COLT Telecom breaks away from the dot-com model with consolidation and new pay structure

COLT is a telecoms company, employing 4,000 people worldwide; 1,200 in the UK. Established in 1993, its employment model was similar to that of many telecom and dot-com organisations which came and went in that decade. COLT, though, has grown and prospered, and this growth has brought a need for consolidation and rationalisation of reward arrangements which had been put in place without much strategic intent.

For more details see our review, published in the 'News' section of, 3 July 2004.