Wind Tre is operational. The company aims at becoming the key reference player for the fixed-mobile integration and for the development of the new generation fiber networks.

06

August

CK Hutchison and VimpelCom (now VEON) announced an agreement to form a 50/50 joint venture to own and operate their telecommunications businesses in Italy.

Wind Tre
A single large company
looking at the future

Two strong and harmonized brands to be the leader

Wind Tre gets faster with Open Fiber: reached also Opera, Rozzano and Buccinasco

First tlc provider to reach the three Milan hinterland districts with Open Fiber FTTH services

Privacy Europea, Wind Tre applica in anticipo le nuove disposizioni

Wind Tre anticipa i tempi ed è già pronta ad applicare le nuove disposizioni sulla Privacy europea, il cosiddetto GDPR, che saranno obbligatorie dal 25 maggio.

Informativa sulle disposizione introdotte dalla Legge 4 dicembre 2017 n.172

Con riferimento alle disposizioni in materia di periodicità delle offerte e del relativo ciclo di fatturazione introdotte dalla Legge n. 172 del 4 dicembre 2017, Wind Tre informa che si adeguerà come riportato nella presente comunicazione.

Qualcomm, ZTE e Wind Tre annunciano collaborazione su sperimentazione 5G a 3.7 GHz per accelerare la diffusione del 5G in Italia

La sperimentazione sarà conforme alla specifica 3GPP, lo standard globale del 5G, e ha l’obiettivo di guidare l’ecosistema verso una rapida commercializzazione su larga scala

Wind Tre participates in "L'Artigiano in Fiera"

Wind Tre participates in "L'Artigiano in Fiera", one of the best known national trade fairs. The event is a 'global village' with over 100 countries.

Wind Tre, parte da Trieste la nuova rete unica

Trieste è la prima città in Italia ad avere la nuova rete unica di Wind Tre. E’ stata completata con successo, nell’importante capoluogo del Nord Est, infatti, l’integrazione dei due rispettivi network.

Wind Tre and Open Fiber present 5G technology trial project in the city of L’Aquila

Open Fiber and Wind Tre will carry out a project on 5G technology in the city of L'Aquila after winning the September announcement by the Ministry of Economic Development, that also involves the municipality of Prato.

Open Fiber and Wind Tre 5G testing has begun in Prato

Le due aziende si sono aggiudicate il bando del MISE per lo sviluppo della tecnologia e l’abilitazione di nuovi servizi nel comune toscano e a L’Aquila

Wind Tre è presente alla 151esima edizione della Fiera di Scandicci

Wind Tre è presente alla Fiera di Scandicci che si svolgerà, dal 7 al 15 ottobre nel comune toscano. La Fiera, giunta alla sua 151esima edizione, è uno degli appuntamenti espositivi più importanti della Toscana, propone numerosi eventi, coinvolge oltre 400 espositori e ospita circa 300 mila visitatori all’anno.