MetricStream GRC Summit Awards 2017

MetricStream, the independent market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Apps and Solutions, today announced the winners of the GRC Journey Awards ceremony, held on the evening of June 6, 2017 at the Gaylord National Resort in National Harbor, MD. The annual awards ceremony celebrates and recognizes individuals, customers, and partners who are leading their organization's GRC Journey, championing GRC programs, and achieving superior business performance through GRC.

The awards ceremony was part of the MetricStream GRC Summit, held June 4-7, 2017. Based on the theme, "GRC for High Performers," the summit brought together GRC thought leaders and domain experts to debate and explore strategies and solutions to today's most dynamic business challenges, including cyber threats, third and fourth-party risk, corruption, and business continuity.

The GRC Journey Awards were presented in five categories, recognizing the achievements of various individuals and organizations. Presenting the awards were Susan Palm, SVP of GRC Solutions at MetricStream and Yo Delmar, VP of GRC Solutions at MetricStream.

"It is our privilege to celebrate individuals and organizations who are truly leading the way with world-class GRC programs," said Shellye Archambeau, CEO at MetricStream. She continued, "Their leadership, vision, and perseverance are inspiring, and their GRC journeys are a testament to the performance gains and growth that a well-executed GRC program can deliver. Congratulations to all of the winners."

  • GRC Program Excellence Awards
    The GRC Program Excellence Awards recognize MetricStream customers who have built a world-class integrated GRC program across the enterprise. These customers understand that for GRC to be truly effective, it needs to be pervasive - from the board and C-suite, down to the front lines.

    Assurant, Inc., Sterling National Bank, TCF Financial Corporation (NYSE: TCF)
  • GRC Journey Award
    The GRC Journey Awards recognize customers who have a well-planned and thoughtfully implemented GRC program. These companies have made exceptional progress along their GRC journey with a clear vision of integrated GRC, a high level of GRC maturity, and strong processes to adopt GRC across the enterprise.

    The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), Fannie Mae, First Citizens Group, Kohl's Corporation, Raymond James Financial, Salesforce
  • GRC Visionary Awards
    The GRC Visionary Awards recognize individuals who have a passion for GRC and a strong vision for their organization's GRC journey. They are the driving force behind their organization's GRC program, and they champion the cause of GRC across the business. They are also renowned thought leaders in the industry.

    Knute Ohman, Vice President, GRC Program Manager, TCF Financial Corporation (NYSE: TCF)
    Dr. Ram Mohan Rao, President, Aurobindo Pharma
  • Practice Leader Awards
    The GRC Practice Leader Awards recognize individuals who are working hard to ensure that GRC programs and technologies are implemented effectively across the organization. Backed by a deep expertise in GRC, practice leaders understand the organization's GRC vision, and lead its implementation.

    Akhenaton Marcano, Assistant General Manager, Group Operational Risk & Controls, First Citizens Group
    Hema Lakshminarayanan, Director - GRC & Security Analytics, Verisign, Inc.
    Lady Michelle Valdez, Senior Manager, Enterprise Risk Management, SunPower Corporation
    Sadhana Deot, Director of Quality, Reliability, & Regulatory, Trimble, Inc.
    Scott Beers, Vice President, Operational Risk Management, Sterling National Bank
    Sean Davison, Information Security Analyst, Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company
    Sundeep Chahal, Head of Group Operational Risk Shared Services, Barclays
  • Partner Awards
    The GRC Partner Awards recognize MetricStream's business partners who have provided exceptional service and GRC expertise to our customers. Partners demonstrate a deep commitment to GRC, and work closely with MetricStream teams to provide hands-on assistance to clients, and to ensure that GRC implementations are successful.

    GRC Journey Partner Award for Global Center of Excellence - KPMG
    GRC Journey Partner Award for Customer Engagement - PricewaterhouseCoopers
    GRC Journey Emerging Partner Award - Estuate and Protiviti

MetricStream GRC Summit Awards 2016

MetricStream, a market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) apps and solutions, hosted its annual GRC Journey Awards ceremony at the MetricStream GRC Summit 2016, which was held on the evening of April 26, 2016 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Washington DC. The GRC Journey Awards recognize individuals, customers, and partners who are leading their organization's GRC Journey, championing GRC programs, and achieving superior business performance with GRC.

Presenting the awards were MetricStream CEO, Shellye Archambeau, and MetricStream Executive Chairman, Gunjan Sinha. A total of 17 awards were given to honor the efforts and achievements of MetricStream customers, individual customer stakeholders, and partners.

  • GRC Journey Award
    Enterprise Customer GRC Journey Award Winner:
    A leading multi-national banking and financial services company

    Mid-Market Customer GRC Journey Award Winners:
    CareSource, Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago, MarketAxess
  • GRC Visionary Award
    Joseph Monks, Chief Risk Officer, MarketAxess
    Juan Verastigui, Director CRO Business/Data Solutions, United Services Automobile Association (USAA)
    Michael Cover, Manager, Compliance Technology and Support, Blue Cross Blue Shield-Michigan
    Mohammed Adil Aziz, Assistant Vice President, Head of IS Governance and Risk, Riyad Bank
    Tom Harper, Executive Vice President / General Auditor, Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago
  • GRC Practice Leader Award
    Rajesh Puthanmodom,
    Manager of Operational Risk Management, Neuberger Berman
    Shari Breiten, Operational Risk Director, Principal Financial Group
  • Partner Award
    GRC Implementation Partner of the Year - Wipro
    GRC Innovation Partner of the Year - HCL Technologies Ltd.
    GRC Emerging Partner of the Year - VirtusaPolaris
  • GRC Customer & Partner Success Award
    Axiom Bank and FISTM
    USAA and KPMG

MetricStream GRC Journey Awards 2015

MetricStream hosted inaugural GRC Journey Awards program on May 12, 2015, at the GRC Summit this year.

MetricStream's GRC Journey Awards recognizes organizations and individuals who have embarked on a GRC journey with the goal of achieving superior business performance. A total of ten awards, broadly categorized into three groups, honored MetricStream partners, customer organizations, and individual customer stakeholders. The awards were presented to the live GRC Summit audience by Gunjan Sinha, Executive Chairman of MetricStream, and Shellye Archambeau, Chief Executive Officer of MetricStream.

The winners were selected by an independent awards committee, chaired by French Caldwell, Chief Evangelist at MetricStream. For more information about the Awards program please contact: