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Vopium provides software-based mobile communications and remittance solutions. Our systems enable low cost or free calls and chat messaging, using VoIP and Wi-Fi technology. Vopium was founded in 2006 and has its main offices in Copenhagen, Denmark, with the development team located in Lahore, Pakistan. The service is delivered through applications that are available for 1,000+ mobile devices covering Android, iPhone and Windows Mobile platforms from among others Apple, HTC, Motorola, Nokia, Blackberry, Samsung and Sony.

Our History

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2006

Our Birth

Company founded by Tanveer Sharif, Imran Sadiq and Brian Sussemiehl

  • Launch of first Symbian app
  • Launch of first JAVA app
2007
  • Launch of first Windows Mobile app.
2008
  • Vopium listed on NYSE Euronext Paris.
2011
2012
2013
2014
  • Launch of white-label solution Swara for Bakrie
  • Launch of white-label solution Link for Ooredoo
  • Launch of white-label solution @Me for Bakrie
  • Launch of white-label solution Talk2Go for TalkTalk
  • Launch of white-label solution Comoyo for Telenor
  • Partner with Huawei to offer Communication as a Service ‘CaaS’
2015
  • Launch of white-label solution Comoyo with calling for Telenor
  • Migration of complete Comoyo solution to the cloud
  • Launch of white-label solution Mobilink World for Mobilink

Meet Our Management

Tanveer Sharif

CEO

Tanveer is CEO and co-founder of Vopium. He is responsible for overall management of the company including relations with partners and investors. Tanveer has previously been the managing director of Øresund Venture Cup, member of the Regional Council of Copenhagen. He is an alumnus of Copenhagen Business School (CBS), ESC Rouen and Singapore Institute of Management.

Asad Parvaiz

CTO

Asad is the CTO of Vopium. He is an expert in system-architecture and complex development projects. He has previously worked with large projects for a number of multinational companies, e.g. IBM and HP. With a multicultural background, he has lived and worked in UK, France, Dubai and Pakistan.

Jonas Holm

CFO

Jonas is CFO at Vopium. He holds a M.Sc. in Economics from the University of Copenhagen and an MBA from INSEAD. He has more than 13 years of telecom experience and has previously worked as a Strategy Manager with TDC Corporate Business Development and Group Strategy.

Radhakant Das

Head of Product and Tech Strategy

Radhakant heads the product and technology strategy of Vopium. He has been employed in key strategic positions with Mobile Operators for 20 years, working on core network deployment, planning, strategy, engineering and product development in Idea Cellular (India), Tata Tele (India), Bakrie Telecom (Indonesia) and Bedigital (Indonesia). He is passionate about bringing state of the art internet technologies to TELCOs, bridging the gap between Telco and OTT.

Mission

Vopium strives to be the preferred partner of mobile communication operators delivering innovative OTT services to smartphone users worldwide

Our Mission is;
to provide cutting edge, secure solutions of the highest-quality,
providing our partners the ability to confidently support their users around the world,
and to ensure that their end users enjoy the interaction with our solutions.

Awards
Vopium has been recognized with awards for the unique solutions developed by our dedicated team of engineers, programmers and designers.
Accolades include:
Frost & Sullivan European Mobile VoIP Award
Best VoIP app for Android by CNET UK
GSMA joyn Innovation Challenge
vopium awards
Events
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Recent Vopium Events
vopium at mwc 2014 Mobile World Congress 2014 When: February 24, 2014 – February 27, 2014 Where: Fira Gran Via, Barcelona, Spain

vopium at mwc 2013 Mobile World Congress 2013 When: Feb 25, 2013 – Feb 28, 2013 Where: Barcelona, Spain

vopium at barg82GSMA BARG #82 When: Sep 30, 2013 – Oct 03, 2013 Where: Lisbon, Portugal

Technology Partners

Vopium develops solutions in collaboration with the leading hardware and software providers within the business.
Vopium partners with Huawei Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. is a Chinese multinational networking and telecommunications equipment and services company headquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong. Huawei was founded in 1987 and today employs about 150,000 people, with around 45% engaged in research and development