Park Lane Hotel, Piccadilly, London. Image: Lord Michael Bates with David Stringer-Lamarre
David Stringer-Lamarre, within his capacity as the Chairman of the Institute of Directors City of London was pleased to have been a member of the judging panel for these awards, organised by Sinopro.
It was interesting to meet the many business people who attended this sell out event and of course congratulate the winners.
The keynote speech was delivered by Lord Michael Bates who spoke about the many synergies that exist between the UK & China.
Jeff Cao, London & Partners, provided an overview of the judges’ approach to the deliberation process.
【Excellence in Asset Management】
Geoffrey Yu, Head of UK Investment Office, UBS
【Excellence in Professional Services】
Maggie Zhao, Partner in Capital Markets, Clifford Chance London
【Excellence in Small & Medium Enterprises】
Dr Kevin Lin, OBE, Founder of KL Communications
【Excellence in Large Corporations】
Hong Chen, General Manager, Wanda One UK Ltd
【Special Award for Corporate Social Responsibility】
Lei Yue, Senior Vice President, Sanpower Group Corporation
Chun Qing Li, Founder of KREOD Architecture and China Britain International Design Week
【Special Award for RMB Internationalization】
Xilai Feng, CEO until October 2016, China Construction Bank (UK)