East of England
Director of the Year Awards

IoD awards

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Awards Categories

The award categories, listed below, have been chosen to reflect, recognise and reward the achievements of London and the South East’s business leaders.

It is acceptable to put forward an individual for more than one category.

Small Company

Open to directors of companies with an annual turnover of under £9.99M.

Medium Company

Open to directors of companies with an annual turnover of £10M-£99.99M.

Large Company

Open to directors of companies with an annual turnover of over £100M.

International

Open to all directors in UK-based companies with overseas sales. The entrant must be able to show that a minimum of 25% of the company’s turnover comes from overseas sales and must be successful in exporting, and committed to continued growth in the international arena.

Young Director

Open to directors under the age of 42 on the closing dates for entries, who are able to point to outstanding achievements over the past 12 months.

Family Business

Open to directors in the second-generation or more family businesses and will have responded to the specific challenges that face directors in such well established firms.

Leadership in Corporate Responsibility

Open to those directors who are able to demonstrate that, through their direct actions and leadership, their business has made a positive impact on the local community, wider society and/or the environment.

Public/Third Sector

Open to directors in the public sector as well as those working in the third sector and other charitable or not-for-profit organisations.

Nominations for the Director of the Year Awards 2018 will open on Monday 25 September 2017.

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