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At an Awards Ceremony in Mumbai on October 7th 2016 the Business Continuity Institute presented its annual India Awards to recognize the individuals and organizations who have excelled in business continuity and resilience.

The BCI India Awards consist of eight categories – seven of which are decided by a panel of judges with the winner of the final category (Industry Personality of the Year) being voted for by their peers.

The winners of the BCI India Awards were:

Continuity and Resilience Consultant
Srinivasan Seshadri MBCI, Practice Head, IT Director, Continuity and Resilience (CORE) India (Pvt) Ltd

Continuity and Resilience Professional (Private Sector)
Ishwar Chandra Singh MBCI, Chief Business Continuity and Resilience professional, Ascent Resilience Solutions (Pvt) Ltd

Continuity and Resilience Newcomer
Anand Tripunithura Rajagopalan, Chief Manager – Fire, Health, Safety & Business Continuity, Marks and Spencer India (Pvt) Ltd

Continuity and Resilience Team
Reliance Nippon Life Insurance Company Ltd, BCMS Team

Continuity and Resilience Provider (Service/Product)
EmReach Solutions

Continuity and Resilience Innovation
Sungard Availability Services Recovery Execution System & Disaster Recovery

Most Effective Recovery
BNP Paribas GSO, BCP Team

Industry Personality
Ramachandran Vaidhyanathan FBCI, Director – Global Business Continuity Management & Client Services, Cognizant Technology Solutions.

The BCI India Awards are one of seven regional awards hosted by the BCI, which culminate in the annual Global Awards held in November in London. All winners of a BCI Regional Award are automatically entered into the Global Awards.

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