Global ICT Trailblazer Award for Swiss GRC Co-Founder & CEO

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Global ICT Trailblazer Award for Swiss GRC Co-Founder & CEO

Dubai, UAE — Besfort Kuqi, Co-founder and CEO of Swiss GRC, has been honored with the Global ICT Trailblazer Award by GEC Media Group in Dubai on October 16, 2023. This prestigious award reflects his outstanding contributions to the ICT industry, particularly in the Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) technology sector.

The Global Enterprise Connect Awards (GEC Awards) has grown into the ICT industry’s premier awards ceremony, serving as a celebration of achievement and progress. Key criteria for this award include leadership impact, long-term company commitment and global industry recognition. With an judging panel renowned for its expertise and impartiality, the awards, having attracted over 500 nominations this year, undergo a rigorous evaluation process. Besfort Kuqi’s distinction as one of the five recipients of the Global ICT Trailblazer Award underscores his pivotal role in Swiss GRC’s success in the EMEA market, marked by a portfolio of successful projects and a robust global customer base within the region.

Expressing his gratitude for the award, Besfort Kuqi remarked, “This recognition is a testament to the dedication of the Swiss GRC team and our unwavering commitment and consistency to excellence in the GRC industry, achieved through our holistic and simple GRC platform.”

Besfort Kuqi stands as an expert in the GRC industry, boasting a career spanning over a decade devoted to the digitalization, integration, and optimization of management and control systems within organizations worldwide. His visionary leadership has been the driving force behind Swiss GRC’s success over the years, marked by the development and successful implementation of the GRC Toolbox—a comprehensive software solution that encompasses modules such as Risk Management, Internal Controls Management, Business Continuity Management, Information Security Management, Data Protection Management, Audit Management, Compliance Management, Third-Party Risk Management, Contract Management, and Business Process Management.

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Yahya Mohamed Mao is a certified GRC Professional (GRCP) and heads the Marketing & Communications department at Swiss GRC. He is a regular contributor to industry publications and provides insights and expertise on current trends and innovations in Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC), AI, Marketing and Branding.

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