The Winners of Telecom Review Leader Merit Awards 2023


Telecom Review honors ICT leaders with prestigious awards

On the evening of December 7th, Telecom Review organized its annual Excellence Awards ceremony where ICT leaders were recognized for their achievements.

Five Merit Leader Awards were announced during the Awards Ceremony:



Merit Leader CEO of the Year – Asia

Vikram Sinha, President Director & Chief Executive Officer

Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison


Merit Leader CEO of the Year – Operator – Middle East

Bader Naser Al-Kharafi, Chief Executive Officer

Zain Group


Global Merit Leader CEO of the Year – Operator 

Eng. Hatem Dowidar, Group CEO

e& Group


Global Merit Leader CTO of the Year – Operator

Haithem Al-Faraj, Group Chief Technology Officer

Saudi Telecom Company – KSA


Global Merit Leader Women in ICT of the Year

Njoud Al Shehri, Digital Executive General Manager

Zain KSA

Check out the winners of Telecom Review Excellence Awards 2023

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