London, UK - 30 November, 2023 - Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), part of Amazon.com, has announced the winners of the 2023 UKI AWS Partner Awards at AWS re:Invent 2023 in Las Vegas. These prestigious awards recognise global leaders who significantly contribute to customer innovation and solution development on AWS.
The 'Top Partners of the Year' and 'Rising Star Partners of the Year' awards honour partners for specialisation, innovation, and collaborative efforts. These accolades highlight partners who have successfully adapted and excelled in their business models on AWS.
Firemind, a leading EMEA AWS Consulting Partner, has demonstrated remarkable performance over the past year, notably in Generative AI. Their collaboration with AWS teams in sales, product, and development has strengthened, showcasing their expertise in Data, AIML, and Generative AI projects. Firemind has achieved a notable 175% year-over-year revenue growth and a 92% increase in staff headcount in Q4 2023.
Firemind’s involvement in AWS UKI events and projects, especially in Generative AI and the introduction of Amazon Bedrock, has been critical in addressing modern business needs. Their PULSE tool has been instrumental in enabling businesses to understand, deploy, and derive value from Generative AI projects, offering access to Large Language Models (LLMs) and tangible business benefits.
Dan White, Chief Commercial Officer at Firemind, stated:
"After leading the AWS EMEA Partner Specialist team, joining Firemind was a significant step in my career. Their technical expertise and innovative solutions were standout factors. This AWS award recognises our team's dedication and skill. It's an exciting time for us, and we remain committed to delivering exceptional AWS solutions."
Adi Clowes, Head of Business Intelligence at Center Parcs, a Firemind client, remarked:
"Our experience with Firemind has been extremely positive. Their approach and deep product knowledge inspire confidence. They excel in communication, problem-solving, and continuous improvement. This award is a well-deserved recognition of their impact in a competitive market."
The AWS Partner Network (APN) is a global program designed to help partners build AWS-based businesses or solutions with comprehensive support. The APN includes a diverse range of Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and Systems Integrators (SIs) globally, with significant growth in partner engagement over the past year.
The winners were selected by a panel of AWS experts based on objective criteria, underscoring the high standards of the AWS partner ecosystem.
Firemind, a leading GenAI Amazon Web Services Consultancy Partner, specialises in cutting-edge solutions for enterprises. Its services span GenAI, machine learning, data and analytics, DevOps, SaaS consulting, retail and supply chain consulting, and cloud migration. Firemind has served 200+ clients, including the Premier League, Vodafone, and multinational insurance and financial firms, since its inception in 2018. In 2023, Firemind launched PULSE, a GenAI LLM solution that can work across any industry. Committed to pushing technology boundaries, Firemind drives excellence in today’s business landscape.