MTS WINS TWO PRESTIGIOUS IR AWARDS
Friday, July 14, 2017
MTS received two prestigious IR awards at the IR Magazine Russia & CIS Awards 2017 ceremony, achieving recognition in both a corporate and a personal category.
MTS was named the winner in the key corporate nomination of Grand Prix for the Best Overall Investor Relations for mid cap companies. Josh Tulgan, Director, Corporate Finance & Investor Relations, MTS, received a personal award of the Best Investor Relations Officer in Telecommunications Services.
Josh has been running Investor Relations at MTS since 2007. Under his leadership, the company achieved numerous professional awards. On receiving the award, he commented: “This recognition is really a testament to the entire team, from our colleagues in management to the agencies and brokerages that have aided us, and of course the entire IR team. I am grateful that our considerable activities over the past year, which included buybacks of both bonds and our equities and a successful Investor Day, were recognized by the greater investor community.”
Award winners are selected by Thomson Reuters Extel, IR Magazine Russia & CIS’s research partner, as part of their independent and comprehensive Russia Investor Relations Survey.
The Annual IR Magazine Russia & CIS Awards Ceremony is recognized as the premier industry event in the IR calendar honoring Investor Relations excellence and leadership in the Russian corporate space. The 2017 ceremony took place on July 13 at the Marriott Grand Hotel in Moscow.