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Who are the promoters of GTL Limited?
The Founder and Promoter of GTL Limited is Mr. Manoj Tirodkar
Global Holding Corporation Pvt. Ltd. (GHC) is the holding company of Global Group. Mr. Manoj Tirodkar is the majority stakeholder and is the founder and promoter of Global Group.
What are the milestones of the company?
24 years of excellence in service
9 countries around the globe
4898 employees and associates as on 31st March 2016
2009   GTL features amongst top 10 companies in the S&P ESG Index 2009.
    GTL wins the "Performance Excellence" Trophy from IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Award.
    GTL entered into a "Global Supplier Co-operation Agreement" with Huawei for worldwide co-operation in Network Services.
    GTL extends its capabilities to serve power utilities, bags ` 324 Cr. order from Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co Ltd (MSEDCL).
2008   GTL features amongst the Top 10 in Standard & Poor’s ESG India Index
    GTL receives “The Amity Corporate Excellence Award” from Amity Business School
2007   Acquisition of ADA Cellworks, a Network planning and design major in APAC and SCS, a Network deployment company in USA
    GTL hives off Enterprise Networks and Managed Services business to Orange Business Services, an arm of France Telecom.
    GTL wins the prestigious Golden Peacock Global Award for Corporate Governance
    GTL enters into a strategic alliance with Ericsson UK, to offer Managed Network Infrastrucutre Services to customers in UK and Ireland
    GTL International, a 100% international subsidiary of GTL, acquires SCS, a Network Deployment Company in USA
    GTL successfully completes the buy back of shares
    GTL International, a 100% international subsidiary of GTL, acquires ADA Cellworks, the leading Network Planning and Optimization player in Asia Pac
2006   Acquisition of UK Based Genesis Consultancy
    Listing of GTL Infrastructure Limited, a spin off from GTL as part of the restructuring process
    Opens office in Thailand
    Bags first project in Africa
    Bags BSR Award for Corporate Governance - Business for Social Responsibility
    President’s award to Mr. Charudutta Jadhav, a visually impaired GTL employee
    "APAC Partner of the Year 2006” Award for Oracle E-Business Suite Special Edition
    “The Best On time Renewal Partner in the Year 2006” Award from Oracle Support Services
2005   “Nortel N power Partner of the Year 2005” Award from Nortel Networks
    “Most Significant Competition Breakthrough 2005” Award from Nortel Networks
    "Best Process Compliance Year 2005" Award from Nortel Networks
2003   GTL wins Golden Peacock National Quality
    IGTL's subsidiary, IGTL Saudi Arabia Limited, to execute the Saudi Telecom Project
    16 critical processes of the company have been undertaken as projects under Six Sigma Initiatives
2002   GTL enhances international presence with over 100 employees and 11 offices
    Assessed at SEI-CMM Level 4 for Enterprise Solutions – Software Development
    GTL’s Call Centre division ranked third in the ITES sector by NASSCOM
2001   GTL merges group company - GECS and acquires two software Companies, Fine Infotech Limited (FIL) and Thermax Systems & Software Limited (TSSL)
    Fully commissions 1,000 seat Call centre spread over 1,20,000 sq. ft. area in Navi Mumbai
    Sets up 51% subsidiary, GTL E-Secure Ltd., focused on Security Solutions for enterprises
    Company name changed to "GTL Limited". GTL ranked amongst ‘Best 200 Small firms’ by Forbes Magazine
2000   New B2B service applications developed - GTL E-enterprise – an Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) package for small and medium enterprises
    GTL moves out of its Subscriber End Terminal Division
1999   Company Secretariat & Investor Service Centre Human Resource Management and GTL Care Division-obtain ISO 9002 certification
    Company sets up an Oracle Competence centre
    Sets up Nortel CISCO Labs
1998   Corporate Governance initiatives begin. A separate Corporate Governance Task Force formed
    GTL revamps its corporate strategy, migrating to largely services oriented businesses
    Starts planned exit of select product businesses
1997   GTL enters into a JV with Broadsystem Multimedia, Australia, to start a Call Management Company in India
1996   First Indian Telecom / Software Company to successfully issue Foreign Currency Convertible Bonds aggregating to SFr 60 million (approx. US $ 50 million) in Swiss financial market
    GTL commences Data network services such as Enhanced Fax, Electronic Messaging and E-Commerce through EDI technology (GECS)
1995   GTL completes commissioning of the largest private nationwide data network in India covering nine cities at a cost of over 100 crores
    Turnover crosses the ` 200 crores mark and Services network expands to 26 locations in India
1994   GTL adds to its networking portfolio Fibre Optics and V-SAT networks for transmission of voice, data and multimedia communication
    GTL raises ` 5.97 crores through a Rights issue of secured FCDs & ` 11.58 crores through a Public issue, which was oversubscribed by 42 times. Promoters subscribe to 49.22% of the issue
1993   GTL adds interactive Response system, Instant Voice Access System, Message Switching and starts turnkey execution of projects for Voice and Data Networks and projects on wireless networks
    GTL sets up a group company, GTL Electronic Commerce Services Ltd. (GECS) to provide Value Added Services and obtains Licence from DoT for data related services
1992   GTL goes public with an Initial Public Offer (IPO) issue of ` 1.80 crores which was oversubscribed by 53.17 times
    Makes application to Department of Telecommunications (DoT) for providing data related services
1991   First major international tie-up with Murata, Japan
    GTL commences Networking and Engineering Services division
1990   GTL plans a nationwide distribution network. Sets up 3 offices
1988 - 1989   Introduces products like single line push button phones, servicing of telecom products, distribution of Apple Computers and Desktop Publishing Systems
    Sets up a new customer services division- GTL Care
1985 - 1987   A partnership firm – GTL Telecom established
    A partnership firm – GTL Telecom established
    A Private Limited Company, GTL Tele-Systems Pvt. Ltd. incorporated
Business Performance:-
1987   First Indian Company to enter telecom services market.
1989   Set up Subscriber end Terminal business.
1991   Commenced Network Engineering service.
1993   Pioneer in setting up E-comm. Started turnkey execution of projects for V&D and wireless networks.
1997   Started a state-of-the-art CRM / BPO Company in a JV with Broad Systems.
1999   Divested Consumer Telecom Business. Set up an Oracle Competence Center.
2001   1000 seater call center covering 1,20,000 sq. ft set up in Navi Mumbai. Set up 51% subsidiary Global E-Secure
2002   500 seat call center over 50,000 sq. ft with disaster recovery at Pune.
2005   Set up GTL Infrastructure Limited to provide infrastructure for Telecom Operators and BPO players. Asset base of US$ 300 mn – 500 mn.

