NCFD Grand Awards 2018 Winners

NCFD Grand Awards 2018 Winners2018-01-26T08:48:24+00:00

UK’s Most Inspiring Individual of the Year 2018 

Sponsored byNEWTEC

The Shortlist:

Sunita Chand, Ongo Partnership
Kate Jeanes, Bath Spa University Students’ Union
Lesley Douglas, Family Action
Craig Downing, Yorkshire Building Society
Helen Baker, Sage UK
Kriti Sharma, Sage UK
Nick Goode, Sage UK
Jacqueline Gavin, Department for International Trade
Kelly Waugh, Release Potential
Shaid Mahmood, Leeds City College

And the winner is…

Helen Baker, Sage UK

UK’s Most Innovative EDI Initiative of the Year 2018 

The Shortlist:

Ryan Lucas, Bath Spa University Students’ Union
Yorkshire Building Society
Dan Edwards, Arriva Rail North
Gaye Hutchinson, Release Potential

And the winner is…

Dan Edwards, Arriva Rail North

UK’s Most Improved Organisation of the Year 2018 

The Shortlist:

Yorkshire Building Society
Luton Community Housing Ltd
Sage UK
John Ruskin College

And the winner is…

Yorkshire Building Society

UK’s Steering Group of the Year 2018 

The Shortlist:

Boston Mayflower’s Steering group
The Sixth Form College Solihull’s Steering Group
Ongo Partnership’s Diversity Steering Group
Pobl Group’s Steering Group
Amey’s Steering Group
City Healthcare Partnership’s Steering Group
VINCI Construction UK’s Steering Group
NEWTEC’s Steering Group

And the winner is…

Ongo Partnership

UK Resources/ Procurement Manager of the Year 2018 

And the winner is…

Michael Gainlall, John Ruskin College

UK Principal of the Year 2018 

The Shortlist:

Emma Johnson, Oasis Academy Foundry
Stewart McKillop, South Lanarkshire College
Mohammed Ramzan, John Ruskin College

And the winner is…

Emma Johnson, Oasis Academy Foundry

Investors in Diversity Assessor of the Year 2018 

And the winner is…

Irfaan Arif

UK Employee of the Year 2018

The Shortlist:

Anne Leader, Financial Ombudsman Service
Grace Geilinger, Brighton Hove & Sussex Sixth Form College
Colin Stewart, Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
Paul Lavenne and Steve Tivey, Arriva Rail North
Katherine Runciman, Leeds City College
Neil Correia, Release Potential
Elaine Ballantyne, South Lanarkshire College
Rebecca Loosemore, Communication Specialist College Doncaster

And the winner is…

Elaine Ballantyne, South Lanarkshire College

UK EDI Lead of the Year 2018

The Shortlist:

Karen Cowan, Ongo Partnership
Jennifer Marshall, NEWTEC
Aoife Tobin, Brighton Hove & Sussex Sixth Form College
Bridget Lloyd, Boston Mayflower
Sonia Wood, The Sixth Form College, Solihull
Nicola Hosty, Yorkshire Building Society
Rebecca Loosemore, Communication Specialist College Doncaster

And the winner is…

Karen Cowan, Ongo Partnership

UK School or Academy of the Year 2018 

Sponsored byNG Bailey

And the winner is…

Oasis Academy Foundry

UK Charity of the Year 2018 

And the winner is…

NEWTEC

UK Student Union of the Year 2018 

Sponsored bySouth Lanarkshire College

And the winner is…

Bath Spa Students’ Union

UK Engineering Company of the Year 2018 

And the winner is…

NG Bailey

UK Transportation Organisation of the Year 2018 

And the winner is…

Arriva Rail North

UK Construction Company of the Year 2018 

Sponsored by

And the winner is…

Interserve Construction

UK Financial Services Company of the Year 

Sponsored by

The Shortlist:

Nationwide
Yorkshire Building Society

And the winner is…

Yorkshire Building Society

UK Small to Medium Business of the Year 2018 

Sponsored byArts Competition and Exhibition Amey Sponsorship

And the winner is…

Release Potential

UK Large Business of the Year 2018 

Sponsored byArts Competition and Exhibition Amey Sponsorship

The Shortlist:

VINCI Construction UK
Dimensions
Interserve
Prospects

And the winner is…

VINCI Construction UK

UK Retailer of the Year 2018 

Sponsored byArts Competition and Exhibition Amey Sponsorship

The Shortlist:

Bath Spa University Students’ Union Shop
Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
ASDA
Tesco PLC
Marks & Spencer

And the winner is…

Abercrombie & Fitch Co.

UK Technology Company of the Year 2018 

The Shortlist:

Sage UK
Telefónica UK (O2)
Virgin

And the winner is…

Sage UK

UK Housing Provider of the Year 2018 

And the winner is…

Boston Mayflower

UK Managing Director/ Chief Executive of the Year 2018

The Shortlist:

Antonia Romeo, Department for International Trade
Duncan Elliott, Carillion Strategic Highways
James Walsh, Steps to Work
Andrew Burnell, City Healthcare Partnership
Sarah Dawes, Bath Spa University Students’ Union
Lynda Rees, Luton Community Housing Ltd
Keith Wimbles, Voluntary Action Fund
Gaye Hutchinson, Release Potential
Pat Edwards, NEWTEC
David Jones, Coleg Cambria

And the winner is…

Lynda Rees, Luton Community Housing

UK Board/ SLT of the Year 2018 

NEWTEC’s SLT Team
VINCI Construction UK’s Steering Group
Huddersfield New College’s SLT Team

And the winner is…

NEWTEC

UK Organisation of the Year 2018 

And the winner is…

Huddersfield New College

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amey

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