Ooredoo honored as most thriving partner of Cisco in MEA region

By Amirtha P S, Desk Reporter
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Ooredoo Group, Qatari multinational telecommunications company, has been titled as the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region’s ‘Managed Services Partner of the Year’ by its partner Cisco, US-based multinational IT and networking hardware manufacturer. 

The award recognizes Ooredoo as Cisco’s most successful partner in the MEA region during the 2021 fiscal year. Mr. Thani Ali al-Malki, Executive Director, Business at Ooredoo Qatar, received the award, which aims to honor outstanding performance in the key areas of overall sell-through revenues, growth selling into Cisco target markets, and developing new managed services around core technologies.

The recognition comes as Ooredoo continues to partner with leading global companies to address the business challenges of business in Qatar through world-class information and communications technology (ICT) solutions.

Thani Ali Al Malki
Thani Ali Al Malki
Executive Director
Business – Ooredoo

“Ooredoo is a strong Cisco partner for the provision of managed services, as recognized in this latest award. Nomination and the eventual award were possible because Ooredoo met strict criteria related to innovation, growth, and alignment and commitment to Cisco. The precision of the awarding criteria means that the winning partner is not simply the largest partner, but the one that drives the business and is investing in new, strategic services with Cisco.”

Cisco’s 2021 fiscal year ran from August 2020 to July 2021 and the awards nomination process scrutinized partners spanning 72 countries in the MEA region where Cisco operates.

Business customers can leverage the Ooredoo Advantage, making Ooredoo ‘Best for Business’, with the help of its breadth and depth of talent, best fixed and mobile networks, broadest portfolio of ICT services and solutions.

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