Group Holdings is a unit where adjacent and non-telecommunications assets in Telenor have been gathered under a professional ownership team. The key objective of the unit is to strengthen the value creation potential and long-term development of the companies in the portfolio. The unit is responsible for assessing multiple strategies for value creation through operational improvement, synergies with Telenor’s core business, platform for future growth, partnering and potential restructuring.

Telenor Eiendom Holding AS

Telenor Eiendom Holding AS (Telenor Real Estate) is a property management company, managing around 750,000 m2 of premises in Norway, Sweden and Denmark. The company provides property consultancy services to the Telenor Group companies internationally. The company is also a major player on the wider rental market in Norway. Telenor Real Estate is wholly owned by Telenor and employs around 40 employees. Its head office is located in the Telenor Centre at Fornebu.

The Telenor Eiendom Holding AS website

Telenor Maritime

Telenor Maritime is the mobile operator at sea. They are the marine communication specialist that provides global mobile coverage, internet, and backhaul for the offshore and fishing industry, cruise ships, and ferries. Telenor Maritime has a solid customer base, comprised of 120+ large blue chip customers across all segments.

Telenor Maritime has offices in Norway, Sweden, US and Singapore. Through Telenor Group, the company has access to a broad range of competence and resources within markets, product, innovation and content development. It’s the company’s mission to enable the best mobile experience at sea.

The Telenor Maritime website

Telenor Satellite

Telenor Satellite is a premium wholesaler across three divisions (Broadcast, Occasional Use Broadcast and Data Services), is Europe’s most versatile satellite operator, serving customers with premium, high-quality Broadcast and Data Services from 1° West. Telenor Satellite works with the industry’s leading antenna suppliers for land and sea services, the biggest direct-to-home (DTH) providers across the Nordics and Central Eastern Europe for broadcast TV and all of the world’s largest broadcasters for video services. In doing this, Telenor Satellite serves over 18 million homes, nearly 1,600 vessels, 600 land terminals and deliver services to more than 400 broadcasters.

Visit Telenor Satellite website

Canal Digital

Canal Digital is the leading provider of television and broadcasting services to households and enterprises in the Nordic region, as measured by subscribers and revenues.

Close to 736,000 DTH households across the Nordics choose Canal Digital as their entertainment platform, whereby over 140 TV channels are offered to end customers.

Canal Digital AS is led by CEO Bjørn Ivar Moen. It is a Nordic company with locations in Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark and approximately 242 employees.

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Telenor Global Wholesale

The Global Wholesale business unit is Telenor Group’s international communication provider, connecting external customers and all Telenor Mobile Network Operators to the world. The international traffic volumes generated to and from the Telenor footprint are offered to around 800 global external customers and partners worldwide, to secure global reach with managed quality. High quality interconnect services are offered within the main solution areas of voice, roaming, messaging and internet access connectivity services. The head office of Global Wholesale is located at Fornebu, Norway, and the regional sales offices are located in Miami, Dubai and Singapore.

The Telenor Global Wholesale website


Tapad, Inc. is the marketing technology company reinventing personalization for the modern marketer through its identity-driven solutions. The company’s signature Tapad Graph connects millions of consumers across billions of devices. The world’s largest brands and most effective marketers entrust Tapad to provide an accurate, privacy-conscious and unified approach to connecting with consumers across screens. In 2018, Tapad introduced its Tapad Customer Data Platform (CDP), purpose-built to offer marketers a highly personalized and privacy-safe platform to convert first and third-party data into actionable, results-driven campaigns.

Tapad is based in New York and has offices in Chicago, London, Oslo, Singapore and Tokyo. Tapad’s numerous awards include: Forbes’ Most Promising Companies, Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, Crain’s Fast 50, TMCnet Tech Culture Award and Global Startup Award’s “Startup Founder of the Year.” Tapad was acquired by the Telenor Group in 2016.


Telenor has partnered with FJLabs in New York to invest in and incubate new and disruptive marketplace concepts. The investments are mainly early-stage. Two of the latest incubations have been used cars marketplace Instacarro in Brazil and blue-collar jobs marketplace Merlin in the US.