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Organizer The BBBAwards
Region EMEA

Founded in 2014, the Black British Business Awards (BBBAwards) celebrates the exceptional performance and outstanding achievements of black professionals and business owners in the UK and empowers organisations with the necessary tools to attract, retain and progress their internal Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic talent.

Throughout our history, the BBBAwards has focused on research-led, impact-oriented initiatives which drive change in the talent agenda. We are proud to be a collaborative community for organisations to exchange ideas, share advice and empower each other to create working environments for all talent to thrive and succeed.

Past winners

2021 Winners

2021 Business Person of the Year
• Edgar Chibaka & Jamal Tahlil, Co-Founders and Directors, First Response Group Ltd

Arts and Media Rising Star Winner
• Hannah Chukwu, Assistant Editor, Penguin Random House UK

Arts and Media Senior Leader Winner
• Miya Knights, Global Content Strategist, Poq Commerce

Consumer and Luxury Rising Star Winner
• Vese Aghoghovbia, Founder & Creator-in-Chief, Philly & Friends

Consumer and Luxury Senior Leader Winner
• Alexandria Dauley, Creative Director, Dauley Designs

Entrepreneur Rising Star Winner
• Alessandra Madubunyi, Director, We are COCO

Entrepreneur Senior Leader Winner
• Michael Khouri-Bent, Managing Director, Metropolitan Care Solutions

Financial Services Rising Star Winner
• Jordon Clarke, Executive Director, Morgan Stanley

Financial Services Senior Leader Winner
• Lara Oyesanya, Group General Counsel, WorldRemit

Professional Services Rising Star Winner
• Samuel Lawrence, Vice President, EMEA , JLL Technologies

Professional Services Senior Leader Winner
• Akima Paul-Lambert, Litigation Partner, Hogan Lovells

STEM Rising Star Winner
• Nnamdi Emelifeonwu, CEO, Definely

STEM Senior Leader Winner
• Gareth Dauley, Executive Vice President, Pacific Green Technologies