The UK-India Awards, a one-of-its-kind invitation only* event, celebrated the winning partnership between UK & India at a black-tie Gala Dinner and glittering Awards ceremony on Friday 12 May 2017 at The Sheraton Grand in London. The event also marked the launch of ‘The UK-India 100’ list of most influential people in UK-India relations.
The UK-India Awards are brought to you by London-based media house India Inc. – publishers of ‘India Global Business’, India’s foremost outbound investment magazine, and the FDI-focussed ‘India Investment Journal’.
The Awards recognised the very best, most innovative, and path-breaking UK and Indian companies that are making a significant impact on the bilateral relationship. It was also an acknowledgement of the efforts of organisations and individuals who continue to make a significant contribution to further and strengthen relations between our two great nations.
Deal of the Year – UK For the standout investment by an Indian company into the UK.
Deal of the Year – IndiaFor the standout investment by a UK company into India.
Professional of the YearFor an outstanding professional who has made a significant contribution to their organisation and the UK-India relationship generally.
- Financial Services Organisation of the Year
- Lifetime Achievement Award Publisher’s Choice
- CSR Project of the Year
Financial Services Organisation of the Year For an organisation that has been prolific in financing UK-India deals.
Lifetime Achievement AwardFor an individual who has made an outstanding, consistent and lasting contribution to the UK India relationship.
CSR Project of the YearFor the standout CSR project with high impact in India.
- Law firm of
the Year – UK
- Outstanding Contribution
Award Publisher’s Choice
- Law firm of the Year – India
Law firm of the Year – UK For a firm that has achieved outstanding legal results for its clients in the UK-India market.
Outstanding Contribution Award (Publisher’s Choice)For an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to enhance the UK-India relationship.
Law firm of the Year – India For a firm that has achieved outstanding legal results for its clients in the UK-India market.
- Innovation and Technology Deal of the Year
- Consultancy Firm of the Year
- New Market Entrant of the Year – UK
Innovation and Technology Deal of the Year For the Standout deal in the technology sector.
Consultancy Firm of the Year For a firm that demonstrates significant commitment and achievement through its advisory work to the UK-India relationship.
New Market Entrant of the Year – UK For a successful entry into UK by an Indian company
Rt Hon the Baroness Usha Prashar
Deputy Chair, British Council
Rt Hon the Baroness Sandip Verma
Chair, House of Lords European External Affairs Committe
Rt Hon Patricia Hewitt
Chair, UK India Business Council
Sunil Kant Munjal
Chair, Hero Corporate Services
Hon Shailesh Vara MP
Co-Chair, Conservative Friends of India and Former Justice Minister
Dealmaker, UK Department for International Trade
UK-India 100 List
The event marked the launch of ‘The UK-India 100 List’ of most influential people in UK-India relations. Compiled by India Inc.’s experienced research team, this first-of-its-kind list identifies and profiles the “go to”people in business, advisory services, and the public sector. Download ‘India 100 List’
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