AVEVA named Britain’s Most Admired Company in the Software and Computer Services Sector

03 December 2014

Management Today award recognises AVEVA’s position as a dynamic, robust, innovative company, leading the way in business and technology

Cambridge, UK: AVEVA announced today that it has been ranked Britain’s Most Admired Company for the Software and Computer Services sector, at a ceremony at Claridge’s, London, on 2 December. The Management Today award, now in its 24th year, saw AVEVA selected ahead of such industry giants as Telecity and Sage. AVEVA was recognised by a peer review process after scoring highly in a number of categories including capacity to innovate, quality of management and quality of goods and services.

’Once again I am delighted that AVEVA has been recognised, not only as a thriving British business, but also for our technical achievements in the software industry,’ said Richard Longdon, CEO, AVEVA. ‘It is an honour to receive this award which recognises the effort and dedication of our entire team in all our offices around the world.’

Mat Truche-Gordon, EVP Business Strategy, AVEVA, who picked up the award along with Hilary Wright, EVP Business Services, AVEVA, adds, ‘It is particularly humbling to be recognised by our peers, ahead of many distinguished names in British and global business. AVEVA is a truly global company with strong British roots and we look forward to building on the technical leadership, innovation and strength of our people to continue our success in 2015.’

‘AVEVA has been a consistent performer in the Britain's Most Admired Companies software & computers category, regularly appearing in the top two,’ said Matthew Gwyther, Editor of Management Today. ‘These awards recognise business success and honours those that stand out amongst their peer group. It is a testament to AVEVA that it ranks so highly and we congratulate this significant achievement.’

AVEVA is currently working on a number of innovative technology projects developing its Digital Asset approach and adopting enablers such as cloud and mobile technologies to unlock the power of project and asset information. The Digital Asset approach is unique in enabling best-in-class technologies to create, share and exploit a single definitive source of trusted asset information through all stages of the asset life cycle.

About Britain's Most Admired Companies

Now in its 24th year, MT's ‘Britain's Most Admired Companies’ awards offer a unique insight into the real factors behind corporate reputation. Winners are identified by peer review: Britain's top companies and their bosses are asked to assess their rivals, a revealing exercise that really gets to the heart of what makes businesses succeed. Britain's Most Admired Companies awards celebrate that vital ingredient: what it takes to be admired by your closest rivals.

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Media contact:

Kate Magill
Communications Manager
AVEVA Corporate Marketing
[email protected]
Tel: +44 1223 558204