The Southwark Business Excellence Awards 2018


Over 450 guests from the business community celebrated at the inaugural Southwark Business Excellence Awards.

Opening the awards, Councillor Kieron Williams of Southwark Council, said: “Southwark has some of the world’s best businesses, from small independents to global brands, and they are fundamental to the success of the borough, helping to bring economic prosperity and jobs.”

Peter Mantle Chairman of Southwark Chamber of Commerce said the energy and commitment from the finalists was testament to the driving ambition that would continue to take Southwark forward.

Vanessa Packham, of Lewisham Southwark College, headline sponsors of the awards, said the college had been honoured to be involved. “We have been so impressed with the quality of applications and business stories.The College sees itself as a key part of the community in Southwark.

Over £4,000 was raised in aid of the Mayor of Southwark, Councillor Catherine Rose’s charities, Dulwich Hamlet Aspire Football Academy and The Family and Childcare Trust, as well as Southwark Giving.

Backed by Headline Partner, Lewisham Southwark College, and Awards Partners, Southwark Chamber of Commerce, Southwark Council, and White Label Creative, the awards are sponsored by British Land, CIT Group, ENGIE, Grosvenor, UAL London College of Communications, Landsec, Lendlease, Greystar, South Bank Central, plus Great Portland Estates and Costain Group and Sellar. The programme is supported by Shangri-La Hotel, Jensen’s Gin and Media Partner, Southwark News.

Southwark Chamber of Commerce

169 Walworth Road, London, United Kingdom. SE17 1RW

Company Registration: 09909789


Southwark Chamber of Commerce is affiliated to the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), an accredited member of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC)