Shortlist 2019


Women of the Future Awards Shortlist 2019
Women of the Future Awards
Young Star
Winner
Vanessa Madu
Student, Imperial College London
Hannah Barker, Founder & Performer, Events Ever After
Khadijah Mellah, Jockey
Bethan Owen, Owner & Instructor, BKA
Women of the Future Awards
Technology & Digital
Winner
Marianne Breen-Hart
Associate Director, Accenture
Highly Commended
Hannah Hargreaves
Customer Experience Manager, Openreach
Isabel Lewis, Associate Technology, Publicis Sapient
Marily Nika Ph.D, Senior Machine Learning Product Manager, Google
Hattie Smith, Data Scientist, Aviva
Women of the Future Awards
Sport
Winner
Georgina Roberts
Athlete & Coach, British Shooting
Highly Commended
Asma Elbadawi
Basketball Player
Nikki Henderson, Professional Yachtswoman
Hazel Jackson-Gaona, Professional Polo Player
Vicky Jepson, 1st Team Manager, Liverpool FC Women
Women of the Future Awards
Science
Winner
Rachel Tanner
Postdoctoral Research Scientist and Lecturer, University of Oxford
Highly Commended
Rebecca Ballantyne
Senior Technologist, Sellafield
Leanne Armitage, Founder & CEO, The Armitage Foundation
Bridie Evans, Advanced Technology Engineering Program Manager, GE Aviation Dowty Propellers
Emma Liu, Volcanologist, University of Cambridge
Women of the Future Awards
Real Estate, Infrastructure & Construction
Winner
Ayesha Ofori
CEO & Founder, PropElle (Network) and the Black Property Network
Kerri-Emma Dobson, BREEAM Marketing Lead, BRE
Stephanie Gnissios, Managing Director, Open Path Consulting
Weronika Holt, EMEA Client Solutions Director, CBRE
Dr Samantha Organ, Senior Building Surveyor / Senior Lecturer in Building Surveying, National Trust/UWE
Women of the Future Awards
Professions
Winner
Alison Picton
Head of Office, Mayor of London
Highly Commended
Mala Mawkin
Junior Doctor, NHS
Louise Hanthorne, Head of HR, London Stock Exchange Group
Dami Oshowo, Associate, DLA Piper UK
Victoria Spilkin, Senior Associate, Reed Smith
Women of the Future Awards
Mentor of the Year
Winner
Deborah Bowman MBE
Deputy Principal and Professor of Medical Ethics, St George’s University of London
Highly Commended
Thor Maalouf
Counsel, Reed Smith
David Benton, Partner & Global Head of International Capital Markets, Allen & Overy
Lesley Gregory, Chairwoman, Memery Crystal
Vanella Jackson, Global CEO, Hall & Partners
Katie Lloyd, Development Director, BBC News and Current Affairs
Women of the Future Awards
Media
Winner
Soraya Sobh
Head of Creative Development, MassiveMusic
Rocio Dalton, Marketing Manager, The Economist
Charlotte Hugh, Senior Creative, Dark Horses
Lauren Mahon, Founder, GIRLvsCANCER
Lydia Santis, Corporate Communications Manager, BT
Women of the Future Awards
MBA Star
Winner
Tulsi Parida
MBA Scholar, University of Oxford
Highly Commended
Natasha Lakhani
Senior Executive, Transaction Advisory Services, EY
Amelia Cox, Senior Commercialisation Manager, Visa
Dahlia Farahat, Investment Associate, CDC Group
Vijaya Shah, Corporate Strategist, ArcelorMittal
Women of the Future Awards
Entrepreneur
Winner
Chantal Epp
Founder and CEO, ClicknClear
Jacynth Bassett, CEO & Founder, the-Bias-Cut.com
Rachel and Laura Beattie, Co-founders, Careaux
Hannah Duraid, Founder, The Great Escape Game
Sharon Zhaohuachen Wang, Managing Director, Fly Fu Lai Group
Women of the Future Awards
Corporate
Winner
Liverpool FC
Highly Commended
Barclays
Amazon
Google
Pernod Ricard UK
Women of the Future Awards
Community Spirits
Winner
Ameya Kilara
Director, South Asian Leadership Initiative, Inter Mediate
Highly Commended
Peta Koczy
Staff Skipper, Ocean Youth Trust South
Monica Karpinski, Founder, The Femedic
Emily Penn, Director, eXXpedition
Lucy Watts MBE, Founder, Palliative Care Voices
Women of the Future Awards
Commonwealth Award
Winner
Dr. Siobhan Gardiner
Global Sustainable Technology Manager, Unilever
Dr. Joana Cook, Senior Research Fellow, The International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR), King’s College London
Chloë Harvey, Director, The Reef-World Foundation
Chayanika Ranasinghe, MBA Candidate, Cambridge Judge Business School
Aditi Sahni, Engagement Manager, Vivid Economics
Women of the Future Awards
Business
Winner
Elizabeth Mills
Managing Director, Bright Young Things
Highly Commended
Neha Rajesh
Head of Account Based Marketing and Partner Marketing, Temenos
Agnes Auledas, Structural Engineer, Atkins
Carol Hamilton, Regional Director, Compliance and Fraud, EMEA, GBG
Diana Moldovan, UKI Cyber Operations Lead, Aviva
Women of the Future Awards
Arts & Culture
Winner
Tobi Kyeremateng
Cultural Producer, Black Ticket Project
Victoria Longdon, Conductor
Alex Ruhl, Director, Cats are not Peas
Rachel Sherlock, Photographer