This special award is the only award selected by the ICA President and the ICA Global Advisory Practitioner Board

This award recognises an individual who has continued long service (10 years+) working in the field of compliance or financial crime. This is an individual who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of the culture of compliance, the development of the profession, the creation of industry-wide standards and/or influenced the improvement of the regulatory structure. 
The Board will be looking for a person who has consistently, across their career and the organisations they have worked for, led the way in compliance. This is an inspiring role model for others working across the profession. Someone who is regarded as a thought-leader, a change-maker and a passionate professional who has gone above and beyond to deliver measurable impact and outcomes. 

If you would like to submit a peer or colleague for consideration in receiving this award in 2024, please email
The winner will be announced at the awards on 27th June 2024.