MTN Ghana has won three awards at the maiden edition of the Project Management Excellence Awards held at Sogakope in the Volta Region by the Project Management Institute (PMI).
he three awards were Project Management Organization of the Year, Telecom Company of the Year and Project Manager of the Year – Daniel Oppong-Koduah.
The award ceremony was held after the institute’s annual National Project Management Conference, which brought together technical experts, policy makers, technology researchers and industry giants from various sectors to deliberate on the theme, ‘Transforming Businesses through Project Management and Digitalization.’
Institutions and individuals that delivered project excellence and value solutions in all forms were rewarded at the maiden edition of the Project Management Excellence Awards.
MTN won the Project Management Organization of the Year for the consistency in employing good strategies and best Project Management practices for all its projects.
The Telecom Company of the Year award was for excellently managing its projects over the years without fail, and Daniel Oppong-Koduah won the Project Manager of the Year for executing all projects within the stipulated time.
Commenting on the awards, the Chief Executive Officer of MTN Ghana, Selorm Adadevoh, congratulated the MTN team, saying “I am thrilled by the zeal of the team in ensuring all projects undertaken by MTN conforms to the global Project Management Standards. Congratulations for the accolades”.
Mr. William Tetteh who received the awards on behalf of MTN Ghana, expressed appreciation to the institute for the awards.
He said, “as a responsible organization, MTN ensures it always employ best practices in managing the various projects the organization undertakes. MTN has over the years invested in its staff with the requisite skills to adhere to international standards in executing all MTN Ghana projects.”
Project Management Institute is the world’s leading not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession. The PMI sets industry standards, conducts research and provides education, certification and professional exchange opportunities designed to strengthen and further establish the profession.