In this category the Judges will be looking for evidence on how the individual has used creative and original approaches within their employing organization to improve overall resilience. Evidence of effective planning, response and recovery from the impacts of actual or potential disruptive incidents will add weight to the application. Further evidence of continual improvement and demonstrating how the entrant has influenced strategic thinking within the organization will enhance the entry.  

This individual is likely to be recognised as a leading and influential professional by his/her peer group and will be able to demonstrate their contribution to the growth of the discipline.

This category is for individuals who have 2 or more years’ experience in continuity and resilience. Those with less than 2 years’ experience should enter Newcomer of the Year.