A judging panel consisting of top industry experts has been assembled to decide the winners for the 2013 edition of the CommsMEA Awards.
This year's judging panel consists of Mark Kremers, partner, Oliver Wyman; Akshay Lamba, Chief Architect and Head of IT Strategy at MTS Indian operations; Alan Horne, CEO Broadband Pioneer and Special Advisor to Global eHealth Foundation; Erik Almqvist, Partner and global head of operational consulting, Analysys Mason, and Riad Hartani, Partner, Xona.
This year saw an impressive number of nominations sent in from throughout the MEA region to the CommsMEA team, with a surge of nominations in the last weeks before the deadline of October 10.
The nominations are now being checked before being presented to the judges, who will decide on the final winners during the first two weeks of November.
The winners of the 2013 CommsMEA Awards will be announced in front of the cream of the region's telecoms sector during a gala dinner, which is being held at Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai, on December 4.
The CommsMEA Awards recognise the operators, vendors, regulators and individuals that have made an outstanding contribution to the region's fast changing telecoms sector.