Ufone is a subsidiary of Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL). After the privatization of PTCL in 2006, Ufone became a part of Etisalat. It entered the Pakistani market on 29th January 2001. Ufone was the 3rd mobile operator to have entered the Pakistani market. The head office is in Islamabad.
Awards and achievements
Ufone received the award for the Best Telecommunication service provider in 2012 at PAS awards. Getting this award within just a decade of providing services proves the commitment and the quality of service provided by Ufone. The company not only focuses on providing telecommunication, but it has proved to be a lot more than that. The main objective is to provide the services at the most affordable rates, which are not only limited to telecommunication. For this reason, Ufone was the pioneer of the idea of SuperCard. For the ease of the customers, Ufone provides pre activated international roaming to all the users. The international roaming is offered in more than 160 countries all over the world.
Rashid Khan is the CEO of Ufone right now. He also served as the CEO of jazz from 2008 to 2014.
The company, in terms of the users is yet the smallest as it serves 23 million customers till date. But the number of users is growing every day. Ufone started providing the LTE services from 9th February 2019. It provides large coverage of more than 9000 location all over the major highways and motorways of Pakistan.