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Shortlist published for the 22nd Annual Business Continuity Awards

This year’s CIR Business Continuity Awards will take place on 4th June in London. The 25 categories ‘celebrate the past year's greatest successes in business continuity, security and resilience’. The shortlist of finalists has been published and is as follows...

Business Continuity/Resilience Manager of the Year
Russ Parramore, South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue
Monica Sekhri, Coca-Cola European Partners
Jim Smith, High Speed Two (HS2)
Naomi Springate, Lloyds Banking Group
Louise Squires, Allianz Insurance
Kush Srivastava, Emirates National Oil Company
Suneel Thakur, Boston Consulting Group
Donna Wootton, Peabody

Lifetime Achievement
Tim Armit, Clifton Risk Management
Charlie Maclean-Bristol, PlanB Consulting
Ann Pickren, OnSolve
Steve Yates, Acertia

Newcomer of the Year
Liz Bramley, South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue
Charlotte Chapman, ClearView Continuity
Ned Dowling, Allianz Insurance
Irene Loizou, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Josh Shaw, Lloyds Banking Group
Bethany Warren, Horizonscan

Adviser of the Year
Andrew Atterbury, PlanB Consulting
Victoria Cross, Instinctif Partners
Justin Elks, Crowe
Mark Fishlock, Horizonscan
Gert Kogenhop, bcm+
Andrew Morkot, Avalution Consulting
Claire Powles, ClearView Continuity

Team of the Year
Allianz Insurance
Aon
Arab National Bank
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Fiserv
Lloyds Banking Group
National Fire Chiefs Council - Business Continuity Mentoring Team
Nationwide Building Society
Network Rail Central BCM Team
Sky

Specialist Company of the Year
CMAC
Crises Control
Databarracks
Fortress Availability Services
Fusion Risk Management
Harwell Restoration
Horizonscan
Insignia Crisis and Reputation Management

Specialist Technology Company of the Year
ClearView Continuity
Cutover
F-24 UK
Spook
YUDU Sentinel

Most Effective Recovery of the Year
Aon
CMAC
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Fortress Availability Services with Nomura Asset Management

Strategy of the Year
Coca-Cola European Partners
Cognizant Technology Solutions
High Speed Two (HS2)
Post Office
Wipro Technologies

Initiative of the Year
Coca-Cola HBC
Sky
Victoria Business Improvement District

Incident Management Award
Allianz Insurance
Coca-Cola HBC
Nationwide Building Society
South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue

Transformation Award
Allianz Insurance & LV GIG
Coca-Cola European Partners
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Emirates National Oil Company
Nationwide Building Society
Network Rail
Wipro Technologies

Resilient Workforce Award
Aon
Nationwide Building Society
South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue

Excellence in BC in the Financial Sector
Arab National Bank
Nationwide Building Society
Allianz Insurance

Resilience in Infrastructure & IT Service Delivery
Special Category – Announced on the night

BCM Planning Software of the Year
Assurance Software
Catalyst by Avalution Consulting
ClearView Continuity
Daisy
RecoveryPlanner
Services Conseils RDI

Most Innovative Product of the Year
Fusion Risk Management
Post Office
Regus Workplace Recovery & Pronto Recovery
Services Conseils RDI
YUDU Sentinel

Cloud-based Services
Crises Control
F-24 UK
OnSolve
Shadow-Planner with the University of Pennsylvania
YUDU Sentinel

Global Award
Abqaiq Plants-Saudi Aramco Company
Abu Dhabi Ports
City and County of San Francisco - Department of Technology
Clari5
Continuity Software
Environment Agency Abu Dhabi
Etihad Etisalat Company - Mobily
Kuwait Telecommunications Company
Roads and Transport Authority

Best Contribution to Continuity & Resilience
Arab National Bank
Avalution Consulting
Cutover
Daisy Corporate Services
Fusion Risk Management
Regus Workplace Recovery & Pronto Recovery
Victoria Business Improvement District

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