June 26th, 2015 News
The British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA) in association with Grant Thornton UK LLP have awarded Automated Intelligence (AI) the “Northern Ireland Venture Capital-backed Management Team of the Year”.
The prestigious awards, set up to celebrate the success stories of the private equity and venture capital industry are now in their seventh year. Following a series of regional heats the winners were announced on Thursday 25th June at the Award Ceremony in London.
As a regional winner, the AI Management Team demonstrated strategic ambition and achievement with the ability to optimise operations to fuel growth. This enabled them to win the accolade of one of the top private equity and venture capital-backed companies in the UK as selected by a panel of industry experts.
Mark Godfrey, CEO comments
“It is great to be recognised as one of the top management teams in the UK. AI continue to focus on building a local company that competes on a global basis against some of the biggest IT companies in the world, contributing to the skills base and economy of NI. We have developed a new way of solving information management problems and as a result we are creating significant savings for our customers and delivering an IT environment that is user friendly. We consistently compete against some of the largest software companies in the world winning major contracts with significant customers, including 15 of the 24 UK Ministerial Departments. Our people are vital to our success and having double success at the Irish News Workplace awards in 2014 was a fantastic demonstration of the culture we have been striving to achieve. Over the next year the company will once again grow to meet exciting goals and we are proud to be on this journey with the team that surrounds us.”