CIO of the Year

  • Cait O'Riordan, Chief Product and Information Officer, Financial Times
  • Susan Standiford, Chief Technology Officer and Executive Board Member, Zeal Network SE
  • Heidi Fraser-Krauss, Director of Information Services, University of York

 

Digital Leader of the Year

  • Eleanor Bradley, Chief Operating Officer , Nominet
  • Hannah Armand, Head of Clinical Information Systems, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS foundation Trust
  • Jennifer Roubaud, UK VP, Dataiku
  • Sarah Targett, External Collaborations Lead, Syngenta
  • Sarah Wells, Principal Engineer, Financial Times
  • Chelsea Reid, Head of Social Media Operations, Barclays Bank
  • Laura Willis, Digital Marketing Manager International, Information Builders
  • Susan Greenhill, Head of Clinical Information Systems, Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Christa Guntermann, Principal Manager SIM Products, Vodafone GmbH

 

Diversity Employer of the Year

  • TechMarketView
  • Advanced
  • FDM Group
  • Cloudreach Europe Ltd
  • Ocado Technology
  • Mayden

 

Diversity Project of the Year

  • Aberystwyth University - BCS Women Lovelace Colloquium
  • National Grid - Girls2Tech
  • Capgemini UK PLC - Capgemini Active Inclusion Program
  • University College London - Mantra, Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction
  • Northumbria University - Executive Women Leaders in ICT Programme
  • KPMG - IT's Her Future
  • Tellermate Ltd.
  • Vodafone Group - ReConnect
  • Cyber Security Capital - Women in Cybersecurity

 

Entrepreneur of the Year

  • Kim Nilsson, CEO, Pivigo
  • Romi Savova, Chief Executive Officer, PensionBee
  • Sarah Lellow, Managing Director, Reciprocal Ltd/ LifecycleStor Ltd.
  • Shalini Anita Chellaraj, Software Engineer, Tellermate
  • Laura Tucker (nee Fedorciow), Director, Vertigo Ventures LTD.
  • Imogen Wethered, CEO/Co-Founder, Qudini

 

Hero of the Year (Enterprise)

 

  • Ceinwen Blake, Head Technical Delivery and IT Operations, Office for National Statistics
  • Khyati Robinson, Operational Readiness Lead, PaddyPowerBetfair
  • Michelle Cope, Portfolio Architect, Allianz 
  • Nicoleta Raportaru, Executive Consultant, Atos Consulting
  • Samantha Allanson, Operations Manager, Atos Consulting
  • Victoria Morgan-Smith, Delivery Lead, Business Technology, Financial Times Ltd.
  • Rachel Ruston, Head of IT Delivery & Commercial Services, Barnsley Metropolitan Council / Code Green
  • Tara George, Executive Assistant to CIO, Allianz Insurance
  • Helen Mallett, Head of Service Delivery UK and Ireland, Centrica
  • Louise Mackinlay, Senior Manager, Hosting Operations Northern Europe , Vodafone
  • Sescia Grelet, Project Manager, Red Hat UK Ltd.

 

Hero of the Year (SME)

  • Beverley Heath, Delivery Manager, MooD International
  • Elena Polubochko, CTO, Godel Technologies
  • Joanna Tosko, Operations Manager, PPL
  • Sally Padmore, Client Services Manager, IRESS
  • Jennifer Shorten, Technical Delivery Architect, MarkLogic
  • Laura Higgins, Online Safety Operations Manager, South West Grid for Learning
  • Fiona Braithwaite, Service Delivery Compliance Manager, SGN
  • Rachel Freeman, Operations Director UK, Creative Virtual Ltd
  • Karen Mace, Assistant Registrar, University Of Derby

 

Innovator of the Year

  • Romi Savova, CEO, PensionBee
  • Fiona Dawson, Implementation Manager and Feature Owner, Mayden
  • Julie Bretland, CEO, Our Mobile Health
  • Melba Foggo, Managing Director, Financial Services, Sopra Steria
  • Orsolya Patterson, Business Analyst, MooD International
  • Vidhyalakshmi Karthikeyan, Principal Research Scientist, BT
  • Lydia Barbara, Head of Innovation Strategy, Microgaming
  • Chelsea Reid, Head of Social Media Operations, Barclays Bank
  • Deryn Graham, Retired Senior Lecturer, University of Greenwich
  • Claire Powell, Senior Product Manager, Financial Times

