Press Release

ISG Announces Finalists for ISG Paragon Awards™ Europe

Company Release - 5/11/2017 10:39 AM ET

Awards celebrate the evolution of the sourcing industry through the application of new sourcing approaches and digital technology

LONDON, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Information Services Group (ISG) (NASDAQ: III), a leading global technology research and advisory firm, has announced the finalists for the ISG Paragon Awards™ Europe 2017.

Produced by ISG Events, a new business unit that offers high-value, must-attend industry conferences, the ISG Paragon Awards™ Europe celebrate the evolution of the sourcing industry through the application of new sourcing approaches and digital technology, including the use of robotic process automation.

Winners in each category will be selected by a panel of independent industry experts and announced June 29, 2017 at a celebratory gala in London.

The finalists in each category are:

Excellence: Outstanding delivery by a service provider


  • Capgemini and Volvo Cars
  • Wipro and Innogy
  • Hexaware and a leading independent global provider of product and services related to a passenger's onboard experience

Transformation: Successfully transformed organization or key business function


  • HCL and Eir
  • Infosys and Open Reach (a BT Group company)
  • Genpact and Barclaycard
  • T-Systems and Rieber GmbH & Co. KG

Leadership: A client executive who demonstrated exceptional drive and leadership


  • Tim Spence, Eir
  • Lenny Alugas, Western Union
  • Sajjat Khan, CLS Services

Collaboration: A mutually beneficial sourcing relationship between client and provider


  • Wipro and National Grid
  • Scout RFP and Easyjet
  • Capgemini and Zurich Insurance

Imagination: For creativity and entrepreneurial spirit in helping organizations future-proof businesses and better serve customers


  • Infosys and Adecco
  • Capgemini and Mutuelle Generale de l'Education Nationale (MGEN)
  • Mphasis and a Major Car Manufacturer

Impact: Recognizing the impact of a client/service provider(s) relationship on a community or other group


  • TCS and the National Employment Savings Trust (NEST)
  • T-Systems and Gijón City Council
  • Tech Mahindra and the Community Action Platform for Energy (CAPE)

ISG Special Award
The ISG Special Award will be awarded on the night of June 29 to a nominated individual or organization. The winner will be identified by ISG to recognize their significant contribution to the evolution of the sourcing industry.

Barry Matthews, partner, ISG, said: "The quality of the submissions received this year has been exceptional and all of our finalists have demonstrated the very real benefits passed on to client organizations and their customers. I would like to congratulate each of our finalists and wish them the best of luck for the next round of judging."

About ISG
ISG (Information Services Group) (NASDAQ: III) is a leading global technology research and advisory firm. A trusted business partner to more than 700 clients, including 75 of the top 100 enterprises in the world, ISG is committed to helping corporations, public sector organizations, and service and technology providers achieve operational excellence and faster growth. The firm specializes in digital transformation services, including automation, cloud and data analytics; sourcing advisory; managed governance and risk services; network carrier services; technology strategy and operations design; change management; market intelligence and technology research and analysis. Founded in 2006, and based in Stamford, Conn., ISG employs more than 1,300 professionals operating in more than 20 countries—a global team known for its innovative thinking, market influence, deep industry and technology expertise, and world-class research and analytical capabilities based on the industry's most comprehensive marketplace data. For more information, visit

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