The shortlisted associations had to demonstrate ‘exceptional growth, entrepreneurial flair and innovation in elevating its position in the market*.
The Digital Accountancy Forum and Awards 2019, run by the Accountant and International Accounting Bulletin, celebrate excellence in the accountancy profession. Winners will be announced at a gala dinner on 3rd October, when decision makers and specialists in the industry gather together to discuss challenges and opportunities in the accountancy profession.
Ralf Zeiss, INPACT EMEA & CSA President, comments,
“We are delighted to have been shortlisted for the second consecutive year in the IAB award category of Rising Star of the Year. We are grateful that the panel has recognised the effective implementation of our five-year Strategic plan as well as the innovative initiatives we have undertaken to support our members and grow the association.”
In order to be shortlisted, INPACT had to provide evidence in four specific criteria:
- Effective implementation of a strategy that improves the association’s global position
- Use of innovation to greatly enhance service delivery
- Improved ranking/market position/member numbers
- Evidence of staff and client satisfaction
The judging panel comprised: IAB Group Editor, Robin Amlôt;Senior Editor of Financial Services for Intelligent Partnership, Jonathan Minter; Corporate Finance lawyer, James Peterson and former CEO of Kreston International, Jon Lisby.
*The Accountant & International Accounting Bulletin Awards 2019, entry criteria