MTN wins Project Management Office of the Year

William Tetteh, Chief Capital Project Officer, and Project team displaying the plaque for Project Management Office (PMO) of the Year  

MTN Ghana has won the coveted Project Management Office (PMO) of the Year award for the third consecutive time at the Project Management Excellence Awards 2023. The company was also adjudged winner of the Telecoms Project of the Year at the ceremony.

In all, MTN Ghana won five awards at the 2023 edition of the Project Management Excellence Awards.

The other awards were:

  • 1st Runner Up: IT Project of the year
  • 1st Runner Up: Project Management Excellence Award of the Year
  • 1st Runner Up: Project Manager of the Year – Evans Abakah

The awards were in recognition of MTN Ghana’s continual adherence to strategic leadership principles in executing projects. In 2022, MTN Ghana’s PMO led management of the company’s capital projects implementation through an unprecedented volatile macroeconomic environment.

In digitising its services, MTN Ghana successfully rolled out self-service platforms across all digital channels – whereby customers can make enquiries and obtain assistance when required. MTN Ghana has also introduced a web-based version of my MyMTNLite that enables users of low-end devices to enjoy the benefits of a modern connected world.

Receiving the awards, Chief Capital Project Officer of MTN Ghana, Mr. William Tetteh, expressed his gratitude to MTN Ghana’s project management team for their commitment and dedication to excellence. He said MTN is successful with its project execution due to teamwork, diligence and its commitment to excellence.

Commenting on the awards, Chief Executive Officer of MTN Ghana, Mr. Selorm Adadevoh, congratulated Mr. William Tetteh and the team for their unflinching commitment to delivering projects that impact customers positively.

The Project Management Institute Ghana Chapter (PMI Ghana) strives to offer professional award programmes that encourage and recognise the accomplishments of project management professionals and organisations in Ghana.

The 2023 Project Management Excellence Awards showcased the outstanding achievements and best practices employed by organisations in various sectors. The winners’ commitment to excellence and exemplary Project Management services is an inspiration, demonstrating the impact of effective project management on successful outcomes.

MTN Ghana has since inception of the awards in 2020 won 12 awards, including the overall Project Management Excellence Award of the Year.

MTN Ghana is market leader of the mobile telecommunications industry in Ghana, offering subscribers a range of exciting options under Pay As You Go, Pay Monthly and Mobile Financial Services. The company is part of MTN Group – which is a leading emerging market leader with a clear vision to lead the delivery of a bold new digital world to our customers.

We are inspired by our belief that everyone deserves the benefits of a modern connected life. Scancom PLC is listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange. Our strategy is Ambition 2025: Leading digital solutions for Africa’s progress.

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