Telia was founded in 1853. Telia Company currently has operations throughout much of the world.
Telia has played an important part in social development in Sweden for well over a century by making it possible for people and businesses to communicate in new ways. Telia is currently a driving force in the most important social trend of our age: digitisation and development of the smart and sustainable society. Telia and its wholly owned subsidiary Cygate help companies and public enterprises to capture the opportunities offered by digitisation by supplying comprehensive ICT solutions (communication and related IT services), which form the backbone of the smart city and the digital infrastructure of the sustainable society