Ethiopian receives ‘Global Growth Company of 2015’
SEP 18, 2015: Ethiopian Airlines announced that it has received the Certificate of Global Growth Company of 2015 from the World Economic Forum on September 8, 2015 in Dalian, People’s Republic of China.
Ethiopian is among the 132 of the world most dynamic and high-growth companies which were nominated based on their strength and potential to become global economic leaders. Ethiopian was chosen from a broad spectrum of sectors, including banking, energy and aviation that share a track record of exceeding industry standards in revenue, growth, promotion of innovative business practices and demonstration of leadership in corporate global citizenship. The Global Growth Companies Community currently consists of 400 companies around the World.
Tewolde Gebremariam, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, said, “We are honored to receive the certificate of Global Growth Company of 2015 and to join the exclusive club of Global Growth Companies selected by the Highly Prestigious World Economic Forum which is in recognition of the fast, profitable and sustainable growth Ethiopian is registering as a leading African Airline. The Award is an appreciation to the leading role Ethiopian is playing in the constant development of Air transport services in Africa. This award is also a testimony of our sound and successful growth strategy that has earned us the number one spot in our Continent.”