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Company of the Year Award

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Frontier Developments plc 

Frontier’s development strengths are immersive and fun gameplay design with unparalleled artistic quality, all underpinned and enabled by cutting-edge in-house technology and a talent for getting the best out of hardware and UI. 

The group has built a uniquely diverse catalogue of games – enabled by its Cobra technology – that has defined genres, earned critical acclaim and won a place in the hearts of millions of players. Having worked with a succession of top publishers, Frontier now self-publishes its own high quality, innovative games of different genres that embody its world-class expertise across all major gaming formats.


GB Group plc 

With a rich heritage of more than 30 years, offices in 19 locations worldwide and more than 1,000 employees globally, GB Group proudly stands as the global technology specialist in fraud, location and identity data intelligence.

The group is positioned to support business challenges and enable customer growth by protecting companies and governments to fight fraud and cybercrime, lower cost of compliance and improve customer digital onboarding experience in today’s digital economy.

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James Halstead plc 

James Halstead founded the group in 1915 and the company still bears his name. The business was initially founded as a weaving operation and the original product line was woven cotton textiles; however this later turned to the production of rubberised fabric used in rainwear and outdoor clothing. 

Today, Halstead’s flooring products are found in schools, hospitals, transport, public, commercial and residential buildings around the world.


YouGov plc 

YouGov is an international research and data analytics company. Its mission is to supply a continuous stream of accurate data and insight into what the world thinks, so that companies, governments and institutions can better serve the people and communities that sustain them.  

The group’s highly engaged proprietary global panel of over 8 million people provides thousands of data points on consumer opinions, attitudes and behaviour. YouGov combines this continuous stream of data with its research expertise to provide insights that enable intelligent decision-making and informed conversations. Its integrated suite of products, services and tools operates as a systematic platform serving YouGov data and intelligence for all stages of the marketing workflow.