2016 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards

Awards info


Title Partner

FDM Group

The FDM everywoman in Technology Awards showcase the endless opportunities on offer to those interested in a career in the technology sector. The Awards support inspirational role models who are enjoying a successful career in IT and serve to actively encourage the everywoman network to celebrate the achievements of one another, in a bid to end gender disparity in the industry. FDM and everywoman share a commitment to enabling more girls and women to be inspired and excited by a career in IT and we are proud to be the headline sponsor once again. For more information about FDM, please visit www.fdmgroup.com

Associate Supporting Partner


techUK represents the companies and technologies that are defining today the world that we will live in tomorrow. More than 850 companies are members of techUK. Collectively they employ more than 700,000 people, about half of all tech sector jobs in the UK. These companies range from leading FTSE 100 companies to new innovative start-ups. The majority of our members are small and medium sized businesses.


Category Sponsors

American Express

Rising Star Sponsor

American Express is proud to sponsor the FDM everywoman in Technology Awards. We are undertaking an exciting digital transformation to continue engaging customers whenever, wherever and using whatever device they choose. Technology is leading the way, and a diverse workforce is critical to our success. We share your commitment to attract, develop and retain women at all levels.


Entrepreneur Sponsor

Diversity is at the very core of ARM and is what drives our innovation and success. The FDM everywoman in Technology Awards is an important recognition of the work that women are doing in technology and we're proud to be supporting it. Our view is that we need to foster a strong gender mix in the workplace by establishing a creative, inclusive and well-balanced environment that ultimately leads to success. As a company, we live and breathe this philosophy.


Team Leader Sponsor

Asda is delighted to support the 2015 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards.  We place great emphasis on creating a working environment that truly promotes diversity and inclusion not just because it is the right thing to do, but essentially to help us gain a better understanding of our colleagues and customers. Around 80 per cent of Asda shoppers are female, therefore representation at management level is vital. Our partnership with everywoman underpins our philosophy; by working together, listening and taking action we are committed to opening up opportunity for all and building a better and stronger business.


Leader Sponsor

BP is delighted to sponsor the Leader Award. At BP we believe in acknowledging, valuing and leveraging our similarities - and our differences - for business success. Diversity and Inclusion is important to our business and we are committed to creating a work environment where everyone is treated fairly, with dignity and respect and without discrimination. A diverse and inclusive workplace allows our employees to reach their full potential and deliver their best performance.


Digital Star Award Sponsor

CGI is delighted to be the inaugural sponsor of the Digital Star award. We created this award with everywoman to shine a light on the rising importance of digital innovators and leaders in technology. As a global IT and business process services provider, CGI understands the power of diverse teams and what they can achieve for our business and clients. As such we champion building a diverse talent pipeline and role modelling the exceptional female talent we have, at all levels of our industry in the UK. Diversity drives innovation and we look forward to seeing the innovations this year’s finalists have driven for their organisations. 


One to watch Sponsor


Innovator Award Sponsor

Everyone in business is responsible for driving his or her own career trajectory but companies must support by providing access to training and development tools that accelerate learning. Working with everywoman provides us with an excellent forum for talented women to access insight, advice, and specific discussion topics relevant to the challenges they face in the workplace. We are delighted to be a sponsor of the FDM everywoman in Technology Awards.


International Leader Award Sponsor

Fujitsu is immensely proud to sponsor the FDM everywoman in Technology Awards and to be associated with the International Leader Award. Our global vision is to harness the power of technology innovation to create a safer, more prosperous and sustainable world.

At Fujitsu we believe in the power of difference; in the UK & Ireland we have three female Board executives, including a female CEO. It is our ambition to continue to increase the percentage of women in our organisation through focused recruitment, supportive policies and a clear career structure that supports progression.

We look forward to celebrating the women who work across boundaries to champion the role of technology in their organisations, and uncovering new and exciting role models to inspire the next generation of international female leaders.    


Inspiration Sponsor

Supporting partner