Grameenphone has been awarded Excellence in Automation-Bangladesh at the UiPath Automation Excellence Awards 2020.
The Bangladeshi telecommunication company has been recognised for implementing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in routine and repetitive operational tasks while bringing a quick turnaround time through automation, read a press release.
An expert panel of global adjudicators selected the winners from South Asia, and Grameenphone is the only telecom operator from Bangladesh that has been recognised for RPA integration in internal operations, it added.
Syed Tanvir Husain, CHRO of Grameenphone, stated, "We continuously strive to unleash possibilities through upskilling our employees and subsequently, to serve our customers with constant pioneering innovations. As a connectivity partner to Digital Bangladesh, addressing the future needs of skills and requirements of the fourth industrial revolution, we have started to adopt future skillsets."
"This early-stage recognition corroborates our continued efforts to stay relevant to our purpose and inspire us to contribute more to the digital Bangladesh journey. I take this opportunity to thank my colleagues with the explorer mindset – who helped us earn this recognition," he added.
This year, 37 winners across the 14 award categories were declared at the UiPath Automation Excellence Awards, in association with The Economic Times.
The awards aim to recognise and celebrate organisations in South Asia, which adapt to automation while creating business impact through innovation and robotics process integration, the press release noted.