Entrepreneur Oleg Tinkov announced the launch of a new virtual operator of cellular communication — “Tinkoff mobile” — based on the operator Tele2. About this he wrote on his page in Facebook.
The head of Tele2 Sergey Emdin (left) and Oleg Tinkov
“I understand how you got the monopoly “of the three operators,” their terrible service, horse fares and deceptions. Tele2 Russia is trying to change the situat ion, and here we come to their aid, and on the basis of Tele2 Russia at the end of the year, we launched the mobile operator “Tinkoff mobile,” wrote Oleg Tinkov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of “Tinkoff Bank”.
Tinkov added that the new operator “Tinkoff Bank” will be convenient rates and “free lot”. “The cool tiles and of course a super-suggestions for DATA, including international roaming charges. And of course the famous friendly and humane service #Tinkoff”, — said the businessman.
The report States that the company will build a virtual mobile operator on the basis of the radio access network and infrastructure Tele2. The Bank will get its own network code, the allocated range of numbers and SIM cards to be delivered to customers through own network of representatives. Subscribe to the new network will be able to become anyone.
In Tinkoff Bank expressed confidence that the establishment of a virtual operator allows expanding the range of services that will be able to increase the loyalty of existing customers and attract new ones.
Now in Russia there are four Federal mobile operator MTS, MegaFon, Beeline and Tele2, which provide mobile services in most regions.
Partnership with “Tinkoff Bank” will be the second project of Tele2 in the field of mobile operators with Russian banks. Infrastructure the company will use the “savings Bank” for its virtual operator “Sberbank Online”. Testing will begin in the summer of 2017.