 

IT Leader of the Year

 

  • Anne Marie Neatham, COO, Ocado Technology
  • Clare Grant, General Manager, Red Hat
  • Marianne Calder, VP EMEA, Puppet
  • Melba Foggo, Managing Director, Financial Services, Sopra Steria
  • Nikki Carr, Operations Director, Tempcover Ltd
  • Sarah Lellow, Managing Director, Reciprocal Ltd/ LifecycleStor Ltd
  • Sarah Targett, Syngenta
  • Susan Standiford, Chief Technology Officer and Executive Board Member, Zeal Network SE
  • Bruna Pellicci, IT Director, Ashurst
  • Rachel Tracey, Director, KPMG
  • Nicky Stewart, Commercial Director, UKCloud Ltd

 

Outstanding Returner Award

 

  • Cecilia Dexter-Tissington, Operational Analyst, Allianz Insurance
  • Shalini Anita Chellaraj, Software Engineer, Tellermate
  • Claire Stephens, Senior Customer Success Manager, Red Hat
  • Sophie Gillot, Senior Talent Acquisition Manager, EMEA, Red Hat
  • Klair Neenan, Head of IT Delivery, SSE Ireland
  • Kerstin Theiner, Head of Transformation, Vodafone Group Services GmbH
  • Samantha Pink, IT Resource and Talent Manager, Allianz Insurance
  • Sheila Marriott, IT Consultant, FDM Group

 

Outstanding Transformation (Enterprise)

 

  • Ceinwen Blake, Head Technical Delivery and IT Operations, Office for National Statistics
  • Michelle Cope, Portfolio Architect, Allianz PLC
  • Rachel Nolan, Senior Consultant , Atos
  • Tracy Corkett, Services Delivery Practice Lead, Red Hat
  • Samantha Taylor-Smith, Programme Director, Fidelity International
  • Stephanie Lynch Habib, Chief Marketing Officer, Colt Technology Services
  • Pooja Naidu, Group Product Manager - Conversion, Financial Times
  • Emma Kaid, Head of IT Operations and Cargo, Emirates Airlines
  • Helen Mallett, Head of Service Delivery UK and Ireland, Centrica
  • Charlotte Walters, IT Manager, Allianz
  • Kirsty Bright, Senior Manager, Cognitive & Robotics Programmes, Vodafone Group Services
  • Julie Delargy, IT Service Centre Manager, John Lewis Partnership

 

Outstanding Transformation (SME)

 

  • Bethan Timmins, Delivery Manager, Principal Asia Pacific, Equal Experts
  • Claire Tuckey, Product Owner, Mayden
  • Elsa Chen, Chief Executive Officer, Entanet
  • Sally Scott, CMO, Advanced
  • Sarah Targett, External Collaborations Lead, Syngenta
  • Louise McCarthy, Director of Digital Transformation, Giggle
  • Pav Shergill, Project Manager, Nimbl Ltd
  • Chrissie Felthouse, Senior Project Manager, University of Derby
  • Colette Osborne, Salesforce Project Manager, Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations
  • Abigail Powell, Senior Manager, Business Intelligence, KPMG

 

Rising Star Award (SME)

 

  • Anya Rumyantseva, Data Scientist, Pentaho, a Hitachi Group Company
  • Jo Hopkins, Senior UX Consultant, IRESS
  • Kim Nilsson, CEO, Pivigo
  • Zee Allison, (Acting) Senior Toolkit Developer, University of Aberdeen
  • Sarah Mottershead, Consultant, MooD International
  • Ellie Barrett, Alliances Manager, Natterbox
  • Beverley Newing, Front End Developer, Oxford Computer Consultants
  • Imogen Wethered, CEO/CO-Founder, Qudini

 

Rising Star Award (Enterprise)

 

  • Treasa Harkin, Technology Consultant, KPMG
  • Anika Blacksmith, Manager, Inside Sales, Red Hat
  • Vidhyalakshmi Karthikeyan, Principal Research Scientist, BT
  • Ariane Gadd, Senior DevOps Engineer, KPMG
  • Isabelle Cave, Project Support Team Leader, Ocado Technology
  • Carline James, Lead Business Systems Analyst, Allianz Insurance
  • Synthura Raviraj, Technology Analyst, KPMG
  • Andjela Djukanovic, Tech Risk Consulting Analyst, KPMG
  • Louise Lawrey, Business Consultant, Atos
  • Jenni Williams, Digital Service Manager, Office for National Statistics
  • Ruby Nithyanand, Technology Risk Manager, BlackRock
  • Janette Isiguzo, Service Delivery Manager (Enterprise), Rackspace

