Caterham F1 logoThe pioneering international mobile communications company becomes Official Mobile Telecommunications Provider

Leafield Technology Centre, UK – 8th May 2013

Truphone, the pioneering international mobile communications company, today announces it has become Official Mobile Telecommunication Provider to Caterham F1 Team.

Truphone will provide all of Caterham F1 Team’s mobile telecommunications through a range of services and handsets, giving the team a competitive advantage with patented technology that improves the quality and speed of their international communications.

With Caterham F1 Team regularly preparing and travelling around the globe to races, Truphone will use its purpose built international mobile network to seamlessly connect the whole team to each other and its HQ at the Leafield Technical Centre in Oxfordshire with a far higher quality voice and a much better mobile data experience.

Sharing Caterham F1 Team’s passion and focus on innovation, Truphone will also work closely with the team’s IT staff to develop new mobile telecommunication solutions that will support Caterham F1 Team’s focus on high performance and gaining a competitive edge.

Rob Jones, UK MD, Truphone, said: “We’re excited to announce that Truphone has become Official Mobile Telecommunications Provider to Caterham F1 Team. We see close similarities between our businesses in that we are both UK based and operating on the international stage, and see the real business need to stay connected with all parts of our organisation.

“Truphone has a history of launching ground-breaking patented technology and we share the same values with Caterham F1 Team, with innovation and agility underpinning everything we do as a business.

“We understand the importance to an organisation of communicating without barriers and are really excited to work with the team over the coming years.”

Bill Peters, Head of Group IT, Caterham F1 Team, said: “We have long held the ambition to drive innovation in F1 and bringing Truphone into our team as Official Mobile Telecommunications Provider forms a key pillar of this strategy. We’re looking forward to working closely with Truphone to improve the effectiveness of our mobile communications and improving the efficiency of the team.

“Truphone provides a seamless solution and connects our team so they can focus on driving performance. Because of its international structure, Truphone has a dedicated help team which is available 24/7, meaning our team can always communicate and stay in touch, wherever we are in the world. We live and breathe innovation by making sure that all parts of our team are constantly connected and communicating at all times.”

Truphone’s global network has been well received by enterprise customers around the globe. Its current customers include FTSE 100 and Fortune 1000 companies, including Tier 1 financial institutions, energy, mining corporations, and a wide array of small and medium sized businesses.

For more information on Truphone and how it can benefit your business, visit www.truphone.com

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ABOUT TRUPHONE
Truphone, the pioneering international mobile communications company, helps people and businesses around the world stay connected. Truphone is the only company in the world with a global infrastructure that operates without local limitations.  So whether calling from home or abroad people can enjoy a globally consistent and seamless experience with far higher call quality and a much better mobile data experience.

This global infrastructure allows Truphone to be the only mobile operator in the world that eliminates the borders of a home country. Truphone customers behave the same way, regardless of which Truphone country they are based in, call or visit.  Truphone Countries currently include the UK Australia, Hong Kong, The Netherlands and the United States – Germany, Poland and Spain will be included by late 2013.

In addition to its unique global infrastructure, Truphone also provides customers with a leading calling application for smartphones and tablets – the Truphone App – which enables people to make calls more easily, in higher quality and at a lower cost – using a Wi-Fi connection.