About Us

At Melita we help people stay connected with the most technologically advanced telecommunication services around, whether it’s gigabit internet, our 4.5G mobile network, which is so forward-looking that it’s 5G ready, or our seamless WiFi mesh network. We take pride in connecting you to everything and everyone through high speed Internet, High-Definition Digital Television, Fixed Telephony and 4.5G Mobile.


We provide smart solutions for business, combining the most powerful internet network in Europe with the most advanced mobile network to enable IoT capabilities. Our purpose-built Data Centre provides high security, cloud services and connectivity whilst our dedicated support teams and our fully redundant international links keep your business running.


We started back in 1992, and today we set the standard for digital technologies in Malta and provide services to more than 75% of Maltese households.

Executive Management

Harald Rösch

Chief Executive Officer

Harald Rösch joined Melita in April 2016. Previously he was CEO of Blizoo (largest cable operator in Bulgaria), CEO of Kabel Baden-Württemberg (3rd cable operator in Germany), CEO of HanseNet (number 4 broadband operator in Germany) and head of the Internet division of Telecom Italia. He also worked for 6 years at McKinsey&Co and held several Board positions including Sky Deutschland, United Digital Group, Internetstores and Seat Pagine Gialle. Harald holds an MBA from INSEAD.

Randolph Said

Chief Financial Officer

Randolph Said joined Melita in 1998 and was promoted to Group CFO in 2018. During his financial career with Melita Randolph has held many roles across all major areas of finance including risk management, M&A and financing as well as contributing to strategy development for the group. In addition to his experience at Melita, Randolph has worked within financial management in the retail, manufacturing, hospitality and entertainment industries.
Randolph is a qualified accountant and a member of both the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Malta institute of Accountants.

Simon Montanaro

Chief Technology Officer

Simon Montanaro joined Melita at its inception in 1991 and was promoted to the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in 2009. In his role, Simon leads the day to day management of Melita’s physical network, technical support and ICT platforms, as well as leading the strategic development and deployment of Melita’s fast evolving technology capabilities and service portfolio. Simon holds a Diploma in Management from Henley Management College and is a Fellow of the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE).

Shareholders

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EQT is a leading investment firm with more than EUR 61 billion in raised capital across 29 funds and around €40 billion in assets under management. EQT funds have portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US with total sales of more than EUR 19 billion and approximately 110,000 employees. EQT works with portfolio companies to achieve sustainable growth, operational excellence and market leadership.

Our History

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Launch of melita.io to provide IoT connectivity solutions across Europe

Melita expands to Italy with the launch of Melita Italia

GigaPower, 1000 Mbps gigabit internet, available nationwide

4.5G mobile network available for all customers, across Malta

2019
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All Flexi Bundle internet customers upgraded to minimum 250 Mbps

StellarWiFi, smart home WiFi in partnership with Plume, launched

Launch of the most advanced 4.5G mobile network

Melita Data Centre awarded ISO 27001 certification

Melita and Go launch TSN – Total Sports Network – 8 HD channels of premium sports

Narrow band IoT fully enabled

Melita produces first TV series, Aenigma

2018
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Launch of Melita Flexi Bundle – minimum speed of 100Mbps

Melita rebrands

Launch of NexTV box and interactive services

Launch of GigaPower, gigabit internet

Implementation of fully redundant, high capacity ring circuit connecting Malta to mainland Europe

2017
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Launch of Customer Service Promises

2016
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MelitaWiFi in key outdoor zones enables free WiFi access to outdoor hotspots in Malta & Gozo

Connection to Tier 1 Telia Sonera connectivity partner

Minimum broadband internet is now 30 Mbps for all Melita internet customers

New billing system AMDOCS is introduced, giving customers better overview on their services and spend

2014
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Launch of TV Everywhere service

Launch of MelitaWiFi, free internet to all Melita Mobile and Fibre Power customers

Launch of 250 Mbps broadband internet in selected localities across Malta

Purpose built facility, Melita Data Centre, opens.

2013
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Melita connects its internet customers directly to tier 1 operator LEVEL 3 in Milan

Launch of Melita Business with targeted business products/services

2012
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Launch of Fibre Power broadband internet with speeds of up to 100Mbps

Launch of Video OnDemand HD

2011
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Melita launches HDTV and PVR services

2010
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Launch of Melita Mobile 3G network

Undersea Cable with Mainland Europe and starts offering internet with speeds of up to 50Mbps

2009
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Melita and all services are rebranded under a unified Melita brand

Launch of Melita More Channel

2008
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Melita is purchased from UPC and Gasan group by a consortium of Venture Capital companies focused on Telecommunications, Media and Technology sectors

2007
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Melita Introduces Fixed Telephony services under the brand Hello

2006
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Melita Cable introduces digital Cable TV

2005
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Melita launches Internet Services under the brand Onvol

2000
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Melita launches Melita Cable TV services

1992