15 April 2014
The achievements of UK professional services organisations on the global stage were celebrated on 10th April with the announcement of the winners of the British Expertise International Awards 2014 held at London’s Cumberland Hotel.
Graham Olver, WYG Chief Operating Officer and British Expertise Chairman addressed the 250 guests who included British Expertise President, HRH The Duke of Gloucester, UK Minister of State for Trade and Investment, Lord Livingston and influential representatives from across our sectors.
WYG was also a proud sponsor for the ‘Outstanding International Business Award 2014’ category which Keith Cook, WYG, Managing Director, presented on our behalf to Hyder Consulting Middle East Ltd.
Graham Olver said: ‘Our Awards celebrate the achievements of so many inspiring individuals who are delivering world-class projects and services right across the globe.’
The evening also saw Lord Livingston launch the new Global Opportunity 2014 publication. WYG have been heavily involved in the development of the publication in conjunction with British Expertise and UKTI, which showcases the experience, knowledge and expertise of British companies to deliver major projects around the world. It features articles by Graham Olver and Gordon Lamond, WYG, Managing Director.
Lord Livingston said: ‘This publication, for the first time, brings together the knowledge and experience of Great Britain and shows the world what we, as a nation, are capable of.’
Find out more about the finalists and their projects here: Awards 2014 Brochure
Read the Global Opportunity 2014 publication here.