Media Release: Cora Wins PMI UK National Project Award

Media Release: DUBLIN, IRELAND — (20 November, 2019):

Cora Systems, a leading provider of enterprise project and portfolio management solutions, announces today that it has won a 2019 PMI UK National Project Award.

Cora Systems was awarded the “Project of the Year Award – Small & Medium Enterprise” for work in powering NHS Digital’s £1.3 billion Global Digital Exemplar (GDE) programme so that a range of NHS Trusts across the UK can more effectively manage and spend their yearly budgets.

This is the inaugural year of the PMI UK National Project Awards, which recognise and celebrate the projects, individuals and teams that have excelled within the project management profession across the UK – where project managers lead the delivery of projects with a total value exceeding several billion pounds.

The award winners across 11 categories were announced at a black-tie gala dinner and awards ceremony at the Honourable Artillery Company in London. The awards are sponsored by PwC.

Paul Rees, Country Manager – UK, Cora Systems, said:

“It’s a great honour for Cora Systems to have picked up this prestigious award and we’re especially pleased that we have been awarded it for our work with NHS Digital, as it’s a very challenging and rewarding programme we’re working on together.”



PMI UK has a thriving, ever-growing community of over 3,000 members. It welcomes members from all industries, whether they are practising project managers or purely interested in the project management profession. It holds daytime and evening events in locations throughout the UK and is active in promoting the project management profession to industry, government, and academic organisations alike. For more information, visit: This was in inaugural PMI UK National Project Award ceremony.


Cora Systems is a worldwide leader in providing enterprise project and portfolio management solutions to global organizations and government agencies. It helps its clients manage large-scale programs and portfolios of projects, giving project managers and C-level execs the control, governance and insight to make better decisions. Every day, over €20 billion worth of projects are managed on this platform, supporting hundreds of thousands of users across multiple locations in over 50 countries around the globe. Headquartered in Ireland and with regional offices in Arlington (VA, USA), Dublin (Ire) and Bedford (UK), Cora Systems’ client roster includes Allergan Pharmaceuticals, BT, City of London, Honeywell Building Solutions, and the UK’s National Health Service, in addition to powering the largest transformation program in history of Irish state at Health Service Executive. 

Media Queries

Contact: or +353 71 962 2078.

Related Insights

A team of people having a meeting around a table discussing. Pink and purple gradient lens graphic in the background.
Feb 21 2024

What Are OKRs, and What Are Their 3 Elements?

OKRs are used extensively by everyone from Google and LinkedIn to Adobe and Spotify, and they’re made up of 3 elements. Table of Contents Objectives Key Results...
A large cargo ship carrying containers across the ocean. Pink and purple gradient lens in the background.
Feb 20 2024

Supply Chain Management: The 3 ‘P’s  

There are three areas that efficient supply chain management depends on: Physical resources and operations, Processes and People. 

Civil engineer on a site wearing a high visibility jacket looking at a construction site with a yellow crane. A pink and purple lens icon in the background.
Jan 25 2024

Document Management for Enterprise Organizations: 3 Crucial Areas

There are 3 areas where reliable document management is crucial for enterprise organizations, regardless of the industry.

Human and robot fingertips touch and lightbulb lights up.
Jan 10 2024

AI and Project Management

AI is transforming project management and is changing how PMs operate on three levels: automation, assistance and augmentation.

A man is conducting a meeting with his team in an office.
Jan 09 2024

Change Management: The Key to Digital Transformation

Successful digital transformation depends on two factors; the technology you invest in, and the change management program you devise for your workforce.

Man and a woman wearing glasses discussing work in an office. Both looking at an iPad.
Jan 03 2024

What is Earned Value Management (EVM) and How Does it Work?

Earned Value Management (EVM) is a project management methodology that enables you to integrate scope, cost and schedule.

4 people having a meeting in an office
Dec 06 2023

Project Controls: Deliver Projects on Time and Budget

Project Controls are a set tools that allow you to track costs and schedule to ensure your project comes in on time and on budget.

white TEI report book with navy background
Nov 16 2023

Forrester TEI™ Study Finds Increase in NPV of $30.05M and an ROI of 187%

Forrester’s analysis finds Cora produces efficiency gains worth $25M, improved visibility saving $6.5M, a $7M revenue boost and $4.4M in time savings.