Awards and Accreditations

We always work towards providing a quality service, which meets the requirements of our clients and the markets in which we operate. This has been recognised by a range of industry awards and accreditations.

Here are the awards we've won in 2016 and 2017...

Firm of the Year, Corporate Adviser Awards 2017

On 1 March 2017, we won the Firm of the Year award at the Corporate Adviser Awards.

Best Use of Technology, Corporate Adviser Awards 2017

On 1 March 2017, we won the Best Use of Technology by a Corporate Adviser at the Corporate Adviser Awards.

Best Dental Benefits Intermediary, Health Insurance Awards 2016

On 13 October, we won Best Dental Benefits Intermediary at the Health Insurance Awards 2016

The World's Most Innovative Companies Top 100, Forbes

We have been listed in Forbes magazine's The World’s Most Innovative Companies Top 100 list for the third year.

Best Flexible Benefits Provider, VIB Awards 2016

On 13 July, we won Best Flexible Benefits Provider at the Very Important Benefits (VIB) Awards 2016.

Best Use of Technology for Reward, VIB Awards 2016

On 13 July last year, we won Best Use of Technology for Reward at the Very Important Benefits (VIB) Awards 2016.

Institute and Faculty of Actuaries' (IFoA’s)

Quality Assurance Scheme (QAS) accreditation

Communication Specialist of the Year, Pension and Investment Provider Awards 2016

On 18 May 2016, we won the Communication Specialist of the Year award at the Pension and Investment Provider Awards.

Communication Innovation of the Year, UK Pensions Awards 2016

On 5 May 2016, we won the Communication Innovation of the Year at the UK Pensions Awards.

Employee Benefits Consultancy of the Year, UK Pensions Awards 2016

On 5 May 2016, we won the Employee Benefits Consultancy of the Year award at the UK Pensions Awards.

Pensions Age Awards 2016, Pensions Age

At the third successive Pensions Age Awards, we won the Pensions Communication Award!

ISO 27001 certification, Information Security

We have achieved the ISO 27001 certification. This means that we have industry approved security controls in place to protect our clients and company information.

Investor in Customers (IIC)

We have retained our ‘Outstanding’ 2 stars rating for IIC in 2016.

Silver Investors in People (liP)

We have been recognised as a Silver Investors in People (IiP) organisation.


More awards and accreditations

Here are the awards we've won in recent years...

The World's Most Innovative Companies Top 100, Forbes

We have been ranked #60 in Forbes magazine's The World’s Most Innovative Companies Top 100 list. We are also the tenth most innovative company in Europe.

Third Party Administrator of the Year Award, Pension and Investment Provider (PIP) Awards 2015

On 20 May 2015, we won Third Party Administrator of the Year at the Pension and Investment Provider (PIP) Awards hosted by Pensions Expert, a specialist title of the Financial Times.

Innovation Award of the Year, Pensions Age Awards 2015

We’re delighted to announce that we won the ‘Innovation Award of the Year’ at the Pensions Age Awards 2015 for our “stand out entry” according to the judging panel.

Very Important Benefits Awards 2015

On 14 May 2015, we won four out of the four awards we were nominated for at the VIB Awards hosted by Reward Guide magazine. We won Best Employee Benefits Consultant, Best Flexible Benefits Provider, Communications Company of the Year and the main award, Reward Provider of the Year.

Firm of the Year, Corporate Adviser Awards 2015

We have been voted Corporate Adviser's ‘Firm of the Year’ thanks to our pioneering work in the field of data analytics and how we are now applying this to the world of benefits strategy.

Best Communication Strategy, Irish Pension Awards 2014

On Thursday 27 November, our ‘Capita Ireland Defined Contribution Scheme’ won ‘Best Communication Strategy’ at the Irish Pension Awards 2014.

E-Learning Team of the Year, E-Learning Awards 2014

We’re delighted to announce that on 6 November 2014 we won the award for ‘E-Learning Team of the Year’ at the 10th annual E-Learning Awards 2014.

Most Influential Advisory Firm 2014, Mallowstreet Awards

We are delighted to announce that we were named ‘Most Influential Advisory Firm 2014’ at the Mallowstreet Awards, demonstrating recognition by peers of our thought-leadership and influence across the industry.

Most Influential Adviser 2014, Mallowstreet Awards

For the second year running Bobby Riddaway, Head of Investment Consulting, won the award for ‘Most Influential Adviser 2014’.

The World's Most Innovative Companies Top 100, Forbes

We have been ranked #60 in Forbes magazine's The World’s Most Innovative Companies Top 100 list. We are also the third most innovative UK based company listed.

