BPF Futures Tomorrow's Leaders Awards 2019

The BPF Futures Tomorrow’s Leaders Awards celebrates the UK real estate industry’s rising stars. The winners of the awards were announced at an evening awards event on 2 May, at the impressive Terrace Pavilion at the Houses of Parliament. 

Thank you to everyone that attended the event, and a huge congratulations to all the winners and nominees!
 

2019 AWARD WINNERS
 

​​BPF Futures Community Engagement Award: This award recognises someone who has personally led a business unit or project delivering outstanding relationships with local people

Winner: Rebecca Bird, General Manager, Capital and Regional

BPF Futures Diversity and Inclusion Award: This award recognises someone who has personally driven a more diverse and inclusive workplace

Winner: Charlotte Morphet, Principle Policy Planner, London Borough of Waltham Forest and Co-Founder of Women in Planning
 

BPF Futures Promoting the Industry Award: This award recognises someone who has brought a new idea or initiative to help change the way the business or the industry is perceived

Winner: Sarah Hayford, Founder, The Land Collective
 

BPF Futures LandAid Award: This award recognises someone who has made an outstanding contribution to Landaid’s mission

Winner: Sarah Gunn, Marketing Executive, TFT Consultants
 

BPF Futures Rising Star Award: The junior professional of the year (chosen from the category award winners)  

Winner: Charlotte Morphet, Principle Policy Planner, London Borough of Waltham Forest and Co-Founder of Women in Planning

HIGHLY COMMENDED 

  • Community engagement: Charlotte-Daisy Leeming, Head of CSR, Town Centre Securities
  • Diversity & Inclusion: Miroslav Gospodinov, Founder, CPO & CFO, Staykeepers
  • LandAid: David Cowgill, Partner (Commercial Property), Schofield Sweeney LLP

SPECIAL RECOGNITION

  • Shain Shapiro, Founder & President, Sound Diplomacy
  • Joseph Daniels, CEO & Founder, Project Etopia

2019 SHORTLIST

  • Community Engagement: 
  • Rebecca Wakefield, Account Director, Snapdragon at PLMR
  • Shain Shapiro, Founder & President, Sound Diplomacy
  • Charlotte-Daisy Leeming, Head of CSR, Town Centre Securities
  • Sophie Henwood, Associate, Boodle Hatfield
  • Lorelle Bascoe, Senior Surveyor, Gerald Eve
  • Richard Ellison, Property Development Manager, Transport for London
  • Rebecca Bird, General Manager, Capital & Regional
  • Rebecca Crow, Senior Development Manager, Grainger

Diversity and Inclusion: 

  • Charlotte Morphet, Principal Policy Planner at London Borough of Waltham Forest
  • Ruth Moorhouse, Asset Manager, Ellandi
  • Mica Latouche, Development Manager, Kier Property
  • Nicola Insley, Senior Associate, CMS
  • Yohance Harper, Associate Director – Investment Advisory, CBRE
  • Faith Locken, Surveyor, JLL
  • Miroslav Gospodinov, Founder, CPO & CFO, Staykeepers

Promoting the Industry: 

  • Sarah Hayford, Founder, The Land Collective
  • Joseph Daniels, CEO & Founder, Project Etopia
  • Alex Mellows, Financial Planning & Analysis Manager, Harworth Group
  • Harri John & Rosanna Lawn, Co-Founders, CREation Property Network
  • Iona Lennon, Building Surveyor, #SurveyingSisterhood 
  • David Granat, Managing Director, OX Living
  • James Pearson, Senior Analyst – EMEA Research, CBRE
  • William Newton, President & EMEA MD, WiredScore
  • Rupert Parker, Head of Futureproofing, Avison Young
  • Natasha Guerra, CEO, Runway East​

BPF Futures LandAid Award: 

  • Sarah Gunn, Marketing & Communications Executive, TFT
  • Sophie Walker, Senior Surveyor, Gerald Eve
  • Anna Stewart, Content Manager, BNP Paribas Real Estate
  • Laura Da Silva, Brand & Communications Executive, Malcolm Hollis
  • David Cowgill, Partner (Commercial Property), Schofield Sweeney LLP

BPF Futures Rising Star: 

  • Rebecca Bird, General Manager, Capital & Regional    
  • Charlotte Morphet, Principal Policy Planner, London Borough of Waltham Forest     
  • Sarah Hayford, Founder, The Land Collective
  • Sarah Gunn, Marketing & Communications Executive, TFT

MEET THE JUDGES

This year’s judging panel was:

• Ian Marcus, Senior Advisor, Eastdil Secured and BPF Honorary Life Member
• Mike Phillips, UK Editor, Bisnow
• Paul Morrish, Chief Executive, LandAid
• Brenda Bates, Director, Communications, Brand & Business Services, U+I
• Lois Kay, Development Surveyor, Peel Land and Property Group and BPF Futures Advisory Board member