Airtel Nigeria named Brand of the Year by Leadership Newspaper, Q4, 2018

Airtel Business wins The Service Innovation Award at the 9th Edition of the Aegis Graham Bell Awards

15th National Awards for Excellence in Cost Management - 2017 (awarded on October 16, 2018)

Airtel India

  • Airtel has been rated as the most admired company in telecom, in a recent survey conducted by the Economic Times Salary Survey 2017-18 among employees across the telecom space. The survey showed 21% of the respondents opting for Airtel as the most admired company.
  • Airtel was ranked first within the information technology and telecommunication (ICT) category at the 15th Annual National Awards for Excellence in Cost Management. The event organized by the Institute of Cost Accountants of India, a premier statutory cost and management accounting body, aims to recognize and honor organizations which have succeeded through efficient and innovative approaches in Cost Management.
  • Airtel Business has been chosen as the winner in two prestigious categories - Best Wholesale Carrier (Global) and Best Wholesale Business Transformation at the Carriers World Awards 2018, a benchmark for excellence in the global wholesale market.
  • Airtel's music streaming app Wynk Music has been rated as 'Most Entertaining app of 2018' on Google Play Store. Also, the OTT music streaming app from Airtel introduced 'Your Year in Music 2018', a new way for its 100 Mn users to look back on their musical journey on the app with just a single touch. This initiative was aimed to create a deeply personalized music experience for its users.
  • Airtel bagged top honors at CIO CHOICE Awards. Airtel was declared as the winner in the Co-location, Public Cloud, Network Security and Information Security categories at the seventh edition of the CIO CHOICE Awards.
  • Sunil Bharti Mittal Honoured by Global Mobile Industry Body.
  • Airtel ranked amongst the top 10 companies (out of 100) in the Indian Corporate Governance Scorecard, an independent report jointly developed by Bombay Stock Exchange, International Finance Corporation and Institutional Investor Advisory Services (IIAS) with support from the Government of Japan.
  • Airtel's Carrier Digital Platform won the 9th edition of Aegis Graham Bell Award for Wholesale Voice business under 'Service Innovation' category.
  • Airtel Centre of Excellence (ACE) has bagged the runner’s up award at the Business Partners Challenge for Shared Services held in New Delhi.

Airtel Africa

  • Airtel Touching Lives, a corporate philanthropy initiative by Airtel Nigeria has been named the Most Innovative CSR Leadership Initiative by Marketing Edge, a leading publication focused on brands, media, advertising and communications.
  • Airtel Niger has been awarded as the best promoter of digital services by the President.
  • Airtel Uganda has been recognized by Digital Impact Awards, Africa as the Best Technology Brand on Social Media, Best Digital Customer Experience by Technology Brand, Best Saving and Lending Product (Digital driven), Best Professional, Legal and Regulatory brand.
  • Airtel Tanzania won an Appreciation Award for the contributions and continued support in improvement of school environment in Tanzania by Tanga City Council and was also recognized for Mobile Health Support by Ministry of Health.
  • Airtel Nigeria has been awarded with Smart Recharge Campaign of the Year by Advertiser association of Nigeria.
  • Airtel Nigeria was named ‘Brand of the Year 2018’ by the Board of Editors of “Leadership”, one of the foremost newspapers.