At this year’s PinkNews Awards we welcome the addition of a new category for Corporate Role Models.

The Award seeks to highlight the work of individuals who serve as powerful role models in their community. Both the internal and external work of these role models, and have accepted nominations from senior and junior employees.



The winner will be announced at the PinkNews Awards 2018 in London on October 17.

PinkNews received an unprecedented number of applications for the new award. A panel of judges will be drafted in to pick a winner from the shortlist. The award will be announced at the PinkNews Awards on October 17, 2018.

The nominees are:

Alex Vowinckel

Senior Associate at CMS

Chris Wood

HMS Prince of Wales Training Officer for the Royal Navy and Royal Marines

Daniel Gerring

Partner at Travers Smith

David Issac

Partner at Pinsent Masons 

Geff Parsons

Managing Director at Macquarie

Iain Anderson

Executive Chairman at Cicero 

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Jonathan Andrews

Trainee Solicitor at Reed Smith

Lorna Landells

Partner at Cushman & Wakefield 

Matt Scarff

Director of ITV Creative and ITV Experiences 

Sharon Hague

Senior Vice President for UK Schools at Pearson 

The PinkNews Awards is supported by Lloyds Banking Group.




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