CGI Netherlands are the winner of the 2016 NCCC Business of the Year Award. The award, announced during the Annual Luncheon on 8th November 2016 in Amstelveen, was presented to Sander van den Born, VP Marketing, Communication & Innovation by Her Excellency Ambassador Sabine Nolke.
The award is designed to recognize companies that have significantly advanced the relationship between Canada and the Netherlands. In line with this years' luncheon theme of innovation, the jury praised the CGI Spark Innovation Center, an inspiring environment at the head office in Rotterdam, where CGI allows its visitors to experience the technological possibilities of the future. The space was officially opened last year by Prime Minister Mark Rutte and the NCCC Cyber-security event was held there in June.
CGI Group Inc., founded in 1976, is the fifth largest independent business and technology services provider in the world. With approximately 65,000 professionals in offices and global service centres in America, Europe, Asia and Oceania CGI offers a comprehensive portfolio of services, including high-end business and IT consulting, systems integration, application development and maintenance, infrastructure management as well as 150 IP-based services and solutions. Revenue annualized CGI has more than C $ 10 billion with an order backlog of more than C $ 20 billion. CGI is listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB) and are included in the FTSE4Good Index. Website: www.cginederland.nl.