Get ranked as the fastest growing company in Norway

May 19, 2014 08.50 Europe/London By Robert Briel


Gunnar Evensen, CEO GetThe Norwegian Post and Telecommunications Authority’s new report The Norwegian Ecom Market in 2013, positions Get as the fastest growing TV operator and internet service provider in Norway regardless of the technology.

“Companies are always looking to expand their share of the market. We are very pleased to be customers’ first choice when they choose a television and broadband provider. It is a strong vote of confidence from the Norwegian people that we appreciate very much,” said Gunnar Evensen, CEO of Get.

Post and Telecommunications Authority’s report shows that Get is the only company in Norway to increase market share in both broadband and TV markets.

“Last week we were awarded Norway’s best customer service for broadband, and now we are ranked as the fastest growing company within our sector in Norway. It’s very inspiring to see that the work we do is appreciated, and I would like to thank all our employees who do a fantastic job every day providing the best customer experience possible,” added Evensen.

Figures from The Norwegian Post and Telecommunications Authority Report on the Norwegian Ecom Market 2013 show the year-end market share for the fixed broadband retail market, as measured by number of subscriptions. Includes all forms of access:

2011 2012 2013

Telenor Norge 48,2 % 46,1 % 45,0 %
Get 11,5 % 12,6 % 15,1 %
NextGenTel 10,2 % 9,3 % 8,1 %
Viken Fiber* 1,1 % 2,1 % 5,3 %
Lyse Fiber 3,2 % 3,3 %3,3 %
Others 25,8 % 26,6 % 23,3 %

Year-end market share for the television retail market, as measured by number of subscriptions. Includes all forms of access:

2011 2012 2013

Telenor 46,4 % 45,9 % 45,7 %
Get 17,0 % 17,1 % 17,5 %
RiksTV 13,3 % 13,1 % 12,8 %
ViaSat 7,2 % 6,7 % 6,1 %
Viken Fibernett* 0,9 % 1,5 % 3,6 %
Lyse Fiber 2,1 % 2,3 % 2,3 %
NTE Marked 1,1 % 1,1 % 1,2 %
Others 11,9 % 12,2 % 10,8 %

* A merger between Skagerak Fiber, EB Kontakt, BOF and Viken Fiber in 2013