Employees

As of December 31, 2015, Sunrise had 1,762 employees (1,701 full-time equivalents) in all areas of Switzerland. Although they are scattered across many Sunriselocations, what unites them is the unique Sunrise corporate culture anchored in the values of fairness, transparency and ­customer ­orientation.

As of December 31, 2015 Sunrise had 1,701 full-time employees in Switzerland. Compared with the previous year, the number of ­full-time positions decreased by 173. This reduction in workforce was primarily the result of the organizational changes announced on September 22, 2015. Employees are spread across the Zurich headquarters, business offices in Prilly, Kloten, Geneva, Bern, Basel and Lugano and 83 point of sale locations throughout Switzerland.

Women account for 30% of the Sunrise workforce, with a higher proportion of female employees in the Corporate Center and Finance units. 16.5% of employees hold management positions, 15% of whom are women. Top management comprises approximately 104 employees, with women accounting for 14%. The average age of Sunrise employees is 37.6 years. Employees work at Sunrise for an average of 6.2 years.

Approximately 41% of Sunrise employees are citizens of countries other than Switzerland. This diversity is reflected in the company’s daily operations, where multiple languages are spoken and an international, open-minded work environment prevails. Sunrise has chosen German and English as its corporate languages.

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