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BCI Africa Awards

The BCI Africa Awards recognize the outstanding contributions of Business Continuity, Risk and Resilience professionals and organizations living or operating within the Africa region.

Do you qualify for this region? Submissions received from countries listed below will be accepted.

Algeria, Angola, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Ceuta, Chad, Comoros, Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guine, Eritrea, Ethiopia, French Southern and Antartic Lands, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Madeira, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Melilla, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Plazas de Soberani, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Rwanda, Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Saint Helena, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Somaliland, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Winners from the 2017 Africa awards are entered automatically into the BCI Global Awards that takes place in London each November as part of the BCI Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony. 

Ceremony date: 12 September 2017
Location: Johannesburg
Entry opens: 18 May 2017
Entry closes: 13 July 2017

Industry Personality vote opens: 20 July 2017

The 2017 Winners

Continuity and Resilience Personality 2017
Jeremy Capell

Continuity and resilience consultant 2017
Padma Naidoo

Most effective recovery 2017
Barclays Africa Retail and Business Bank

Continuity and resilience innovation 2017
Barclays Africa Resilience Programme

Continuity and resilience newcomer 2017
Semakaleng Mokonyane

Continuity and resilience professional (private sector) 2017
Jaun Harmse

Continuity and resilience professional (public sector) 2017
Eric Theron

Continuity and resilience team 2017
Continuity SA’s Global Centre of Excellence

2017 shortlist

Continuity and Resilience Personality 2017
Jeremy Capell
Merafe Mmusi
Jaun Harmse

Continuity and Resilience Consultant 2017
Grant Minaar
Junita van der Colff
Padma Naidoo
Tracey Linnell

Most Effective Recovery 2017
Barclays Africa Retail and Business Bank
Transnet – Durban Hazmat Fire Team
The Automobile Association of South Africa

Continuity and Resilience Innovation 2017
Barclays Africa Resilience Programme
ContinuitySA and Dimension Data – CDO powered by MRMP
Investec: Project Axel – running live!

Continuity and Resilience Newcomer 2017
Alessio Predieri
Ina Steyn
Maxine Gray
Semakaleng Mokonyane

Continuity and Resilience Professional (Private Sector) 2017
Bashni Naidoo
Craig Fourie
Jaun Harmse

Continuity and Resilience Professional (Public Sector) 2017
Eric Theron
Seikanelo Madisa
Shaylene Adonis

Continuity and Resilience Team 2017
ContinuitySA’s Global Centre of Excellence
Deloitte & Touche Resilience (BCM) Team
EY Cyber Resilience Team

The Categories

There are eight judged and one public vote category in this year's awards.

View the categories list

The Judging Panel

View the esteemed panel of judges for your regional award.

View the Judges' details

2016 winners

The 2016 BCI Africa Awards were held on the 7th September.

View the winners list