Award Categories

Winners

The ICSA Annual Awards 2018

Congratulations to all the winners of the ICSA Awards 2019.

The evening was a huge success, recognising and rewarding company secretaries, governance professionals and leaders in corporate reporting across 19 categories.

The winners are:

Annual Report of the Year (FTSE 100)

Sponsored by Link Asset Services

  • Winner: Taylor Wimpey plc

Annual Report of the Year (FTSE 250)

Sponsored by Intertrust

  • Winner: Hammerson plc
  • Highly commended: Great Portland Estates plc

Annual Report of the Year (Small Cap and AIM)

Sponsored by Jones and Palmer

  • Winner: Biffa plc
  • Highly commended: AA plc
  • Highly commended: Majestic Wine plc

Audit Disclosure of the Year

  • Winner: United Utilities Group PLC

Risk Disclosure of the Year

Sponsored by EQS Group

  • Winner: Experian plc
  • Highly commended: Prudential plc

Board Disclosure of the Year

Sponsored by Association of Women Chartered Secretaries

  • Winner: Rolls Royce plc

Strategic Report of the Year

Sponsored by Addleshaw Goddard

  • Winner: Derwent London plc
  • Highly Commended: Diageo plc

Remuneration Report of the Year

Sponsored by Aon

  • Winner: Marks and Spencer Group plc
  • Highly Commended: SSE plc

Sustainability Disclosure of the Year

  • Winner: Pennon plc
  • Highly Commended: Vodafone Group plc

Stakeholder Disclosure of the Year

Sponsored by Prism Cosec

  • Winner: Derwent London plc

Board Evaluation Disclosure of the Year

  • Winner: SSE plc

Gender Pay Gap Reporting of the Year

Sponsored by Gapsquare

  • Winner: Diageo plc
  • Highly Commended: Taylor Wimpey plc

Best Investor Engagement

  • Winner: BlackRock Investment Management

Company Secretary of the Year

Sponsored by Diligent

  • Winner: Peter Lee, South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS FT
  • Highly Commended: Andrew Eames, St. Modwen Properties PLC

Governance Professional of the Year

Sponsored by Computershare Governance Services

  • Winner: Wendy Stanger, East Coast College

Team of the Year

Sponsored by Nasdaq Boardvantage

  • Winner: Provident Financial plc

Governance Project of the Year

Sponsored by Board Intelligence

  • Winner: HSBC – Global governance excellence
  • Highly Commended: Premier League / EFL – Capability Code of Practice

Service Provider of the Year

  • Winner: Support Services for Education
  • Highly Commended: DMJ Recruitment

The One to Watch

Sponsored by DMJ Recruitment

  • Winner: Christina Meikle, Senior Consultant, Ernst & Young LLP