Most Influential Individual of the Year

David Poole & Nicky Ensert, Highways England

Most Innovative EDI Initiative of the Year

Nicola Hosty, Northern Rail

Most Improved Organisation of the Year

Communication Specialist College Doncaster

Most Responsive EDI Lead Officer of the Year

Andy Parry, MerseyRail

Chief Executive of the Year

Shaun Tymon, Yorkshire Coast Homes

EDI Lead of the Year

Debbie Gordon, Yorkshire Coast Homes

Most Inspiring Individuals of the Year

Stewart McKillop, South Lanarkshire College
Tim Eyton-Jones, Barnfield College

Employee of the Year

Gwen Jefferson, Canal & River Trust

Investors in Diversity Advisor of the Year

Bruce Waller, National Centre for Diversity

Principal of the Year

Mohammed Ramzan, John Ruskin College

Community Champion of the Year

Dr Hanif Malik, Hamara

Special Recognition Award

Julia Breakwell, Heart of Worcester College

Awarding Body of the Year

National Open College Network (NOCN)

Student Union of the Year

University of Bristol Student’s Union

School of the Year

Pinchmill Lower School

Charity of the Year

Red Rose Sports Club

College of the Year

Treloar Trust

Public Service Organisation of the Year

Financial Ombudsman Service

Housing Provider of the Year

Yorkshire Coast Homes

Construction Company of the Year

Cruden Group Limited

Business of the Year

Bright Horizons

Organisation of the Year

Yorkshire Coast Homes