Made In Manchester Awards - Turner Parkinson Chairman

Paul McGlone, Business Development Director at Turner Parkinson opened the Made in Manchester Awards at the Hilton Hotel on 5 February with his “Chairmans Welcome” in front of more than 450 guests.

The awards celebrate the finest young talent in the financial and professional sectors, rewarding excellence in innovation, entrepreneurial spirit, training, development and leadership.  

BBC Manchester presenter Andy Crane hosted the event at the Hilton Hotel.  

Winners on the evening included young talent from firms including KPMG, BDO, WTB Solicitors, Sheppard Robson, SJC Partners and Barclays Bank plus digital agencies TheEword and FireCask.

The highest accolade of the evening was awarded to Kieran Lawton, director of M&A and Private Equity at accountancy firm BDO.  Lawton also scooped the Corporate Financier of the Year award.

Chairman Paul McGlone said: “It’s fantastic to recognise the successes of Manchester’s young talent this evening, The Made in Manchester Awards is a wonderful showcase of our city’s rising stars and we are extremely proud to recognise and celebrate them this evening."

To see pictures of the event click here.