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2022 Winners

Congratulations to all our winners!

On Thursday 16 June, the This Can Happen Awards 2022 Winners' Ceremony took place after the This Can Happen Conference at the Business Design Centre London and our winners were announced!

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Best Adaption to working through Covid

Winner: Ogilvy UK

Best Mental Health in the Workplace Strategy - Large Company

Winner: Lendlease Europe Limited

Best Mental Health in the Workplace Strategy - Multinational Implementation

Winner: Experian

Best Mental Health in the Workplace Strategy: SME

Winner: Omexom UK and ROI

Best New Workplace Approach to Mental Health

Winner: Mercedes-Benz Cars UK Limited

Highly Commended: Chipper Cash

Best Targeted Mental Health Initiative

Winner: Ogilvy UK

Highly Commended: Accenture UK

Employee Network of the Year

Winner: Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Highly Commended: Intuit UK
                                 Lloyds Banking Group

HR/D&I/Wellbeing Team of the Year

Winner: Motability Operations Ltd



Mental Health Consultancy Award

Winner: Fortis Therapy & Training


Product Impact Award

Winner: R;pple Suicide Prevention

Highly Commended: Tough Cookie

Most Inspiring Employee of the Year

Winner: Carl Wales, Safety, Health and Environmental Manager, Wates Property Services, Wates Group

Highly Commended: Sally Orange, National Ambassador, Army Cadet Force
                                  Tamara Chisanga, Group Financial Controller, Ogilvy

Most Inspiring HR Leader of the Year

Winner: Kelly Hartman, Chief People Officer, Chipper Cash

Highly Commended: Mellener Anne Coelho, Vice President & India Head- Diversity, Equity Inclusion and Mental Wellbeing, Northern Trust


Most Inspiring Senior Leader of the Year

Winner: Emma Flaxman, Marketing & New Business Director, PHD Media

Highly Commended: Jed Khan, Director, Global Data & AI Partner Ecosystem Lead, Avanade

Founders' Choice Award: Outstanding Service to Mental Health

Emily Hamilton, Vice President of Strategic Change, RS Group


This Can Happen Grand Prix Winner 2022

R;pple Suicide Prevention

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This Can Happen was a game changer for me. I left feeling inspired and energised, armed with practical advice and best-in-class case studies about how to create mentally healthy workplaces.

Nick Jemetta, Chair – Mental Health & Wellbeing Group, Sainsburys

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