Our Sponsors

Headline Sponsor

Lloyds Bank

Lloyds Bank is proud to sponsor the British Business Excellence Awards in 2021, which will showcase the very best of our nation’s resilience, innovation, entrepreneurship and determination. Business never stands still and the need to adapt has never been more important than this last year. By supporting these awards we want to recognise the efforts by businesses in helping Britain recover.

Net Zero Partner

Octopus - Net Zero Partner

Supporting homegrown British business is at the heart of Octopus Electric Vehicles and who we help switch to electric, and we’re delighted to support the Lloyds British Business Excellence Awards, as their Official Net Zero Partner. The past few years have shown the resilience of British businesses, and how the public has backed these. This award is about showcasing the pinnacle of sustainable companies, who uphold best practices and help to set the high standard for their peers in the industry. By providing access to renewable energy and offering electric vehicles to lower costs and carbon footprint, we are helping UK businesses to bounce back greener.

Category Sponsors

Lloyds Bank

Lloyds Bank is proud to sponsor the British Business Excellence Awards in 2021, which will showcase the very best of our nation’s resilience, innovation, entrepreneurship and determination. Business never stands still and the need to adapt has never been more important than this last year. By supporting these awards we want to recognise the efforts by businesses in helping Britain recover.

LDC

As the private equity arm of Lloyds Banking Group, LDC has backed the ambitions of more than 650 entrepreneurs through the highs and lows of the economic cycle. For 40 years we have invested in mid-market businesses from all sectors and regions of the British economy to support their growth. We understand the transformative power of ambition and we are looking forward to celebrating the individuals nominated for Entrepreneur of The Year in 2021.

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Octopus - Net Zero Partner

Supporting homegrown British business is at the heart of Octopus Electric Vehicles and who we help switch to electric, and we’re delighted to support the Lloyds British Business Excellence Awards, as their Official Net Zero Partner. The past few years have shown the resilience of British businesses, and how the public has backed these. This award is about showcasing the pinnacle of sustainable companies, who uphold best practices and help to set the high standard for their peers in the industry. By providing access to renewable energy and offering electric vehicles to lower costs and carbon footprint, we are helping UK businesses to bounce back greener.

Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines®

A partnership that redefines transatlantic travel

The British Business Awards is delighted to be working with Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines®, a partnership that redefines transatlantic travel. We fly to over 200 of the most loved destinations in the US with convenient flight times and seamless onward connections. 

We know you expect those little touches that make every journey unforgettable. With our irresistible, personal service, award winning inflight entertainment, innovative products and incredible onboard experience, whatever your business travel dreams, with us you can turn them into reality.  

So, whether you’re presenting a big idea in the Big Apple or closing a deal in Shanghai, business travel is designed to be a pleasure with Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines®.

iNews Media Partner

i is sponsoring this year's tech innovation award in support of the many British businesses are genuinely helping to change the world for the better. The UK is at the forefront of innovation in sectors as diverse as healthcare, energy and logistics and with i's commitment to supporting British businesses great and small, recognising their achievements in this way should help shine a light on some of Britain's most successful business stories.

inews.co.uk is your essential daily briefing, covering everything you need to know about the things that matter – without jargon or bluster.

inews.co.uk is the UK’s most trusted news brand, according to data from industry auditor PAMCo. They are proudly independent and have no agenda when it comes to political disputes – and won’t hesitate to call out injustice or wrongdoing, no matter who’s doing it.

Event Partners

Octopus - Net Zero Partner

Supporting homegrown British business is at the heart of Octopus Electric Vehicles and who we help switch to electric, and we’re delighted to support the Lloyds British Business Excellence Awards, as their Official Net Zero Partner. The past few years have shown the resilience of British businesses, and how the public has backed these. This award is about showcasing the pinnacle of sustainable companies, who uphold best practices and help to set the high standard for their peers in the industry. By providing access to renewable energy and offering electric vehicles to lower costs and carbon footprint, we are helping UK businesses to bounce back greener.

Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines®

A partnership that redefines transatlantic travel

The British Business Awards is delighted to be working with Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines®, a partnership that redefines transatlantic travel. We fly to over 200 of the most loved destinations in the US with convenient flight times and seamless onward connections. 

We know you expect those little touches that make every journey unforgettable. With our irresistible, personal service, award winning inflight entertainment, innovative products and incredible onboard experience, whatever your business travel dreams, with us you can turn them into reality.  

So, whether you’re presenting a big idea in the Big Apple or closing a deal in Shanghai, business travel is designed to be a pleasure with Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines®.

Home Grown - Venue Partner

A private members club that provides entrepreneurial pioneers with unique resources to unlock the true value of their business potential. Home Grown, as part of the Home House Collection, offers a space for exclusive and unrivalled access to the brightest minds in London’s thriving business community.

Media Partners

iNews Media Partner

i is sponsoring this year's tech innovation award in support of the many British businesses are genuinely helping to change the world for the better. The UK is at the forefront of innovation in sectors as diverse as healthcare, energy and logistics and with i's commitment to supporting British businesses great and small, recognising their achievements in this way should help shine a light on some of Britain's most successful business stories.

inews.co.uk is your essential daily briefing, covering everything you need to know about the things that matter – without jargon or bluster.

inews.co.uk is the UK’s most trusted news brand, according to data from industry auditor PAMCo. They are proudly independent and have no agenda when it comes to political disputes – and won’t hesitate to call out injustice or wrongdoing, no matter who’s doing it.

Metro

Metro is the United Kingdom's highest-circulation print newspaper, written for and reaching a young, mobile-savvy metropolitan audience.

Metro provides stories to the public that they need to know (from breaking news to the biggest sports stories), and the stories that the public will want to know. This can take the form of the latest showbiz gossip the funniest and oddest stories from around the world and the best opinion pieces, without a party-political standpoint.

A space for unusual introductions, meetings, and conversations, all designed around growing unique business ambitions. Host intimate dinners, business seminars, breakfast briefings and social drinks designed for connectivity and growth.

Business Matters Magazine

Established in 1987 Business Matters is the leading magazine brand for UK’s thriving small and medium sized business sector.

Business Matters is the UK’s largest distributed subscription-based monthly business magazine, read for its news coverage, analysis, interviews with key opinion formers and leading entrepreneurs and opinion on the UK small business sector.

It provides the latest news online proving the best legal, marketing, sales and business guides, plus interviews, success stories, and profiles.

Hertfordshire Investor

A news organisation dedicated to business, investment, entrepreneurship, growth and developments within Hertfordshire. The only news brand dedicated to owners, managers, investors and entrepreneurs of SMEs and growing companies in Hertfordshire. Delivering the most up to date local business news and real solutions for today’s innovative company builders.

Tech Nation

Tech Nation is a national network for ambitious tech entrepreneurs – offering growth plans, visas for exceptional talent from overseas, digital entrepreneurship skills and championing UK digital.

Tech Nation fuels the growth of game-changing founders, leaders, and scaling companies so they can positively transform societies and economies. We provide them with the coaching, content and community they need for their journey in designing the future.

Startup Magazine

Startups Magazine is a bi-monthly print and digital publication created to champion technology startups with all aspects of their entrepreneurial journeys - helping them connect the dots from funding to founder wellbeing. Startups Magazine is free for public spaces to distribute to their members and can be received by individuals at only the cost of P&P. But above all this, what makes Startups Magazine its magical self is its fierce community which has supported the mission of the publication from the very beginning.

Exclusive Education Partner

King's Business School

King's Business School is the ninth and newest faculty at King's College London, opened in 2017. Our vision is to set a new direction for business education and research, developing bold ideas to tackle the world’s major challenges. We foster an entrepreneurial mindset in our students and are home to the Entrepreneurship Institute, which helps students, staff and alumni from across King’s to develop an entrepreneurial mindset of their own, supporting whatever career or future they had in mind.

We are delighted to partner with the British Business Excellence Awards to celebrate the achievements of the UK’s entrepreneurs and business community and to help create a space to exchange ideas, solve problems together and progress sustainably and collaboratively.