Information Security ISO/IEC 27001

To demonstrate our continued commitment to Information Security we are certified to ISO/IEC 27001. This also means that we are employing consistent, best of class security with regards to logical and physical access to information and that we have independently audited security controls to process and store information.

Pensions Management Category Winner, M&A Today – Global Awards 2014

We have been named winner of the ‘Pensions Management’ category. These awards involve taking votes from over 163 countries globally.

Employee Benefits Consulting Firm of the Year in England, Corporate International Global Awards 2014

We have been awarded the ‘Employee Benefits Consulting Firm of the Year in England’, which shows excellence in expertise and service.

Pensions Consultancy of the Year, Pensions Age Awards 2014

We have been named 'Pensions Consultancy of the Year' at the 2014 Pensions Age Awards. Our winning submission covered all aspects of our pensions proposition: our administration, auto-enrolment and technology solutions, member communication and our actuarial, investment and DB consulting.

Business Process Management Solutions Provider of the Year, Acquisition International Finance Awards 2013

We have been named 'Business Process Management Solutions Provider of the Year' at the 2013 Acquisition International Finance Awards. These awards recognise the outstanding achievements of individuals and companies within the finance sector.

Cloud Project of the Year - Nominee, Techworld Awards 2013

We don’t normally highlight when we have been shortlisted at an awards, but this one is an exception. The TechWorld Awards recognise technology advances across all markets and sectors, so to be shortlisted for our Automatic Enrolment solutions in the Cloud Project of the Year category is a major achievement for our team. No other financial services sector business featured in these awards, a testament to our technology team and to our belief that we are the best provider of technology solutions for employee benefits in the UK market today.

Best Group Risk Intermediary, Health Insurance Awards 2013

We are delighted to announce that last night, against stiff competition, we were named winners of 'Best Group Risk Intermediary'. This follows our win earlier this year at the Corporate Adviser Awards where we won 'Best Integrated Health and Wellbeing Solution'.

Most Influential Investment Advisor, Mallowstreet Awards 2013

Julie Stothard, Director Actuarial, Investment and Defined Benefit Consulting said, “During the last year, we have combined the investment teams from Capita Hartshead and Bluefin and both Bobby and the team have worked together to transform our approach to investment consulting and build an integrated Defined Benefit (DB), Actuarial and Investment Consultancy service.

Auto-Enrolment Solution from an Adviser, Corporate Adviser Awards 2013

"They are doing what others are merely talking about". That glowing praise from the judges clearly demonstrated how our expertise and innovative solutions set us apart, resulting in us being awarded 'Best Auto-Enrolment Solution from an Adviser'.

Best Integrated Health & Wellbeing Solution, Corporate Adviser Awards 2013

We were awarded 'Best Integrated Health and Wellbeing Solution' at the Corporate Adviser Awards 2013, for our innovation and expertise in the delivery of advice and solutions in the corporate healthcare market.

Pension Adviser of the Year, Corporate Adviser Awards 2012

We were named 'Pension Adviser of the Year' at the Corporate Adviser Awards 2012 for our innovative consultancy work and leading technology proposition for clients.

Nick Burns - Personality of the Year, European Pensions Awards 2012

Our Chief Executive, Nick Burns, won the coveted 'Personality of the Year' award at the 2012 European Pensions Awards.

Third Party Administration, Pensions and Investment Provider Awards 2012

Received the 'Third Party Administration' award at the Pensions and Investment Provider 2012 ceremony, for excellence in providing products and services to UK occupational pensions schemes.

Best Third Party Administrator, Professional Pensions Awards 2012

Recognised for excellence over four criteria; performance, innovation, service standard and competitive edge.

Investor in Customers (IIC)

The first pensions administrator to win recognition for understanding customer needs, meeting customer needs, delighting customers in the service provided, and engendering loyalty in customers.

Payroll Giving Quality Mark

We are delighted to confirm that we have met the requirements of the Payroll Giving Quality Mark Award and have received an award certificate from the Charities Aid Foundation, a charity dedicated to getting the best for other charities and their donors.

Investor in People (IiP)

We're investors in people and make time to train and develop our staff, which in turn improves our business performance and ultimately our service to you.

Quality Management ISO 9001:2008

Recognition for the most accurate and precise service possible at every stage.

Business Continuity BS25999-2:2007

In recognition of our Business Continuity Management, which includes controls to identify and reduce risks, limit the consequences of damaging incidents, and ensure the timely resumption of essential operations.

Treating Customers Fairly

We adhere to the guidelines of TCF, ensuring that our clients' needs are met on every possible occasion.

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