Asian Women of Achievement 2021 Shortlist Announced

The Asian Women of Achievement Awards, in association with NatWest, is proud to announce the full shortlist for 2021. From a scientist breaking new ground in cancer research and a social activist supporting street children in India to CEOs of big business, trailblazing engineers, lawyers, athletes and more, this year’s nominees are a shining example of the important and inspirational work of Asian women in Britain today. Click on the link to read more about this year’s shortlist

“The pandemic is widely acknowledged to have put ‘hard-fought gains for women’s rights’ under threat. This gives us more motivation and urgency than ever to highlight the incredible Asian women leading in Britain today. We celebrate our shortlisted leaders – their hard work, resilience and determination breaks down boundaries, helps us to find new ways to collaborate and empowers others. You are change-makers, paving the way for the generation to come.”
Pinky Lilani CBE DL, Chairman,
Asian Women of Achievement Awards

“This year we celebrate the 22nd Anniversary of the Asian Women of Achievement Awards and NatWest is incredibly proud to sponsor these Awards for the tenth consecutive year. Each year we celebrate and showcase the fabulous contribution that Asian women from across the UK are achieving in their chosen field and the shortlist has once again been outstanding, particularly in these challenging times. My congratulations to everyone who has been shortlisted and I look forward to hearing your story.”
Yvonne Greeves, Director of Women in Business,
NatWest Group

This year’s Asian Women of Achievement Awards will take place on September 22nd, at the London Hilton on Park Lane.