Lebara has reported an increase of 105% in revenue for the
year ended 30 December 2009, to a total of €371m (£333m),
compared with the same period in 2008.
The company has also announced the creation of over 400 new jobs
throughout the group for 2010. The new roles will range from
positions in the operations teams through to sales and marketing.
Lebara now has 2.5 million active mobile customers and the
results reflect the company's strongest financial results in
Yoganathan Ratheesan, CEO of Lebara Group, said: 'Our strong
revenue growth is driven by the exceptional adoption of our
award-winning offering, which when added to our targeted
distribution strategy and unique customer support, makes us a
formidable and compelling force in the market.
'I am delighted with the team's impressive achievements last year
and we have exciting plans for further significant growth as we
go into 2010. We are also proud to be one of the few companies
hiring in our sector and we very much look forward to welcoming
and working with our latest team members.'