Deutsche Telekom Strategic Investments
Deutsche Telekom Strategic Investments (DTSI) is Deutsche Telekom’s strategic investment group. Founded in 1997, with a cumulative budget volume of over 800 million dollars, Deutsche Telekom Strategic Investments is one of the largest corporate venture funds in the technology industry. The group has made over 200 investments and manages a current portfolio of around 70 companies, including several "unicorns". Deutsche Telekom Strategic Investments supports and encourages breakthrough innovation that produces new and exciting services and solutions for Deutsche Telekom’s 200 million mobile, fixed-network, and broadband customers.
Deutsche Telekom is one of the world’s leading integrated telecommunications companies with more than 156 million mobile customers, 29 million fixed-network lines and around 18 million broadband lines (as of December 31, 2015). The Group provides fixed-network/broadband, mobile communications, Internet, and Internet-based TV products and services for consumers, and ICT solutions for business customers and corporate customers. Deutsche Telekom is present in more than 50 countries and has around 225,200 employees worldwide. The Group generated revenues of EUR 69.2 billion in the 2015 financial year – around 64 percent of it outside Germany.