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BCI European Awards 2017: Shortlist of finalists announced

The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2017 BCI European Awards. Some of the most outstanding business continuity and resilience professionals and organisations have made it to the final stage.


Continuity and Resilience Consultant 2017

Alberto Mattia (Panta Ray)
Petra Morrison (Daisy Group)
Werner Verlinden (Musena Consulting)

Most Effective Recovery 2017

BPER Banca
West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue

Continuity and Resilience Innovation 2017

Barclays Group Resilience
Crises Control

Continuity and Resilience Newcomer 2017

Elodie Huet (Arup)
Linda McAllorum (MUFG Investor Services)
Patrick Teves (Nestle Deutschland AG)
Timothy Dalby-Walsh (Needhams 1834)
Tinne Dewolf (Goffin Consulting)

Continuity and Resilience Professional (Private Sector) 2017

Joseph McClean (Ulster Bank)
Ken Clark (ARM)
Rob van den Eijnden (Philips)
Sarah Armstrong-Smith (Fujitsu)

Continuity and Resilience Professional (Public Sector) 2017

Carl Mayfield (Milton Keynes Council)
Rina Singh (NHS Professionals)
Russ Parramore (South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue)

Continuity and Resilience Provider (Service/Product) 2017

Alert Cascade
Business Continuity Training
ClearView Continuity
Send Word Now
Sungard Availability Services

Continuity and Resilience Team 2017

Chief Fire Officers Association
Marks & Spencer

Sponsored by Sungard Availability Services, the BCI’s European Awards Gala Dinner and Ceremony takes place at The Principal Hotel in Edinburgh on Thursday 11 May. The awards will be presented by David Thorp, the BCI’s executive director.

Tickets to the event include reception drinks, a three-course meal with fine wines and the awards ceremony. Individual tickets costs £75.00 +VAT. Tables of ten are priced at £675 +VAT.

*To book your tickets for this event click here

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MITIE awarded security contract with Arup

MITIE has been awarded a security services contract with Arup, the global professional services firm providing engineering, design, planning and consulting services for all aspects of the built environment.

MITIE’s Total Security Management (TSM) business was successful based on its experience in the corporate security sector, in addition to innovative offerings such as its online operational platform MiTSM.

The contract will see MITIE providing highly skilled people to Arup in order to protect the latter’s members of staff and assets.

MITIE TSM has won the contract to provide security for Arup. Credit: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye

MITIE TSM has won the contract to provide security for Arup. Credit: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye

In addition, MITIE will provide its market-leading security manager and resilience tool (SMART) software to create a consistent approach across Arup’s estate of buildings.

Bob Forsyth, managing director of MITIE’s TSM business, commented: “We’re delighted to be partnering with Arup to provide our comprehensive security services. We’ll be integrating our manpower and latest technological innovations to create an extensive security provision.”

Forsyth concluded: “This is a sector we know well, and we’ll be using our experts to drive results and the most effective forms of security.”

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