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The Guardian

Writen: 20 May 2016

Mail Online Article

Writen: 13 May 2016

Asian Wealth Magazine

Writen: 16 Mar 2016

The Independent

Writen: 29 Mar 2015

Daily Mail

Writen: 04 Jun 2014

Daily Mail

Writen: 16 May 2013

Our Latest News

Keep updated on the activity of the Women of the Future Programme, our events and initiatives and the many partnerships and collaborations we are involved in. Read more of our recent activity in the articles below.

Writen: 10 Apr 2017

The judging for this year’s Awards took place on March 27, hosted by Thomson Reuters at their head offices in Canary Wharf. Shortlisted candidates had the opportunity to meet the judging panel, chaired by Lady Emma Arbuthnot, as well as Pinky Lilani CBE DL, who founded the AWA Awards 18 years a...

Writen: 23 Mar 2017

The Asian Women of Achievement Awards, in association with NatWest, are pleased to announce the full shortlist for the 2017 awards. The talent of this year’s line-up is astounding. With candidates from all over the UK and with heritage from all over the world including Pakistan, India, Tibet, Sri ...

Writen: 23 May 2016

The Asian Women of Achievement Awards 2016 saw a fantastic and diverse shortlist with high-achieving, inspiring winners. Shweta Aggarwal, creator of Dev and Ollie children’s picture book series, won the AWA Arts & Culture Award 2016 and just six months later, she shared with us why the Awards ...

Writen: 23 Mar 2016

Deep Shah, CFO, Hall & Partners. I feel so very privileged to have won an Asian Women of Achievement award this year. It’s such a prestigious accolade and I still cannot believe I have got my name against one. It’s been just over three weeks since the glamorous evening of the awards took plac...

Writen: 23 Mar 2016

Winner Tahira Widlof, Store Manager, Asda shares her thoughts on her Award. Whilst I was pleasantly surprised at my nomination in the Business Category, I was full of pride at being a finalist, but totally overwhelmed at winning the Chairman’s award. It has opened my eyes to some real opportuni...

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Writen: 29 Oct 2015

Winners from the 2015 Asian Women of Achievement awards were invited to a special tea, hosted by the Master of the Royal Household as part of the Women of the Future, Week of Women Programme. Other guests included international delegates from 33 different countries, that were part of the Women of th...