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edotco wins 2016 Southeast Asia Telecoms Tower Company of the Year Award

edotco Group has been conferred the “2016 Southeast Asia Telecoms Tower Company of the Year Award” by Frost & Sullivan in a ceremony held at the Conrad Centennial Hotel, Singapore last Thursday.

Satish Lele, Vice President of Frost & Sullivan presenting the award to Suresh Sidhu, CEO of edotco Group

Satish Lele, Vice President of Frost & Sullivan presenting the award to Suresh Sidhu, CEO of edotco Group

The award is part of the annual Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards ceremony that acknowledges companies that excel in their business segments as well as their efforts to develop the industry for the year 2015.

The contenders for the Southeast Asia Telecoms Tower Company of the Year Award were evaluated on a variety of actual market performance indicators which include revenue growth, market share and growth in market share, leadership in product innovation, breadth of products and solutions, major customer acquisitions, and business and market strategy, amongst other category-specific criteria. A team of 30 leading Frost & Sullivan analysts and consultants based in Asia-Pacific were involved in the short listing, evaluation and research process.

“We are honored to receive the Southeast Asia Telecoms Tower Company of the Year award from Frost & Sullivan. At edotco, we recognized the different telecommunication needs in each market and we develop innovative solutions with the entire eco-system in mind – Mobile Network Operators (MNOs), Governments, Regulators, end-users and communities,” said Suresh Sidhu, CEO of edotco Group.

Suresh added, “This award is a testament to edotco’s efforts to excel in our aspiration of enabling connectivity in the region, via innovative telecoms infrastructure solutions. We will continue to promote cost efficiency and provide competitive access for customers and communities in developing nations. This award is dedicated to the diligence of the team at edotco, as well as our investors and customers who believe in the value of our offerings.”

Frost & Sullivan’s Senior Vice President of Digital Transformation Asia Pacific, Andrew Milroy said, “The telecoms industry is undergoing unprecedented change. Edotco has been a leader and pioneer in the industry. The company has demonstrated market leadership and growth, as well as establishing wider geographic presence and deploying increasingly innovative products and services. Edotco has been outstanding in its contribution to the industry.”

edotco, part of the Axiata Group, is a regional, integrated telecommunications infrastructure services company with operations in Bangladesh, Cambodia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. edotco’s portfolio of services include tower leasing, co-locations, build-to-suit, energy, transmission and operations and maintenance (O&M).

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