The Chess CyberSecurity team have proven the invaluable work they do, by picking up two awards less than a week apart.

Innovation Partner of the Year 2019 was awarded by Forescout, the leader in device visibility and control. The award was given for having a high standard of qualified people looking after customers in niche markets at all aspects of implementation.


Chess Cyber has previously been Sophos Partner of the Year 11 times and Public Sector Partner of the Year 7 times.

On Wednesday 29th May, Chess were proud to collect another award UKI Public Sector Partner 2019, this time from CyberSecurity experts Sophos. The awards took place during the much-anticipated Sophos Discover Partner event. The Annual Partner Conference celebrates the successes of Sophos’ partners throughout the UK and sets out the company’s strategy and innovations that will help partners take advantage of opportunities within the fast-moving IT security marketplace.

Jez Turner, Group Sales Director of Chess CyberSecurity commented-

''What a week! We are honoured to have been awarded both Sophos Public Sector Partner of the Year as well as Forescout UKI Innovation Partner of The Year. It’s such a great achievement. Our relationship with Sophos has gone from strength to strength; we look forward to continuing to make Chess a great place to be a customer with Sophos across public sector and business customers in the UK.  Forescout is a brilliant vendor to work with and with the refreshed range of solutions and plans for the future they continue to be a key player.’’