 

Role Model of the Year (SME)

 

  • Alison Sturgess-Durden, Director, Mayden
  • Katy Axtell, Head of Business Solutions, SGN
  • Susan Greenhill, Head of Clinical Information Systems, Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Vicky Trowell, Product Delivery Manager, Willmott Dixon
  • Virginia Hodge, Principal Engineer, Snowflake Software
  • Imogen Wethered, CEO/Co-Founder, Qudini
  • Madeleine Togher, Senior Lecturer of Information Systems and Application Development, University of Greenwich
  • Nicole Bryan, VP of Product Management, Tasktop Technologies
  • Heidi Fraser-Krauss, Director of Information Services, University of York

Role Model of the Year (Enterprise)


 

  • Anna Goss, Head of B2B-Enterprise, Kaspersky
  • Rina Brahmbhatt, Senior Solution Architect/ITSM Consultant/ITIL Trainer, Atos Global Consulting
  • Emma Kaid, Head of IT Operations and Cargo, Emirates Airlines
  • Rachel Ruston, Head of IT Delivery & Commercial Services, Barnsley Metropolitan Council / Code Green
  • Anna Miedzianowska, Head of Product, Ocado Technology
  • Anna Somaiya, Senior Consultant CIO Advisory, KPMG
  • Leanne Allen, Director - Banking Technology Data, KPMG
  • Sue Forder, Executive Information Architect, IBM
  • Charlotte Walters, IT Manager, Allianz
  • Christine Bellenger, Corporate MIS Manager, Allianz Insurance
  • Melissa Di Donato, Chief Revenue Officer, SAP
  • Nickie Harding, Head of Information Management Systems and Analytics Cambridge University Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust
  • Annagreth Flierl Williams, Manager, Strategic Customer Engagement (SCE) EMEA, Red Hat
  • Katrina Novakovic, Senior Customer Success Manager, Red Hat

 

 

Security Leader of the Year

 

  • Nikita Lohia, Junior Integration Engineer, The Financial Times Ltd.
  • Samantha Hoffmann, Digital Security Manager, Microgaming
  • Jan Langham, Head of Security, Risk & Engagement, Paddypower Betfair
  • Louise Bader-Jones, Departmental security officer, Deputy SIRO Office for National Statistics
  • Dee Deu, CISO, British Land
  • Emma Smith, Group Technology Security Director, Vodafone Group

 

Woman of the Year (Enterprise)

 

  • Heather Savory, Director General for Data Capability, Office for National Statistics
  • Melissa Di Donato, Chief Revenue Officer, SAP S/4HANA Cloud, SAP
  • Michelle Cope, Portfolio Architect, Allianz Plc
  • Sheila Flavell, Chief Operating Officer, FDM Group
  • Vidhyalakshmi Karthikeyan, Principal Research Scientist, BT
  • Louise McCarthy, Director of Digital Transformation, Giggle
  • Ariane Gadd, Senior DevOps Engineer, KPMG
  • Pamela Maynard, Area President, Europe, Avanade
  • Neha Sinha, Dev Ops Project Manager, Centrica Plc
  • Claire Carter, MD, WoltersKluwer

 

Woman of the Year (SME)

 

  • Elsa Chen, Chief Executive Officer, Entanet
  • Gemma Crothers, Tech Outreach Manager, Kainos Software
  • Jane Zavalishina, CEO, Yandex Data Factory
  • Leigh-Anne Galloway, Cyber Security Resilience Lead, Positive Technologies.
  • Shalini Anita Chellaraj, Software Engineer, Tellermate
  • Dolciebella Elliott, CEO and Managing Partner, Revolutum
  • Imogen Wethered, CEO/Co-Founder, Qudini
  • Julie Donkin, Divisional Director - Cyber & Tech Division, Ashley Page Insurance Brokers
  • Jane Frankland, Managing Director, Cyber Security Capital
  • Patty Kostkova, Principal Research Associate in ehealth, University College London