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Power to the people award

It’s time to celebrate a business that goes above and beyond when it comes to paving the way for all in finance.

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Celebrating those who put people first

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There's no business without people. This award identifies the company who stands for commitment to empowering its people to work smarter, not harder.

Whether through streamlining their tools and processes to free up more time, implementing employee feedback, or encouraging staff to work on more strategic initiatives.

Cast your nomination for who you think deserves this title.

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Submission pointers to keep in mind

  • What initiatives has this company put in place to empower its teams?
  • How has Pleo contributed to saving time for teams or employees?
  • How has the time saved through these efficiencies freed up the team to focus on value-added work?
  • How does the company gather and incorporate employee feedback to improve processes and workflows?
  • What measurable impact have your/their empowerment initiatives had on employee morale, productivity, and overall satisfaction?
  • How has the company demonstrated dedication and innovation in fostering a culture of empowerment and putting its people first?
  • These pointers are just to help you get started. When applying or nominating someone for an award, you don't need to reference each of these points

Meet the jury members

We’re inviting six industry leaders and big thinkers from all over the globe to come together and handpick the winners of each category. Let’s hear it for our judges.

Image of Caroline Barnekow

Caroline Barnekow

VP Fintech and Impact Engagement at Mastercard

Image of Søren Lonning

Søren Lonning

CFO at Pleo

Image of Maria Mejer-Stybe

Maria Mejer-Stybe

Manager, BSO Development, BDO Denmark

Image of Mette Gade

Mette Gade

CPO at Pleo

Image of Stuart Wynn

Stuart Wynn

SVP Strategy & Partnerships at Pleo

Martin Dalskov, Podimo

Martin Dalskov

Head of Finance at Podimo

How submissions will be evaluated

Each and every submission will be carefully evaluated by our jury committee with a few things kept in mind. This includes: all creative, strategic, and analytical factors, with particular attention paid to the answers provided in the submission form. 

Save the dates

08/07/24 - Submissions open

20/09/24 - Entries close

05/11/24 - Winners announced


To be up for the chance of winning any of the awards this year, entries must be Pleo customers or partners (accounting, consulting, and integration partners).  

Want to hear more about the Beyond Awards?

If you’re eager to learn more about Pleo’s Beyond Awards, reach out to with any questions or inquiries about your submission. 

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Fair Judging and Recognition

Pleo guarantees that all submissions for the awards contest shall be evaluated with the utmost integrity and impartiality, ensuring that all entries are reviewed on fair and equal terms. The judging process will be free from any form of discrimination or preferential treatment.

The main objective of the Beyond Finance Awards is to recognise and celebrate Pleo’s customers and partners, allowing them to share feedback and promote their success stories and experiences using Pleo to transform their business. Should you want to enter an award category but do not wish to be contacted by Pleo’s marketing/PR team or have your photo, job title, company name, and logo used, please email us at If we don’t hear from you within two weeks of your submission, we’ll process your submission as is.