Cambridgeshire business leaders urged to enter IoD East of England Director of the Year Awards 2020

 IoD 2019 East of England Awards winners  Credit: RMG Photography

Business leaders across Cambridgeshire are encouraged to enter one of the region’s most prestigious business awards. Entries are now open for the Institute of Directors (IoD) East of England Director of the Year Awards 2020.

A celebration of success and leadership talent, the IoD awards offer the business community a chance to acknowledge the excellence and professionalism we have here in the Enterprising East.

The annual event is a showcase for business excellence and the significant contributions made by business leaders to the region’s social and economic prosperity.

The IoD Awards are free to enter and are open to all directors or equivalent level, executive and non-executive, whether or not they are IoD members. Cambridgeshire business leaders can submit their own entry online or nominate someone else they believe is making a significant difference. The deadline for entries is Friday 27 March.

Those shortlisted for the final will be invited to attend an awards lunch on Friday 12 June 2020 at the Bedford Lodge Hotel in Newmarket alongside many of the region’s leading business people.

Chosen by their peers

Simone Robinson, regional director IoD East of England said: “The IoD East Awards are a unique opportunity for Cambridgeshire directors to celebrate their achievements as business leaders with their peers.

“Whether you enter, or are nominated, the IoD Awards recognise every aspect of business, from leadership and innovation to corporate social responsibility.

“Entry is free of charge via a dedicated online platform, so we urge Cambridgeshire directors to take part and fly the flag for this amazing and commercially diverse region.”

Karen Livingstone from SBRI Healthcare was the 2019 winner of the IoD Award for Public Sector Director of the Year Award, while Emmaus Cambridge Chief Executive, Diane Docherty was highly commended.

The IoD East of England Director of the Year Awards 2020 are sponsored by Rickard Luckin Chartered Accountants and Tax Advisers, Direct Solutions and Focus 7 International.

An online entry form and nomination form can be found here>>>

Image: IoD 2019 East of England Awards winners

Credit: RMG Photography


A membership organisation for Directors of organisations in Cambridgeshire. This is the local branch of the national IoD organisation.

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