MTN GlobalConnect has announced that it was named the "Best African Wholesale Operator" at the Telecom Review Excellence Awards held in Dubai, recently.
In addition, MTN GlobalConnect CEO, Frédéric Schepens was presented with the, "Leader Merit Award" in the category of Industry CEO of the Year for Wholesale Operators at the 14th edition of the industry publication's awards.
"The MTN GlobalConnect team and I are humbled to win these awards," a statement quoted Schepens, to have said.
"In a year that has been challenging for everyone, the recognition fuels our mission to grow Africa by doing the work we do in infrastructure, supporting MTN's belief that everyone deserves the benefits of a modern connected life," he added.
Established in 2018, MTN GlobalConnect is based in Dubai and its team is made up of more than 25 nationalities.
Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is an emerging market operator with a clear vision to lead the delivery of a bold new digital world to our more than 270 million customers.
"We are inspired by our belief that everyone deserves the benefits of a modern connected life. The MTN Group is listed on the JSE Securities Exchange in South Africa under the share code "MTN." We are pursuing our BRIGHT strategy with a major focus on growth in data, fintech and digital businesses in Africa," the statement added.