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Asian Express Newspaper

Writen: 17 May 2017

The Evening Standard

Writen: 11 May 2017

The Guardian

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Mail Online Article

Writen: 13 May 2016

Asian Wealth Magazine

Writen: 16 Mar 2016

The Independent

Writen: 29 Mar 2015

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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: 30 May 2017

On the 10th May, our 2017 Asian Women of Achievement award winners were announced at a star-studded event at the London Hilton, Park Lane. Today, we would like to turn the spotlight onto the winner of the Science and Technology category, Professor Sadaf Farooqi. We celebrate her phenomenal, groun...

Writen: 17 May 2017

The Asian Women of Achievement Awards, founded by Pinky Lilani CBE DL in 1999, celebrate multicultural Britain and the contribution of diverse cultures and talents to UK society. We put phenomenal Asian women across the UK on a platform, and celebrate the valuable impact they make to British life. T...

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...