2007 Awards

Art and Culture Woman of the Future

Joint Winners: Lauren Cuthbertson, The Royal Ballet & Nina Raine, Theatre Director & Playwright
Annie Kevans, Artist
Tara Kamangar, Pianist and Composer
Alice Hawkins, Photographer

Media Woman of the Future

Winner: Dawn O’Porter, Writer, TV Presenter
Gail Papworth, Sunrise Radio
Joanna Rogers, Scion Films
Poorna Shetty, The Huffington Post
Olivia Browne, Channel 4

The Woman of the Future Voluntary Award

Winner: Ruby Sayed, Barrister
Lucy Lake, CAMFED International
Debra Searle MBE
Adirupa Sengupta, Common Purpose
Cecilia Hooper, VSO

Mentor of the Year

Winner: Elizabeth Coffey, Spark Leadership
David Brewin, Ernst & Young
Melanie Richards, KPMG
Tony Mellor, Octavian Security
Warwick Newbury, SG Hambros Bank

Business Woman of the Future

Winner: Charlotte Crosswell, Nasdaq OMX
Charlotte Simmonds, House of Commons
Helen Hodgson, BI Westeren Europe & Absa Card
Kelly Brough, Sensis
Samina Akram, Samak Consultants

Science and Technology

Winner: Dr Caroline Mohamed, Rolls-Royce
Claire Fenwick, Logikal
Zeena Farook, Oasys Software
Elaine Baxter, Qinetiq Space Division
Debbie Walker, Switchgear
Rebecca Boam, Taylor Woodrow

Entrepreneurial Woman of the Future

Winner: Kresse Wesling, Bio Supplies
Christina Domecq, Spinvox
Lisa Tse, Sweet Mandarin
Suzy Radcliffe, Radcliffe
Katie Alcott, FRANK Water

The Professions Woman of the Future

Joint Winners: Sonya Branch, The Office of Fair Trading and Shaheed Fatima, Blackstone Chambers
Laura Bayliss, BDP Lighting
Ameeta Chatterjee, KPMG
Anna Jarrold, BDO Stoy Hayward
Helen Mead, asb Law
Melissa Lesson, Mishcon de Reya
Cathy Pitt, Norton Rose