Market Summary - Peru
Nextel del Peru S.A.
República de Colombia 791 Piso 17
San Isidro, Lima
tel 51 1 611 1111
fax 51 1 611 1117
President: Miguel Rivera
Number Of Employees: 1,478 Reflective as of Q3, 2012
Primary Cities of Operation: Arequipa, Barranca, Bayovar, Calca, Callao, Cañete, Casma, Catacaos, Chancay, Chepen, Chicama, Chiclayo, Chimbote, Chincha, Cusco, Desaguadero, Gran Lima, Huacho, Huanchaco, Huaral, Huarmey, Ica, Juli, Juliaca, La Union, Lambayeque, Los Palos, Máncora, Matarani, Mejía, Moche, Mocupe, Mollendo, Moquegua, Ollantaytambo, Pacasmayo, Paita, Paracas, Paramonga, Pisac, Pisco, Piura, Puerto Ilave, Puno, Punta de Bombón, Punta Sal, Salaverry, Sechura, Sullana, Supe, Tacna, Talara, Trujillo, Tumbes, and Urubamba.
Population in licensed areas: 20 million
Covered population: 17 million
% GDP covered: 82%
In 2011, Nextel Peru was recognized by the Great Place to Work Institute's® "Best Company to Work for that Employ Over 1,000 Workers" and also ranked first among operators with the greatest approach in the small, medium and large enterprise sectors in Peru by INMARK.
In 2009, NII and Nextel Peru deployed their 3G network and launched their first 3G service -- Internet Nextel. The 3G network overlay was deployed in partnership with Huawei. Nextel Peru launched Push-to-Talk service on its 3G network end of last year.
In October 2010, Nextel Peru ranked first in "Reputation Pulse 2010 - Peru," a ranking of top Peruvian telecom companies’ corporate reputation.