Visit www.nationalbusinessawards.co.uk for the full shortlist 

Diligenciaa specialist information provider, focused on company data within the Middle East and Africa, has been shortlisted for the Data Excellence Award at the prestigious 2020 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards. Previous winners include fitness sensation Joe Wicks, Timpson CEO James Timpson OBE, DPD UK, Hotel Chocolat, dementia newspaper Daily Sparkle and online fast fashion success story Missguided. 

Nouri Bakkali, Founder and Managing Director of Diligencia “We are enormously proud to have reached this stage, which represents the hard work and dedication of all our employees, especially during this current challenging climate.

We look forward to attending the awards ceremony to celebrate our success with our team and the rest of the UK business community. 

“When it comes to business recognition, the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards are the ones to win. They allow any successful organisation to tell their story, from large private and public companies, to thriving entrepreneurial businesses, promising start-ups and established SMEs,” said Sarah Austin, Awards Director. 

 “Winning a Lloyds Bank National Business Award comes with significant business benefits, including increased brand awareness and reputation among customers and partners, valuable insight into best practice and employee recognition and retention.” 

Visit www.nationalbusinessawards.co.uk for more information.  


About Diligencia 

Diligencia is the most sought-after service provider of company information in the Middle East and Africa. Established in 2008, we use agile technology and human insight to extract unstructured data on companies in territories where public domain information is not readily available. From our headquarters in Oxford, UK and offices in Tangier, Morocco and Dubai, UAE we provide the information our clients need to develop the right relationships or opportunities, mitigate risk, comply with regulations and accelerate their decision-making. The proprietary company information provider compiles corporate profiles from official and original source material in the local language of registration—data critical to compliance teams, business intelligence professionals and credit agencies to support more informed decisions. Visit www.diligenciagroup.com for more information. 

About the National Business Awards 

Open to organisations of all sizes from all sectors across the UK, the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards programme is the UK’s most prestigious independent business recognition platform with particular emphasis on excellence, innovation and ethical business. Now in their 19th year, the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards connect the nation’s professionals through this annual awards ceremony, year-round thought leadership, round table and virtual events. It is Informa Markets’ flagship awards programme. Visit www.nationalbusinessawards.co.uk for further information or follow us on Twitter @businessawards. The Lloyds Bank National Business Awards is organised by Informa Markets, a division of Informa plc – a leading B2B information services group and the largest B2B Events organiser in the world.