PCCW Global wins Wholesale Provider of the Year – Global award at MEF Awards 2019
HKT (SEHK:6823) – HONG KONG, November 26, 2019
PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, was named the Wholesale Provider of the Year - Global at the MEF Awards 2019 held in Los Angeles recently.
The MEF is a global industry association with more than 200 member companies and a driving force to enable agile, assured, and orchestrated communication services that empower users with the dynamic performance and security required to thrive in the digital economy. The MEF Awards program recognizes service, application, technology, and professional excellence in the global community committed to delivering innovative solutions that are optimized for the digital economy.
The announcement of PCCW Global as the Wholesale Provider of the Year marks the 5th consecutive year that PCCW Global has won this prestigious award. It showcases and recognizes the company’s leading status as an international Tier-1 telecommunications network carrier linking customers around the globe with an emphasis on automation and flexibility.
PCCW Global’s network has Point of Presence services in 109 countries, complemented by 188 wholesale partners to provide scalable, reliable and cost-effective software defined networking capabilities to over 150 countries.
Mr. Frederick Chui, Chief Commercial Officer of PCCW Global and a member of the MEF Board of Directors, said, “It is a special honour to win a MEF award, not only because of the prestigious nature of the organization but also because the MEF Awards embody the opinions of a group of peers who are all highly respected and represent the backbone of the industry.”
Mr. Chui added, “We assist our service provider customers to continuously improve their customers’ experience by always trying to anticipate and then meet and exceed their needs. We are highly focused on service automation, investing heavily in new technologies and gearing our network towards agility, scalability, and the delivery of on-demand services.”
The PCCW Global team receives the Wholesale Provider of the Year – Global award.
About PCCW Global
PCCW Global is the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, which is majority-owned by PCCW Limited. Covering more than 3,000 cities and 160 countries, the PCCW Global network supports a portfolio of integrated global communications services including connectivity, applications, and tailored solutions facilitated by its on-demand digital software defined interconnection system.
PCCW Global is headquartered in Hong Kong, and maintains regional centers in Belgium, China, France, Greece, Japan, Korea, Singapore, South Africa, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United States of America. To learn more about PCCW Global, please visit www.pccwglobal.com
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