Previous Winners

2019

FTSE 100
Sir Anthony Habgood – RELX Group plc
FTSE All Share
Philip Aiken – AVEVA Group plc
FTSE AIM
Richard Last – Gamma Communications plc
Private/Private Equity Backed
Victoria Raffe – Starling Bank
Not-For-Profit/Public Service Organisation
Tony Cohen – Barnardo’s
Dame Helen Alexander NED to Watch
Dianne Walker – BAKO North Western Group Ltd
Lifetime Achievement
Sir Roger Carr

2018

FTSE 100
Martin Scicluna – RSA Insurance Group
FTSE All Share
Andrew Griffith – Just Eat
FTSE AIM
Malcolm Diamond – Flowtech Fluidpower
Private/Private Equity Backed
Vanda Murray OBE – The Manchester Airports Group plc
Not-For-Profit/Public Service Organisation
Hattie Llewelyn-Davies – Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS
Dame Helen Alexander NED to Watch
Jacqui Ferguson – John Wood Group
Lifetime Achievement
Sir Peter Middleton

2017

FTSE 100
Richard Baker – Whitbread
Quoted Company – Official List
Derek Mapp – Huntsworth
Quoted Company – AIM
Roger McDowell – Avingtrans
Unquoted/Private Equity Backed
Jonathan Milner – SyndicateRoom
Not-For-Profit/Public Service Organisation
Valerie Owen – Swan Housing Association
Lifetime Achievement
Baroness Sarah Hogg

2016

FTSE 100
Sir Peter Gershon CBE – National Grid
Quoted Company – Official List
Andrew Allner – Marshalls
Quoted Company – AIM
Peter Allen – Clinigen
Unquoted/Private Equity Backed
Helen King – Vanarama
Not-For-Profit/Public Service Organisation
David Croisdale-Appleby OBE – Dementia UK
Lifetime Achievement
Sir Win Bischoff

2015

FTSE 100
John McFarlane – Aviva
Quoted Company – Official List
John Hughes – Spectris
Quoted Company – AIM
Tim Mason – Bonmarché
Unquoted/Private Equity Backed
Antonia Jenkinson – Ocean Safety
Not-For-Profit/Public Service Organisation
Lady Barbara Judge CBE – Pension Protection Fund
Lifetime Achievement
Sir John Parker

2014

FTSE 100
Mike Turner – Babcock International Group
Quoted Company – Official List
Frank Meysman – Thomas Cook Group
Quoted Company – AIM
Baroness Ford – May Gurney Integrated Services
Unquoted/Private Equity Backed
Gillian Wilmot – Nisa Retail
Not-For-Profit/Public Service Organisation
Dr Alice Maynard – Scope
Lifetime Achievement
Sir John Buchanan – Vodafone, BHP Billiton

2012/2013

FTSE 100
Sir Michael Rake – BT Group
Quoted Company – Official List
John Devaney – National Express
Quoted Company – AIM
James Wallace – Scapa Group
Unquoted/Private Equity Backed
Jo Haigh – Imperative Training
Not-For-Profit/Public Service Organisation
Elizabeth Padmore – Hampshire Hospital NHSFT
Overall Winner
Lord Robert Smith – The Weir Group

2011

FTSE 100
Sir Richard Olver – BAE Systems
Quoted Company – Official List
Nigel Keen – Oxford Instruments
Quoted Company – AIM
Dr Martin Knight – Imperial Innovations Group
Unquoted/Private Equity Backed
Hamdi Conger – Mold-Masters
Not-For-Profit/Public Service Organisation
Ian Church – Central Surrey Heath (NHS)
Overall Winner
Richard Olver – BAE Systems

2010

FTSE 100
Mary Francis – Centrica
Quoted Company – Official List
John Gregory – IS Pharma
Quoted Company – AIM
Phil White – Lookers
Unlisted/Private Equity Backed
Colin Smith – Poundland
Not-For-Profit
Barbara Scott – Bexley NHS Trust
Overall Winner
Mary Francis – Centrica

2009

FTSE 100
Sir Roger Carr – Centrica
Quoted Company – Official List
Dr John Brown – BTG
Quoted Company – AIM
David Evans – Immunodiagnostics (IDS)
Unlisted/Private Equity Backed
William Tadden – Capital Solutions Group (CSG)
Not-For-Profit
Ken Olisa – Thames Reach
Overall Winner
Roger Carr – Centrica

2008

Quoted Company – Official List
Sir Philip Hampton – J Sainsbury
Quoted Company – AIM
Roger Withers – Playtech
Unlisted/Private Equity Backed
James Leng – Corus Steel
Not-For-Profit
Sir Andrew Likierman – Tavistock and Portman NHSFT
Overall Winner
James Leng – Corus Steel

2007

Quoted Company – Official List
Sir John Parker – National Grid
Quoted Company – AIM
Ishbel Macpherson – Hydrogen Group
Unlisted/Private Equity Backed
David Codling – Sinclair Animal & Household Care
Not-For-Profit
Peter Ballard – University of Cumbria
Overall Winner
Sir John Parker – National Grid

2006

Quoted Company – Official List
Lord Paul Myners – Marks & Spencer
Quoted Company – AIM
John Barnes – La Tasca Group
Unlisted/Private Equity Backed
Dr Mike Carter – Kudos Pharmaceuticals