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Professor Nancy Rothwell named Business Masters Ambassador of the Year

08 Mar 2019

The winners of this year’s North West Business Masters Awards were announced last night at a black tie evening held in the majestic surroundings of Gorton Monastery

President and Vice-Chancellor Prof Dame Nancy Rothwell

President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell was named Business Masters Ambassador of the Year.

A total of 13 awards were given, celebrating the vibrant business scene in the North West.  

The shortlist was selected by an independent judging panel made up of senior business leaders from across the region.

Mike Ribbeck, North West editor of, said: “The panel were overwhelmed by the quality and quantity of entries for this year’s awards.

"This year’s shortlist features a wide variety of fantastic businesses in many different sectors and at different stages of their development.

“What came through during the judging panel was the commitment, drive and enthusiasm of all the people who run business in our region.”

Details of winners across all categories can be found at