Transformational Business Conference & Awards 2015
11 June 2015 | InterContinental Park Lane #FTIFCAwards
The Financial Times and IFC are delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2015 FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards. 

Showcasing ground-breaking business initiatives that create long-term, transformative solutions to environmental, social and corporate governance challenges, this year’s awards attracted 191 entries from 167 organisations, involving projects in a total of 140 countries. 

The shortlisted nominees are as follows:

Achievement in Urban Transformation
  • Financiera Sustentable de Mexico
  • Heksagon Kati Atik Yönetimi Sanayi ve Ticatet, Turkey
  • Nedbank Group, South Africa
  • Pell Frischmann, United Kingdom
  • Sanergy, Kenya
  • Tianjin Hi-tech Environment Development, China
  • XacBank, Mongolia

Special Award: Excellence in City Transformation
  • Agra Nagar Nigam / Agra Municipal Council, India 
  • Barcelona City Council, Spain
  • Monrovia City Corporation, Liberia
  • People's Committee of Da Nang City, Vietnam
  • Municipality of Dakar, Senegal
  • eThekwini Municipality / Durban Metropolitan Council, South Africa
  • Pereira Passos Municipal Institute / City of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Achievement in Inclusive Business
  • Cummins Cogeneration (Kenya) Limited
  • Echale a tu Casa, Mexico
  • MicroEnsure, United Kingdom
  • Novartis International, Switzerland
  • Off.Grid: Electric, Tanzania
  • Tribanco, Brazil
  • UnionPay, China

Achievement in Transformational Finance
  • Banking Environment Initiative, United Kingdom
  • bKash, Bangladesh
  • Citi, United States
  • Credit Suisse, Switzerland
  • International Finance Facility for Immunisation, United Kingdom
  • Lion's Head Global Partners, United Kingdom
  • Zopa – Peer-to-peer Lending, United Kingdom

Achievement in Information and Communications Technology
  • Farmerline, Ghana 
  • Operation ASHA, India
  • WhereIsMyTransport, South Africa