British Expertise International Awards 2016
THE AWARDS AT A GLANCE
Welcome to the 2016 British Expertise International Awards. We continue to increase the impact of this recognition programme that provides an outstanding showcase for the international achievements of the UK professional services sector.
Over the past three years the Awards competition has demonstrated just how much our industry has to celebrate. The companies that participated in the 2014, 2015 and 2016 Awards are involved in many of the world's most important development and infrastructure projects, delivering world-beating quality and innovation.
The Awards attract support from UK Trade & Investment, and are also supported by leading industry figures and client representatives who give their time to judge the Awards.
Leading players in the professional services sector also play their part taking great care in entering the competition and participating enthusiastically in the celebrations together with colleagues and guests.
There are a total of 11 categories, which have been designed for a wide range of companies from large corporations to SMEs, working in all sectors served by British Expertise International.
WINNERS OF THE 2016 BEI AWARDS
Outstanding International Development Project in a Fragile State (Non-Infrastructure)
Winner - ADAM SMITH INTERNATIONAL, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Support, Sierra Leone
HC - COFFEY INTERNATIONAL, Aitebaar: Peacebuilding Support, Pakistan
HC - ADAM SMITH INTERNATIONAL, Tamkeen: Creating Change in Syria
Outstanding International Development Project (Infrastructure)
Winner - ADAM SMITH INTERNATIONAL, Solar Nigeria Programme
HC - ALDWYCH INTERNATIONAL, Lake Turkana Wind Power Project
HC - MABEY BRIDGE, Sri Lanka Regional Bridging Project
Outstanding International Development Project (Non-Infrastructure)
Winner - BRITISH COUNCIL, Civil Society Support Programme
HC - INVEST IN AFRICA, Invest in Africa and the African Partner Pool
Outstanding International Design Project
Winner - BURO HAPPOLD, Shimoga Processing Centre (Alongside Chadwick International Architects)
HC - AECOM, Otkritie Arena (Spartak Moscow Stadium), Moscow
Outstanding International Architecture Project
Winner - STUFISH ENTERTAINMENT ARCHITECTS, Dai Show Theatre
Winner - TP BENNETT, Ghana District Hospital
HC - PLP ARCHITECTURE, The Edge, Amsterdam
HC - ATKINS, Dubai Opera
Outstanding International Masterplanning Project
Winner - BROADWAY MALYAN, Masterplan Framework for Luanda, Angola 2015-2030
Young Consultant of the Year
Winner - MO ALI, Aid Works Ltd
Winner - GEMMA JAMES, Turner & Townsend
HC - ERIKA HOGANSON, Crown Agents
HC - GLYN UTTING, WYG
Outstanding International Collaboration
Winner - CROWN AGENTS, Supplying the Frontline of the Fight Against Ebola
HC - WYG, Public Financial Management Capacity Strengthening, Somalia
HC - PELL FRISCHMANN, Low Carbon Industrial Study
Outstanding International Leadership
Winner - ECORYS LTD, Economic Empowerment of the Poorest (EEP): Bangladesh
HC - PALLADIUM, Let’s Make it Possible—The Palladium Foundation
Outstanding International Business (SME)
Winner - INTEGRITY
Outstanding International Business
Winner - ARUP
HC - CUNDALL
AWARDS CATEGORIES AND CRITERIA
British Expertise International Awards are open to all UK professional services firms working internationally, not just British Expertise members.
Entries are welcome from all companies, for all projects and for all individualls that have made an outstanding contribution to the sector.
British Expertise International Awards 2016 comprise 11 categories. Each category has been carefully selected with the intent of capturing the full depth and breadth of skills and innnovation found in the UK.
Click for more details of the Awards Categories and Judging Criteria.
The Awards are supported by a number of leading industry figures and client representatives, who give their time to participate in the judging panel.judge the Awards. Under the Chairmanship of HRH the Duke of Gloucester, they review each entry according to the rigorous criteria specific to each category in order to identify the very best projects, organisations and individuals. Click to see Details of the Judges.
This powerful showcase would not be possible without the backing from our sponsors - some of the brightest and best brands in our industry. The British Expertise International Awards represent an opportunity to align your organisation with excellence. For further information about sponsorship for next year's awards, please contact Sue Watkins (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Tracey Smith (email@example.com).
THE AWARDS CELEBRATION DINNER
The Celebration Dinner when the winners are announced is targeted at a high profile audience, and presents many of the UK's most successful and ambitious companies in these sectors. This black tie event was held on 11 April 2016 at the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington, London.
PREVIOUS WINNERS AND FINALISTS
For details of the winners and finalists in previous years please see below: