Find out what the judges were looking for and what they thought of the winning entries
Kotecha has built a new platform to increase the use of data and speed decision-making at Huel
In his first year at the bank, Sondhi has already become one of the youngest-ever people to manage the delivery of an operating system at Barclays, and has built an onboarding portal for other new starters
There's still time to enter yourself or a colleague - don't miss out!
All the top photos from the first-ever awards for new starters in tech
After a hard-fought contest, the winners were announced at a glamorous ceremony in central London
All finalists must now complete the second-stage entry process before the 12th July
The Rising Star Awards honour new, innovative entrants to the IT space