Judging Panels

1. Leadership in the Public Sector
Chair: Marie Fagan, General Manager Hilton Cardiff, Consortium Member
Zoe Sweet, Director of Organisational Development, Academi Wales, Supporter
Kate Cooper, Head of Research, Policy and Standards, The Institute of Leadership & Management, Sponsors
Ross Storr, Leadership & Organisational Development Co-Ordinator, Academi Wales

2. Young Leader (14-25 years old)
Chair: Lynne Reynolds, Communications and Public Affairs Manager, WCVA, Consortium Member
Caryl Thomas, Sparkles Solutions Ltd, Award Winner 2016
Lowri Griffiths, Policy and Public Affairs Manager, Macmillan
Alun Thomas, Public Affairs and Press Officer, Citizens Advice

3. Leadership for the Future
Chair: Siân Rees, Associate Dean and Director of Enterprise, Cardiff School of Management, Cardiff Metropolitan University Araf Haq, CIPD South East Wales Branch Committee Member, Category Sponsors
Rhian Evans, Social Services, Flintshire County Borough Council, Award Winner 2016
Stephen Maggs, Relationship Manager, Business Wales

4. Women in Leadership
Chair: Siân Rees, Associate Dean and Director of Enterprise, Cardiff School of Management, Cardiff Metropolitan University Becky James, Director of Business Development and Sales, ILM, Category Sponsors
Ann-Marie Harkin, Financial Audit Director, Wales Audit Office, Award Winner 2016
Lloyd Powell, Head of ACCA Cymru Wales, Consortium Member

5. Leadership in the Private Sector
Chair: Leighton Jenkins, Assistant Director and Head of Policy, CBI Wales, Consortium Member
Martin Mumford, Managing Director, Nation Radio, media partners
Scott Liddle, Operations Director (Technical), Acorn, Award Winner 2016
Lesley Richards, Head of CIPD Wales

6. Leadership in Social Enterprise
Chair: Lloyd Powell, Head of ACCA Cymru Wales, Consortium Member
Martin Price, Chair, Social Firms Wales and Director of Consultancy.coop
Karen Visser, Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy, School of Healthcare Sciences, Cardiff University

7. Next Generation Leader
Chair: Ben Cottam, Head of External Affairs, FSB Wales, Consortium Member
Tom Wood, CEO, RWA Group Ltd, Award Winner 2014
Emma Wools, Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner, South Wales Police, Award Winner 2016
Andrea Morgan, MD, Citrus Content

8. Leadership in the Voluntary and Not for Profit Sector
Chair: Lynne Reynolds, Communications and Public Affairs Manager, WCVA, Consortium Member
Sabine Maguire, Founder and Trustee, Sparkle, Award Winner 2016
John Chown, Director, Williams Ross Ltd (Category Sponsors)
Tom Morris, Finance, Research and Grants Officer, Community Foundation in Wales

Judging Panels

Public Sector – Ross Storr, Kate Cooper, Zoe Sweet and Marie Fagan

Private Sector – Martin Mumford, Scott Liddle, Lesley Richards and Leighton Jenkins

Next Generation Leader – Tom Wood, Ben Cottam, Andrea Morgan and Emma Wools

Leadership for the Future – Araf Haq, Rhian Evans, Sian Rees and Steve Maggs

Voluntary Sector – Joh Chown, Tom Morris, Sabine Maguire and Lynne Reynolds

Social Enterprise – Martin Price, Lloyd Powell and Karen Visser

Women in Leadership – Lloyd Powell, Sian Rees, Ann-Marie Harkin and Becky James

Young Leader – Caryl Thomas, Alun Thomas, Lowri Griffiths and Lynne Reynolds