Azercell Azerbaijan’s leading mobile phone operator has been announced by the EBU as the main sponsor for next year’s contest in Baku, according to several Azerbaijani media sources. Azercells president Ali Agan said this in reaction to being the main sponsor of the largest live music event in the world, “feels proud over this fact. The company has always attached a special importance to spreading information around Azerbaijan and this contest is another good chance in issue”
Azercell is now the 6th National Mobile Operator to be a main sponsor of the contest, the first was Cosmote in 2006 the most recent was Vodafone DE for Dusseldorf. Azercell was created in 1996 and currently has a 55% market share in Azerbaijan.