ROME – May 4, 2022 – Amdocs, a leading global provider of software and services to communications and media companies, today announced that it has joined telecoms industry association Asstel (Assotelecomunicazioni) as part of Amdocs’ efforts to create long-term economic and social value in Italy.
Founded in 2002, Asstel – a member of Confindustria network– is a not-for-profit membership body of telecoms operators and their partners and suppliers, spanning fixed line, mobile and internet services. It is the main telecoms industry association in Italy. The association’s activities are aimed at guaranteeing the central importance of associated companies, the drivers of Italy’s economic, social and civil development.
Amdocs, which employs 29,000 people globally, works with some of the largest telecoms operators in Italy alongside leading service providers around the world to accelerate their migration to the cloud, enable them to differentiate in the 5G era, and digitalize and automate their operations. Listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market, Amdocs had revenue of $4.3 billion in fiscal 2021.
Amdocs recently announced the launch of Donne in Tech, a new forum designed to empower more Italian women to consider a career in tech and give a greater voice to women already working in the sector.
“Italy is an important market for us and joining Asstel is an exciting opportunity to build relationships and drive future innovation in the country,” said Roberto Bussolotti, regional vice president at Amdocs. “We are pleased and honored to be a member of an influential organization that is at the heart of the technology and innovation landscape in Italy.”
“We are really proud that Amdocs is joining the Asstel family. The future of the market in our country sees us engaged on several fronts, in particular innovation and STEM,” said Laura Di Raimondo, General Manager at Asstel. “The entrance of a company like Amdocs, which puts gender diversity and female representation at the first place as values, enriches our association.”