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ISG Announces Winners of 2018 ISG Paragon Awards™ Europe

Company Release - 10/12/2018 5:00 AM ET

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

LONDON, Oct. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Information Services Group (ISG) (Nasdaq: III), a leading global technology research and advisory firm, last night announced the winners of its 2018 ISG Paragon Awards™ Europe at a gala event in London.

Produced by ISG Events, 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 automation, cognitive solutions and AI.

The winners were selected by an independent panel of industry experts drawn from the fields of business, media and philanthropy, and announced in the following categories:

Excellence:Outstanding delivery by a service provider

Winner: Infosys and Reckitt Benckiser

Transformation:Successfully transformed organization or key business function

Winner: Capgemini and Nufarm Ltd

Leadership:A client executive who demonstrated exceptional drive and leadership

Winner: Bibi Knoetze, Coty

Collaboration: A mutually beneficial sourcing relationship between client and provider

Winner: Cognizant and Unit4

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

Winner: HCL and Manchester United FC

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

Winner: T-Systems for Smart Beehives

Woman in Technology:Recognizing an individual who has made a significant contribution to the creation or management of a successful project, or a program supporting women in technology

Winner:Ruth Davis, BT

ISG Special Award: Recognizing a significant contribution to the sourcing industry.

Winner: Infosys and Vodafone

Speaking at last night's awards ceremony, ISG Partner Barry Matthews said: "Each of our very worthy winners has made a significant contribution to helping their organizations, colleagues and clients use technology to achieve real and lasting results. We extend our warmest congratulations to all the ISG Paragon Awards™ winners and finalists and applaud their inspirational approaches and strong business partnerships."

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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