The Carriers World Awards will celebrate achievement and ambition, across 13 categories

Click here to cast your vote in the 2018 Carriers World Awards

Total Telecom has released the shortlist for the eagerly anticipated Carriers World Award set to be held in London on the 11th September 2018.

Carriers World brings together the key stakeholders from the global carriers community, and the awards celebrate those companies who have gone the extra mile to deliver excellence and innovation.  

With the short list now being released, Total Telecom now invites you to cast your vote and have your say in the outcome of the Carriers World Awards 2018.

"We were delighted to see so many nominations this year – people have really embraced the idea of this event being the users’ choice awards for the wholesale industry," said Rob Chambers, managing director of Total Telecom.

For over 20 years, Carriers World has been at the very core of the wholesale market, acting as a conduit for knowledge sharing and bringing together the industry’s key players.

Winners will be named in the ceremony at the end of day 1 of Carriers World so make sure you book your place today.

Click here to cast your vote and decide who should be rewarded at the Carriers World Awards 2018.


Best Wholesale Carrier (Global)

          Tata Communications

          PCCW Global

          Vodafone Carrier Services

          Deutsche Telekom International Wholesale

          Airtel Business

          HGC Global Communications Limited


Best Wholesale Carrier (Regional)


          HGC Global Communications Limited


          China Unicom Global



          Deutsche Telekom International Wholesale Business Unit (IBU)

          Liquid Telecom



Best IPX Service Provider

          Tata Communications

          Deutsche Telekom

          PCCW Global

          Telia Carrier



Best Messaging Initiative

          Brightlink: Liveview®

          Tata Communications: Mobile Messaging Exchange

          HGC Global Communications Limited: SMS Firewall


Best Fraud Strategy

          C3NTRO Telecom: Switching solution

          Deutsche Telekom International Wholesale: 360° Defense Strategy

          HGC Global Communications Limited: SMS Firewall


Best Data Centre Provider


          Nxtra Data


          Altice Portugal


          Digital Realty


          Infomart Data Centres

          Lamda Hellix Data Center


Best IoT initiative

          Altice Portugal: golabs.IoT

          JT: NOMAD IoT platform

          Tata Communications: MOVE™


Best network automation initiative


          Virtual1 Ltd


          BT Global Services


Best platform initiative

          Cataleya: Orchid Cloud

          Linxa: Linxa Connect and Linxa Switch Platform.

          PCCW Global

          Blue Planet Networks


Most innovative wholesaler

          Tata Communications

          HGC Global Communications Limited

          Deutsche Telekom International Wholesale Business Unit (IBU)

          Reykjavik Fibre Network



Best wholesale business transformation

          Airtel Business: Carrier Digital Platform

          HGC Global Communications Limited


          UFINET: Capacity Services, Dark Fiber, Internet, Data Center


Subsea project of the year

          Telxius: MAREA

          SEA-ME-WE 5: linking Southeast Asia to Western Europe

          Telin: IGG-SEA US Project

          Aqua Comms


Wholesale Personality of the Year

          Simón Masri – C3ntro Telecom

          Andreas Hipp – Cataleya

          Eric Cevis – Verizon Partner Solutions

          Marc Halbfinger – PCCW Global

          Daniel Kurgan – BICS

          Erling Gudmundsson – Reykjavik Fibre Network