Three clients of YBS Share Plans, part of Yorkshire Building Society, have been honoured at the 2016 ProShare Annual Awards.
The awards, which are now in their 24th year, celebrate the very best innovation and achievement in the field of employee share plans.
The YBS Share Plans clients who won at the event, held at The Grand Connaught Rooms in Covent Garden, were:
- Skyscanner - Best Overall Performance in Fostering Employee Share Ownership up to 5,000 employees
- Diageo - Best Overall Performance in Fostering Employee Share Ownership 5000 + employees
- Diageo - Most Effective Communication of an Employee Share Plan 5,001-50,000 employees
- Henderson Global Investors – Best Financial Education Initiative for Employees
Ashley Price, Head of YBS Share Plans, said: “The ProShare Awards celebrate the very best in the share plans industry and I’m proud that our clients Skyscanner, Diageo and Henderson Global Investors have been rewarded for their commitment, dedication and innovation.
“It is important to recognise the fantastic benefits of employee share ownership and the continuing importance they can play in company development by giving employees a real stake in their business.
“YBS Share Plans’ reputation is built on trust and after 36 years in the industry I’m proud our clients are at the cutting edge of their game, providing the best share plans schemes to their employees.”