Acquisition of Genesis Consultancy, UK specialized in   3G operations.

Financial Performance:-
1987   First Indian Company to enter telecom services market.
1992   First Indian Company in private sector in telecom market to get listed – IPO of approximately ` 18 Cr.
1996   First Indian Company to issue FCCB in Swiss Financial market issue size 60 mn CHF.
2000   Divested stake in group company Global Electronic Commerce Services at an enterprise value of US$ 1 bn.
2005   Started a state-of-the-art CRM / BPO Company in a JV with Broad Systems.
1999   Set up GTL Infrastructure Ltd to provide infrastructure for Telecom operators and BPO players. Asset base of US$ 300 mn – 500 mn.
2001   1000 seater call center covering 1,20,000 sq. ft set up in Navi Mumbai. Set up 51% subsidiary Global E-Secure
  1. Listing of GTL Infra with Market cap of US$ 307 mn
  2. Dividend payout of US$ 48 mn.
  3. Appreciation in GTL Market Cap post restructuring by US$ 127 mn.
What is the core business of the company?
GTL is a diversified technology and infrastructure services company focused on Telecom.

In the telecom segment, the Company provides Network Services and solutions to telecom operators, OEMs and tower companies.

How many countries does GTL operate out of?

GTL operates in more than 9 countries across – Asia, SAARC, Africa, and Europe.. They are:

Asia Pacific
South Asia
Middle East
What are the strengths of the company?
They are the following:-
Network Expertise: GGTL is India’s largest Network Services Provider having extensive deployment experience. GTL’s Services are extensively used by GSM, CDMA carriers, OEMs and leading utilities around the world.
Global Execution Capability: : GTL has delivery and execution capability in over 20 countries and project management experience of managing large geographically spread projects involving multiple OEM technologies.
Human Capital: GTL has about 4898 employees and associates, trained and skilled in all major technologies and project methodologies.
Relationships: : GTL is having strong business relationships with its technology partners such as Alcatel- Lucent, Ericsson, Huawei, Motorola, Nokia-Siemens Network and ZTE among others, to provide the complete bouquet of Network Services.
Multi Partner/Platform Expertise: GTL has extensive experience as a vendor neutral system integrator and is among the few companies that have developed expertise in almost all the major technology platforms and solutions.
Service Excellence: GTL is among the few companies that has achieved prestigious certifications like ISO 9001: 2008, ISO 14000: 2004, OHSAS 18001: 2007, etc. PMI etc.
How many employees does GTL have?
The current employee and associates strength is 4898 as on 31st March 2016
What was GTL’s total income in FY2015-16?
GTL achieved total consolidated Income of Rs. 1826.74 Cr. (US$ 274.87 Mn.) for the FY 2015-16
How can I acquire GTL annual report?
The latest annual report is available on GTL corporate website’s investors section
(You may also directly download it by clicking here
How can I get GTL Logos?
GTL Corporate Logo is available in the Press Kit section.
(Path: > Media > Press Kit > GTL Logo).
The Press Kit section also includes GTL Positioning Statement and Press Contact information.

Where is the GTL corporate office?
GTL corporate office address is provided as below:-
GTL Limited,
412 Janmabhoomi Chambers,
29 W.H. Marg Ballard Estate,

Mumbai 400001

Tel: +91-22-2271 5000

Fax: +91-22-2271 5332

What does Global Group consist of GTL ?
Global Holding Pvt Ltd: Global Group is India's leading Infrastructure services group focused on Telecom, Shared Network Infrastructure and Power. Global Holding Corporation Pvt. Ltd. is the holding company of "Global Group" that has two companies – GTL Limited and GTL Infrastructure limited, listed on Indian Stock Exchanges./td>
GTL Limited*: GTL, a Global Group Enterprise is a diversified technology and Infrastructure services company focused on Telecom and Power.
GTL Infrastructure Limited (GIL) : GTL Infrastructure Limited is one of India's largest independent Shared Passive Telecom Infrastructure provider that, owns, operates and maintains passive network infrastructure on a shared basis for cellular telecom operators.
Chennai Network Infrastructure Limited (CNIL) : , a Global Group enterprise, is in the business of Shared Passive Telecom Infrastructure in India. The company has a portfolio of over 17,000 towers located across India that will help bringing in connectivity at affordable prices to the poorest of poor, creating a positive impact on Indian economy. CNIL is a subsidiary of GTL Infrastructure Limited and was formed to acquire the tower portfolio business of Aircel.
Which are the subsidiaries of GTL?
You may visit the Annual Report section for details.
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