Singapore Telecommunications Limitel operates with the name Singtel Optus Pty Limited in Australia.
The company Optus is a fully owned subsidiary of Singtel since 2001. Prior to privatization Optus was originally known as Aussat Pty Limited then changed to Optus Communications Pty Limited. Optus services over ten million consumers every day. It provides services both as a wholesaler to other service providers and as a direct service provider to end users. Optus products and services include- Fixed Telephony, Mobile Telephony, Internet Access, Cable Television, Leased Lines and Data Transmission. Retail services are sold to customers via internet, phone or through retail outlets. Headquartered in Sydney, Australia the company operates its own network infrastructure and also uses services of other network service providers like Telstra.
Headed by Paul O’Sullivan, the company had 8700 employees as of March 2013. With the tagline “Say yes to Optus”, the company shares vision of SingTel Group- to be the best multimedia solutions group in Asia-Pacific. Company has a mission of building bonds by breaking barriers. Optus aims to make communications easier, reliable, and faster by helping people and businesses communicate anytime in many ways and believe in creating and delivering value to our employees, shareholders and customers.
Net Income for Q3 FY15 as on 31 December 2014: AUD 970 million