Huawei, leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that it has been named ‘Supplier of the Decade’ by Vodafone.

The ‘Supplier of the Decade’ award signifies Huawei’s outstanding contributions as Vodafone’s long-standing strategic partner.

It demonstrates Vodafone’s recognition of Huawei’s relentless effort and commitment in providing the highest-quality solutions and services to support Vodafone’s business growth.

The award was presented to Huawei by Ninian Wilson, Global Supply Chain Director & CEO of Vodafone Procurement Company (VPC), together with VPC’s management team.

The presentation took place at the Vodafone Annual Supplier Awards ceremony and 10 years’ anniversary of VPC.

According to Ninian Wilson, “Huawei took the initiative to set up operations in Luxembourg to support VPC right from the very beginning.

“Over the past decade, our strategic partnership has grown and flourished thanks to Huawei’s commitment to growing hand in hand with VPC and building trust as a reliable partner gradually over time,” he said.

Eric Yang, President of the Vodafone Account at Huawei, added that, they are very pleased to receive the ‘Supplier of the Decade’ award from Vodafone.

“This award recognizes Huawei’s customer-centric dedication to provide the best solutions and services to support Vodafone’s business growth over the past 10 years,” he said.

According to him, Huawei takes pride in the commitment as it has forged a unique partnership with Vodafone.

“I believe this partnership will continue to thrive and achieve even greater success in the next decade,” he said.

He mentioned that, they look forward to working closely with Vodafone, to build a faster and better network for consumers, in the upcoming 5G era.

Report by: Stephanie Horsu