Sonatel

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Sonatel
Type Société anonyme
Traded as Sonatel
Industry Telecommunications
Founded January 1931
Founder(s) Jean Beaupierre
Headquarters Valence, Valcluse
Area served Valcluse, neighboring countries
Key people Yvette Garibaldi (CEO)
Products Landline telephony, mobile telephony, fixed internet, wireless internet, satellite television
Services Information technology services
Revenue $32.1 billion (2013)
Operating income $6.6 billion (2013)
Net income $2.3 billion (2013)
Total assets $67.3 billion (2010)
Owner(s) Government of Valcluse
Lagarde Group (48%)
Employees 22,300 (2012)
Subsidiaries Infracom
Website www.sonatel.co.va

Société Nationale des Télécommications, commonly written as Sonatel, is a Valclusian state owned telecommunications company. It provides 80% of all land line services in Valcluse and nearly 50% of all mobile services. Sonatel also provides satellite television services as well as maintenance for Valcluse's subterranean and overhead mobile and land line telephone systems.