Faces 2016

We first celebrated Faces of a Vibrant Economy in 2016. To see who made the inaugural list, use the search bar below.

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Ruth Amos - StairSteady

Ruth Amos

StairSteady

Bea Appleby

The Female Lead

Jane Ashcroft CBE - Anchor Trust

Jane Ashcroft CBE

Anchor Trust

Kim Atherton - OVO Energy

Kim Atherton

OVO Energy

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Alice Bentinck MBE - Entrepreneur First

Alice Bentinck MBE

Entrepreneur First

Birdsong - Birdsong

Birdsong

Birdsong

Tom Blofeld - BeWILDerwood

Tom Blofeld

BeWILDerwood

John Bowers

JCC Bowers

Adam Breeden - Bounce

Adam Breeden

Bounce

Kevin Byrne - Checkatrade

Kevin Byrne

Checkatrade

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Paul Boissier CB - RNLI

Paul Boissier CB

RNLI

Richard Carter

Nostrum Group

Dave Cates - Donate Technologies

Dave Cates

Donate Technologies

Stefano Ciampolini - Renal Services

Stefano Ciampolini

Renal Services

Natasha Clayton - Charity Executive

Natasha Clayton

Charity Executive

Richard Clothier - Wyke Farms

Richard Clothier

Wyke Farms

Tessa Cook - OLIO

Tessa Cook

OLIO

Linda Cregan - Children’s Food Trust

Linda Cregan

Children’s Food Trust

Professor Bob Cryan CBE - University of Huddersfield

Professor Bob Cryan CBE

University of Huddersfield

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Sir David Dalton - Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Sir David Dalton

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Nick Davies - Neighbourly

Nick Davies

Neighbourly

Julie Deane OBE - The Cambridge Satchel Company

Julie Deane OBE

The Cambridge Satchel Company

Sally Dicketts CBE - Activate Learning

Sally Dicketts CBE

Activate Learning

Paul Dransfield

Birmingham City Council

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Nicole Eagan - Darktrace

Nicole Eagan

Darktrace

Paul Evans - Redstor

Paul Evans

Redstor

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Anthony Fletcher - graze

Anthony Fletcher

graze

Scott Fletcher MBE - ANS Group

Scott Fletcher MBE

ANS Group

Rob and Paul Forkan

Gandys

Barbara Frost - WaterAid

Barbara Frost

WaterAid

Martin Frost - Cambridge Medical Robotics

Martin Frost

Cambridge Medical Robotics

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Joel Gibbard

Open Bionics

Councillor Geoff Gollop OBE - Bristol City Council

Councillor Geoff Gollop OBE

Bristol City Council

Rowan Gormley - Majestic Wine

Rowan Gormley

Majestic Wine

Mark Gould

Wholebake/9BAR

Patrick Grant - Community Clothing

Patrick Grant

Community Clothing

Hillary Graves - Little Dish

Hillary Graves

Little Dish

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Adam Hale - Fairsail

Adam Hale

Fairsail

Lee Hallam - Linbrooke Services

Lee Hallam

Linbrooke Services

Asif Hamid - The Contact Company

Asif Hamid

The Contact Company

Kate Hardcastle - Insight with Passion

Kate Hardcastle

Insight with Passion

Dr David J Hardman MBE - Innovation Birmingham

Dr David J Hardman MBE

Innovation Birmingham

Martin Hellawell - Softcat

Martin Hellawell

Softcat

Lucy Heller

Ark

Professor Janet Hemingway CBE - Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Professor Janet Hemingway CBE

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Dr Kate Hersov - Medikidz

Dr Kate Hersov

Medikidz

ShaoLan Hsueh - Chineasy

ShaoLan Hsueh

Chineasy

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Risha & Sumita Jindal - Digimeal

Risha & Sumita Jindal

Digimeal

Mandy Johnson - Change.org

Mandy Johnson

Change.org

Talisha Johnson - Skool Girl Online

Talisha Johnson

Skool Girl Online

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Laurence Kemball-Cook - Pavegen

