Philippe Rouvrais, General Manager for Modis Bulgaria, is recognized as Business Leader of the year on the 6th edition of the annual B2B Media Awards. The ceremony took place on July 2nd, 2020, at Nova Art Space in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Mr. Rouvrais has been recognized for the achievements of Modis Bulgaria under his management and leadership during the past months and years. The company is noted for its rapid development and expansion in the country with a third office location opened in 2019 and the number of 1,400 employees reached. On the attention of the jury were brought the reaction of Mr. Rouvrais and his team in response to the COVID-19 situation in Bulgaria, the care for all company stakeholders (employees, clients, partners and the society), the development of the business with focus on IT solutions and all the efforts put for employee engagement, retention and development in the organization.
“I am very thankful and proud of the recognition by B2B Media and the respected members of the jury. It is our mission as business leaders to support our clients and our people, especially in such uncertain times. I am also grateful to all my colleagues in Bulgaria who are doing a great job and turn the country into a key location for our global Modis organization.” – shared Mr. Rouvrais after winning the award.
In 2020 the B2B Media Awards recognized organizations and individuals for exceptional programs, flexibility, innovation, strategies and care for employees in the fight against the crisis circumstances. Part of the jury were B2B Media representatives, business leaders and professionals from HR, Finance, Communications, as well as members of other organizations. During the ceremony were announced the finalists and winners in 30 categories among which Modis Bulgaria was also awarded for its dynamic development in Bulgaria.
This is not the first leadership recognition for Philippe Rouvrais on his current position as a General Manager of the Modis business in Bulgaria. Earlier in 2020, he was also awarded as the Most People-Oriented CEO of the Year by the Bulgarian Association for People Management (BAPM).