Thank you to all who showed an interest in the Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards Scotland 2018/19.
As one of the leading countries in the world for best practice procurement, as you would expect, the standard of the submissions from 2018/19 raised the bar! So, thank you! Well done to everyone who entered and congratulations to those who reached the finalist stage from the many entries into the Scottish Awards.
We are now delighted to reveal that the finalists in each category have been decided. All entries were reviewed by a panel of judges made up of experts in UK procurement including Ainslie McLaughlin, Director of Procurement and Commercial at Scottish Government; Nikki Bell, Head of Commercial Policy & Project Assurance at Scottish Government and Martin Street, Strategic Sourcing Director at NHS National Services Scotland. All members of this year’s judging panel can be viewed here.