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Vertu Reviews

Updated Sep 26, 2019

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3.0
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Vertu CEO Massimiliano Pogliani
Massimiliano Pogliani
19 Ratings
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  • "Company went into liquidation in 2017(in 2 reviews)

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  1. "luxuary"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Vertu full-time

    Pros

    people,product, customers , passion hope

    Cons

    owners, owners , owners and owner

    Advice to Management

    run as fast as you can

    Vertu2017-09-22
  2. "was a good company"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Fleet, South East England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Vertu full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good legacy of Nokia good kitchen good colleagues

    Cons

    Not very tech-driven The financial situation is not good

    Vertu2019-09-26
  3. "Was once an amazing place to work"

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    Former Employee - Head of Retail Operations in Fleet, South East England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Vertu full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people, beautiful product, wonderful clients

    Cons

    New ownership has its challenges

    Vertu2019-06-24
  4. "When it was good it was good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fleet, South East England, England
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Vertu full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Mostly staffed by great people. Well paid and good benefits back in the day

    Cons

    Company went into liquidation in 2017

    Vertu2019-03-06
  5. "Business Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Vertu full-time

    Pros

    Good Employer and good working environment

    Cons

    Company went into liquidation unfortunately

    Vertu2018-08-01
  6. "Sales executive"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in London, England

    I worked at Vertu full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good commission structure and benefits

    Cons

    Low basic salary meaning need to sale volume

    Vertu2017-10-21
  7. "Vertu"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Vertu full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good people and atmosphere and office

    Cons

    Change in Management and ownership have driven the company into bankruptcy

    Vertu2017-10-03
  8. "Good people......terrible CEO"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Vertu full-time

    Pros

    People passionate, great product concept

    Cons

    Terrible CEO in Max Pogliani, lack of cohesive direction and too much infighting

    Vertu2017-10-17
  9. "Now Liquidated!"

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    Former Employee - Product Manager in Alton, South East England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Vertu full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people, great products, pleasure to work with all involved (accept the owners).

    Cons

    Successive owners had no clue about luxury products and product development - now liquidated as a result!

    Advice to Management

    Well it's too late now, but owners should have faith in employees understanding of the business and invest appropriately rather than fiddle with and delay things.

    Vertu2017-08-18
  10. "Not so good"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Fleet, South East England, England

    I worked at Vertu full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Some good professional colleagues

    Cons

    Terrible ownership and management from top down

    Vertu2017-08-15
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