The agreement between Oman Future Telecommunications (OFT) and the British company Vodafone for a third Oman Mobile Operator will help provide all essential services for the establishment of the new company, including the use of the brand, technical support and knowledge during the 15-year contract.

When Oman got its 3rd mobile provider, Johannes Hummer, Regioanal Head of Middle East, Vodafone Partner Markets was central to getting the deal done. He worked on this deal for over 18 months, together with senior officials of Oman.

This is why, Telecom Review Excellence Awards’ committee honored him with a Merit Leaders’ Award for the ‘Best Project Achievement.’

Toni Eid, CEO of Trace Media International and Founder of Telecom Review, commented: “We take great pride in presenting these awards to our winners this year in an effort to honor their distinguished success in their respective categories.”

The Telecom Review Excellence Awards jury chose this year 23 winners and offered 8 Merit Leaders’ Awards to industry leaders who made exceptional achievements during 2019.

Commenting on the gathering of the Telecom Review Excellence Awards, Jeff Seal, Managing Partner of Telecom Review North America noted, "These awards recognize not only the best of the best in the industry, but their achievements as individuals."