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Shortlist published for the 2018 CIR Business Continuity Awards

Now in their 20th year, CIR Magazine’s Business Continuity Awards recognise the achievements of business continuity, security, resilience and risk professionals. The awards are judged by an independent panel of experts and winners will be announced at a ceremony in London on 7th June 2018. The shortlist for the awards is as follows:

Manager of the Year 
Claire Crumpton, Barclays
Nicky Russell, RBS
Suneel Thakur, VFS Global

Newcomer of the Year
Amelia Barton, Regester Larkin by Deloitte
Christopher Hucke, Barclays
Jon O'Connell, First Data

Adviser of the Year
Charles Barlow, Deloitte LLP
David Davies, Daisy
Ewan Donald, PlanB Consulting
Dennis Flynn, Dromore House Consulting
Andrew MacLeod, Needhams 1834
Ben Paterson, Hex Resilience
Claire Powles,  ClearView Continuity

Team of the Year 
Arab National Bank, Saudi Arabia
Arvato Finance BPO
Citi
DHL Supply Chain
DVLA
RBS
RSA
USAA

Specialist Company of the Year       
CMAC BCT
Harwell Restoration
Instinctif Partners
International SOS
N2W Software
PlanB Consulting

Specialist Technology Company of the Year
ClearView Continuity
Cutover
Databarracks
F24 UK Limited
FireEye
N2W Software
Team UAV
Transputec
YUDU for Sentinel

Most Effective Recovery of the Year 
Aon
Cisco Services
Citi
CMAC BCT
First Data
News UK
Regus and Pronto Recovery & Rentals

Strategy of the Year 
DHL Supply Chain
Lloyds Banking Group
Marks & Spencer
RBS
USAA

Strategy in Partnership
Barclays & Cutover
CEMEX & PlanB Consulting
HomeServe & Daisy
International SOS & Everbridge
Civil Nuclear  Constabulary & CMAC BCT
Pension Protection Fund & PA Consulting Group

Initiative of the Year
Arab National Bank, Saudi Arabia
ASOS.com
Barclays
citizenAID
Marks & Spencer

Incident Management Award 
FalconHQ
Imperial College London
N2W Software
NEX Group and PA Consulting Group
RBS
USAA

Transformation Award
DVLA
Imperial College London
RBS
RSA

Excellence in BC in the Financial Sector 
Arab National Bank, Saudi Arabia
Barclays
Lloyds Banking Group
RBS
TP ICAP and PA Consulting Group

Excellence in BC in Industry
HomeServe & Daisy
N2W Software
News UK
Water Direct

BCM Planning Software of the Year            
ClearView Continuity
Daisy
Fusion Risk Management
Services Conseils RDI Inc.
Sungard Availability Services AssuranceCM

Most Innovative Product of the Year          
citizenaid
Business Continuity as a Service (BCaaS), Daisy
DxEnterprise, DH2i
FACT24 Ultimate PLUS, F24 UK
Optic Tools, Instinctif Partners
TravelTracker, International SOS
MITS, PlanB Consulting
Omniwatch, Spook Limited
Sentinel, YUDU

Cloud based Services 
F24 UK Limited
N2W Software
OnSolve
YUDU
Zerto

DRaaS Award 
Databarracks
Iland
Sungard Availability Services

Global Award 
Avalution Consulting
Continuity Software
Dubai Airports Corporation
Dubai Electricty and Water Authority (DEWA)
Marjason Consulting DWC-LLC
Qatar Islamic Bank
RecoveryPlanner

Best Contribution to Continuity and Resilience    
Barclays
ClearView Continuity
Daisy
Regester Larkin by Deloitte
Dynamic Workplace Recovery, by Regus and Pronto Recovery & Rentals
Sungard Availability Services.

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