ICAP Group was recognized as Superbrand and Risk.Eye received the gold award at the Business IT Excellence Awards.
For the 3rd consecutive year, ICAP Group was selected as one of the top Corporate SUPERBRANDS for 2016 in Greece from the homonymous internationally acknowledged Institution of Branding.
In the context of the Corporate Superbrands 2016, taken place in Greece for the fifth year, approximately 1.500 company brands were evaluated by Jury but only 273 of those were shortlisted and evaluated in the final phase by both the jury and through research, by the consumer public, based on the following criteria: a) Brand Awareness & Reputation Power, b ) Reliability and Long-term Consistency and c ) Corporate Responsibility.
Nikitas Konstantellos, the Group’s CEO, stated: “We are truly happy and honored about our recognition as one of the SUPERBRANDS for 2016, for the 3rd consecutive year. We consider this recognition as an acknowledgement of our enormous effort that begun in 2007, when SEEF Fund of Global Finance acquired the majority of the Group’s shares. Within these years, ICAP has shown a rapid growth and has managed to multiply its Revenues, Business Units as well as the number of its employees by continuously launching new products and services which respond to the increased demands of our times.”
ICAP Group was awarded with gold prize at the Business IT Excellence Awards 2016 in the category "Specialized applications in business sectors" for its new product Risk.Eye.
The award was received on behalf of ICAP, by Apostolos Tsoubris, Executive Director of ICAP Management Consultants: “I am very pleased to receive this award that belongs to all of ICAP Group’s team for developing Risk.Eye. All of ICAP’s knowledge and experience in Credit Risk is reflected in this platform. It is addressed at medium-sized businesses in Greece and aims to be the most useful tool for CFOs during these critical times. It has been 3 months since Risk.Eye was launched in the market and after succeeding to generate great impressions, it has received very positive feedback from the businesses and already counts a satisfactory number of customers. "
This product constitutes a new proposal in the field of managing companies’ credit risk, combining ICAP’s business information with clients’ own internal information, thereby capturing a “360 degree” image of their customer portfolio.
In a spectacular celebration of technology, attended by over 500 senior executives of the IT & Communications industry, as well as representatives of the academic community, the Ceremony of Business IT Excellence (BITE) Awards 2016 was held on Thursday, June 23, organized by Boussias Communications’ Netweek magazine and the E-Research Business Center (ELTRUN) of the Athens University of Economics.