The very best in the profession shortlisted for CILT Annual Awards - CILT(UK)
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The challenge for this year’s judging panel was greater than ever before, with the Institute receiving more than 100 outstanding entries; and after countless hours of deliberation, CILT is pleased to announce the finalists for its Annual Awards for Excellence 2018.

Diversity Champion

Jane Desmond, Operations Director, HCT Group  
Reading Buses

Environment Improvement
Sponsored by The Environment Network

Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS)
Optare plc

Health & Safety 

Bazalgette Tunnel Ltd
McGee Group 
Wincanton plc

Operations Excellence
Sponsored by IC Resources

Greenshields Cowie Ltd
John Lewis
UK Defence Logistics

Passenger Transport
Sponsored by FORS

Go-Ahead Group
Liberty Bus

People Development
Sponsored by XPO Logistics

John Lewis
MOD, Logistics Specialist Training Wing
Unsworth Global Logistics

Rising Star
Sponsored by Hays

Rebecca Hambleton, Business Management Graduate, BT Supply Chain 
Kemoy Scott, Operations Manager, HCT Group
Sebastian Steinhauser, CEO & Founder, Parcelly

Supply Chain Innovation 

Caliber Global

Technology Innovation
Sponsored By Michael Page  

R2C Online

Warehouse Operations
Sponsored by Toyota Material Handling

John Lewis

The CILT Annual Awards for Excellence encompass all areas of distinction throughout the profession, and celebrates talent, innovation and success across each of the nine sectors that the Institute represents.

Kevin Richardson FCILT, Chief Executive, CILT(UK) says: “The continued success of our profession is reflected through the Institute’s awards. We recognise the achievements of individuals and businesses in promoting the highest professional standards in our profession and are the ultimate seal of approval for all those involved in the movement of goods and people. Congratulations to all those announced as finalists for CILT’s Annual Awards for Excellence.” 

This year’s winners will be announced at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, London on Thursday 18th October. For more information, and to book your place: /awards. 01536 740148 or


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