Defne Joins GSMA as Associate Member
Membership Will Allow Defne to Interact with more than 800 Telecom Operators Worldwide, as It Continues to Develop Innovative VAS and Mobile Marketing Solutions
Istanbul, Turkey – May 4, 2017 – Defne (www.defne.com.tr), a leading provider of telecom solutions, today announced that it has joined the GSMA, an association that represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, uniting nearly 800 operators with almost 300 companies, as an Associate Member.
"We are proud to be associated with such an esteemed organization as the GSMA. Mobile has transformed the way in which we communicate, work and live,” said Oguz Haliloglu, CEO at Defne. “With the increasing use of mobile and growth in connectivity, user-friendly value added services (VAS) and applications that offer personalized communications experience are key for operator success. We are dedicated to provide mobile operators with innovative VAS and mobile marketing solutions that increase operator revenues and subscriber loyalty.”
Haliloglu continued to add, "Joining GSMA reflects our global focus on the mobile industry as well as our continued desire to work closely and collaboratively with operator and technology partners in the industry. We look forward to playing an active role as a GSMA associate member both in working groups and in GSMA events including Mobile World Congress which has been an important show where we've continued to increase our presence over the last 11 years."
Joining GSMA will ensure Defne’s alignment with the issues operators face worldwide and their strategies for technology advancement and growth. The broad reach and wide organizational footprint of GSMA and its members will also be a great benefit to Defne allowing access to GSMA networking opportunities, knowledge databases, best-practice guidelines, industry intelligence and insight.