Globally Recognised and Authoritative 

Awards organisers TMT Finance are recognised and respected as the leading independent producers of exclusive and comprehensive TMT M&A news, executive events, deal data and awards in this space globally. Established in 2009, TMT Finance has over 15,000 subscriber, 8 annual regional events and a highly influential network of senior executives, investors and advisers

Extensive Selection Process

Nominations are actively invited from the readers of TMT Finance News, the leading global news provider for telecom media and tech executives active in M&A, financiers and advisers. Categories and shortlists are also widely promoted via international press releases and media.
Following the end of the nomination deadline, each award entry is assessed against the awards criteria and the shortlists for each category are publicly announced. The Judging Panel then assess each shortlist and entry information and select winners for each category.
Each Award will be presented at the TMT M&A Awards 2018 Black Tie Gala Dinner on November 27, taking place as part of TMT Finance World Congress 2018.

2019 Key Dates:

Nomination Process Opens: March 4

Final Nominations Deadline

June 31 for Deals, People and Companies
September 1 for Data for League Tables

Awards Shortlists Announced: September 5

Awards Winners Presented: November 26

TMT Finance World Congress & Awards 2016

TMT Finance (www.tmtfinance.com) provides exclusive business news and regional leadership conferences for the leading telecom, media and technology companies, financial institutions, investors and advisory businesses globally.

The conferences bring together key executives to share investment strategies and partnership opportunities.

Annual events include:

The conferences feature high impact TMT Leadership Panel Discussions, Breakout Sessions, Peer to Peer Round Tables, Visionary Keynote Speeches, and Private Networking Sessions.

Delegate Profiles

Industry - telecom, media and technology CEOs, Chairmen, CFOs, CSOs, Heads of M&A and Board Directors
Finance – Senior investment bankers, private equity and sovereign investors and institutional stakeholders
Government – Regulators, Ministers and Public bodies
Advisory - Heads of TMT from the leading management consultants, law firms, strategy, and technical advisers

Peer to Peer Roundtables at TMT events

Panel Discussions



Last year 37% of delegates represented Telecom Operators and 41% were C-level, Managing Director or Group Head.

Over 40% of attendees travelled to our event from outside of the host country.

Testimonials for TMT Finance conferences:

"I really enjoyed sharing our vision on how to accelerate investment for Telecoms, Media and Tech with telco peers, tech and financial professionals.
This conference is a great opportunity to learn about the latest thinking and get hands on with the hottest challenges of the industry."
Thomas Chalumeau, Chief Strategy Officer, Orange MEA

“TMT Finance conferences tackle critical global growth issues for telecom operators and include an excellent range of speakers and delegates with representation from the Operators, Financiers and Legal firms.”
Vinod Kumar, President and CEO, Tata Communications

"TMT Finance is very respected internationally due to its provision of
specialist news, research and high-end networking events for senior
executives from the telecom and finance industry."
Shaikh Mohamed bin Isa Al Khalifa, CEO, Batelco Group

"I'd like to thank the organisers TMT Finance for continuing to commit to
the region as a global hub for discussing telecom investment, M&A and
partnership opportunities."
Ghassan Hasbani, CEO, STC International

“TMT Finance & Investment Africa 2013 was one of the best conferences I have attended in a while. For me what was good was its focussed approach, its emphasis on financing and the excellent work done by its moderators. There were some very lively and enjoyable discussions and I have been recommending the conference to everybody.”
Harbir Singh Nat, Principal Investment Officer, Telecom, Media and Technology, Sub-Saharan Africa, IFC, World Bank Group

“I wanted to congratulate on the conference as the caliber of the presentations and the speakers were excellent.”
Jihad Srage, President Middle East and Africa, Qualcomm

“Thank you for inviting me to speak at the event which I truly enjoyed”
Lars Normark, Regional CFO, Qtel International

“The TMT Finance conferences provide an outstanding platform for key players from the telecom and finance community to meet and exchange ideas. They are always well organised and worthwhile attending.”
Nina Triantis, Managing Director, Global Head of Telecoms & Media, Standard Bank

"This is the exceptional event on telecoms M&A. It’s a great place to meet with leadership from the telecom and finance community and discuss the latest transaction opportunities and challenges."
Joachim Fleury, Global Head of TMT, Clifford Chance LLP

“It was wonderful catching-up with a lot of people that I hadn't met in years! I was very impressed with the way in which the conference was organised, the calibre of the speakers and the participation support.”
Mohamed Amersi, Founder and CEO, Emergent Telecom Ventures

“I really enjoyed the conference and thought it was a success.”
David Wheeler, Chairman European Telecoms Investment Banking Division, Credit Suisse

"A most useful and insightful event"
Paul Donner, Business Development and Strategy, Tasc Towers

“It was a very good session, a well organized event and the overall networking opportunity was very helpful.”
Stefano Pistorio, Vice President, TMT Group - Investment Banking, Nomura International

“Thank you very much for inviting me to present at the conference. As always, I found it interesting, enjoyable and useful.”
Enda P. Hardiman, Managing Partner, Hardiman Telecommunications Ltd.


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