7 November 2019, Mercure Holland House Hotel, Cardiff

CELEBRATING EXCELLENCE IN PUBLIC PROCUREMENT

GO Awards Wales 2018/19 – Finalists!

Thank you to all who showed an interest in the Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards Wales 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 Welsh Awards. All the entries were reviewed by a panel of judges made up of experts in UK procurement including Umar Hussain MBE, Chief Financial Officer, South Wales Police, Sue Moffatt, Commercial Director, National Procurement Service, Welsh Government and Mark Roscow MBE, Director of Procurement Services, NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership. All members of this year’s judging panel can be viewed here.

GO Best Service Award

Category Sponsor;

  • Fineline Printing & Stationery Ltd
  • Lyreco UK Ltd
  • Multitime Systems Ltd
  • SALIIS Ltd
  • Welshpool Town Council (For entry: The Street Scene)
  • Welshpool Town Council (For entry: Welshpool Tourist Information Centre)

GO Procurement Innovation of the Year Award – Taking the procurement function forward

Category Sponsor;

  • NHS Wales Informatics Service
  • NHS Wales Procurement Services
  • NHS Wales – Shared Services Partnership (NWSSP) (For entry: Introducing Robitics Process Automation into Accounts Payable)
  • NHS Wales – Shared Services Partnership (NWSSP) (For entry: Priority Supplier Programme)
  • NWSSP Procurement – Supply Chain
  • Qualifications Wales
  • The City of Cardiff Council
  • Welsh Government

GO Procurement Leadership of the Year Award

Category Sponsor:

  • Office for National Statistics (For entry: Commercial Integration and Governance)
  • Office for National Statistics (For entry: ONS Commercial Apprentices and Students Scheme)
  • South Wales Police; Partner organisations – Gwent Police, Dyfed-Powys Police and North Wales Police
  • Tai Calon Community Housing

GO Procurement Project of the Year Award

Category Sponsor;

  • NHS Wales Informatics Service
  • NHS Wales – Shared Services Partnership (NWSSP) – Procurement Commissioning
  • Intellectual Property Office

GO Procurement Team of the Year Award

Category Sponsor;  

  • Groundwork North Wales
  • NHS Wales – Shared Services Partnership (NWSSP) (For entry: Accounts Payable transformation programme)
  • NHS Wales – Shared Services Partnership (NWSSP) – Specialist Estate Services
  • Office for National Statistics
  • Tai Tarian
  • Welshpool Town Council

GO Social and Community Benefit in Procurement Award

Category Sponsor;

  • Conwy County Borough Council, Muse Developments Ltd, Bowmer & Kirkland Ltd
  • Oil4Wales Ltd
  • St David’s Children Society (Cardiff University, Barnardo’s, Adoption UK)
  • Swansea Council and Ministry of Furniture Ltd
  • Tai Tarian
  • Welshpool Town Council

GO Excellence Wales Award 2018

Category Sponsor: Finalists into this category will be announced at the evening awards.