Northern Asian Powerlist 2020

The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is delighted to be a partner of the Northern Asian Powerlist 2020, an awards scheme that celebrates the significant contribution of the Asian community across Leeds City Region and the Northern Powerhouse.

11 September 2020

The LEP is delighted to be a partner of the Northern Asian Powerlist 2020, an awards scheme that celebrates the significant contribution of the Asian community across Leeds City Region and the Northern Powerhouse 

The LEP in partnership with the West Yorkshire Combined Authority is sponsoring the awards alongside Squire Patton Boggs, Natwest, the Yorkshire Asian Business Association and Leeds Beckett University.  

This year’s categories include: 

  • Politics and Diplomacy
  • Digital and Technology
  • Women in Business
  • Business Leaders
  • Emerging Talent – Entrepreneurs and Emerging Leaders
  • Inspiring Professionals
  • Thought Leaders
  • Cultural Icons
  • Social Changemakers
  • Food and Drink

“In the category I judged I was blown away by both the quality and quantity of entries. The nominations and winners we chose are all exceptional business leaders, driving forward innovation, creating successful and growing businesses, all with a strong focus on giving back to their communities.” Roger Marsh OBE DL, Chair of the LEP and NPII

The Powerlist will be announced in Leeds City Region on 2 October 2020, followed by a celebration in the House of Lords and a trade mission to India in 2021.