The way communications is changing the world is one of the most significant forces of our time. And we believe the business we’re in is transforming the future for the better. When we laid the first telephone lines, we started a technology revolution. These days, life and work is built around being connected. That’s why we never stop improving our network. And why we want everyone to benefit from our investment in fibre. Through us, millions of people in over 170 countries connect with friends and family, and have a universe of information and entertainment at their fingertips. For businesses large and small, we’re the infrastructure that helps them work more productively and compete in global markets. We underpin everything from economic growth to many of society’s essential services. Every day, our 110,000 people use their expertise to build on our network’s capabilities, explore the latest technologies, and create new possibilities, across the globe.