Laurence Kemball-Cook

Pavegen

Bertie Millis & Samantha Kingston - Virtual Umbrella

Bertie Millis & Samantha Kingston

Virtual Umbrella

Karen Knight - NorseCare

Karen Knight

NorseCare

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Priya Lakhani OBE - CENTURY Tech

Priya Lakhani OBE

CENTURY Tech

David Lees

Southampton Airport

Josh Littlejohn - Social Bite

Josh Littlejohn

Social Bite

Clive Lucking - Fourfront Group

Clive Lucking

Fourfront Group

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David Maclean

Packt Publishing

John Marren - Company Shop

John Marren

Company Shop

Dr Eric Mayes - Endomag

Dr Eric Mayes

Endomag

John McArthur

Tracsis

Professor Rachel McKendry - i-sense

Professor Rachel McKendry

i-sense

Dr James McKenzie - PhotonStar LED

Dr James McKenzie

PhotonStar LED

Chris Moore - The Clink Charity

Chris Moore

The Clink Charity

Tracy Mort MBE - Grace Cole

Tracy Mort MBE

Grace Cole

Guy Mucklow - PCA Predict

Guy Mucklow

PCA Predict

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Marie Owen - LS Productions

Marie Owen

LS Productions

Jude Ower MBE - Playmob

Jude Ower MBE

Playmob

Maggie O’Carroll - The Women’s Organisation

Maggie O’Carroll

The Women’s Organisation

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Jitesh Patel - Peldon Rose

Jitesh Patel

Peldon Rose

Amy Peake - Loving Humanity

Amy Peake

Loving Humanity

Professor Baron Peter Piot

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Steven Pleasant MBE

Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council

David Pollock - Chess

David Pollock

Chess

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Russell Quirk - eMoov

Russell Quirk

eMoov

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Gwyn Roberts - Galeri Caernarfon

Gwyn Roberts

Galeri Caernarfon

Justine Roberts - Mumsnet

Justine Roberts

Mumsnet

Peter Roberts - Pure Gym

Peter Roberts

Pure Gym

Joanne Roney OBE

Wakefield Metropolitan District Council

Cally Russell - Mallzee

Cally Russell

Mallzee

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Romi Savova - PensionBee

Romi Savova

PensionBee

Mark Simmers - Celtic Renewables

Mark Simmers

Celtic Renewables

Don Spalinger - SETsquared

Don Spalinger

SETsquared

Gillian Stewart - Ecolution Group

Gillian Stewart

Ecolution Group

Jason Stockwood - Simply Business

Jason Stockwood

Simply Business

Natalie Sykes - Institute of Directors

Natalie Sykes

Institute of Directors

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Pauline Tambling CBE

Creative & Cultural Skills

Laura Tenison MBE - JoJo Maman Bébé

Laura Tenison MBE

JoJo Maman Bébé

James Timpson OBE - Timpson Group

James Timpson OBE

Timpson Group

Clive Tritton - Renaisi

Clive Tritton

Renaisi

Sara Turnbull - Bootstrap Company

Sara Turnbull

Bootstrap Company

Matt Turner - tastecard

Matt Turner

tastecard

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John Vincent MBE - LEON

John Vincent MBE

LEON

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Bruce Walker - WeAreTheFuture

Bruce Walker

WeAreTheFuture

Leon Ward - Brook

Leon Ward

Brook

Joëlle Warren MBE - Warren Partners

Joëlle Warren MBE

Warren Partners

Petra Wetzel - WEST

Petra Wetzel

WEST

Dr Jamie Wilson - HomeTouch

Dr Jamie Wilson

HomeTouch

Debbie Wosskow OBE - Love Home Swap

Debbie Wosskow OBE

CEO, Love Home Swap

Michelle Wright - Cause4

Michelle Wright

Cause4