Awards’ Sponsors and Supporters

A huge thank you to our valued sponsors and supporters for the 2018 Awards.

We are delighted to announce that the 2018 Leading Wales Awards are in association with The Institute of Leadership & Management.
ILM logo

Phil James, CEO at the Institute of Leadership & Management, says:
“As the professional membership body for leaders, managers, coaches and mentors, The Institute of Leadership and Management are thrilled to partner with Leading Wales as headline sponsors for the 2018 Awards. The Awards are a jewel in the crown for organisations in Wales and a brilliant source of inspiration for leaders and managers everywhere.”

phil james

Media Partners are Nation Broadcasting

“At Nation Broadcasting we’re delighted to be partnering with the Leading Wales Awards for a second year. These awards are an important contribution in recognising the skills our leaders bring to businesses and organisations across Wales and we’re pleased to able to bring some of those stories to life with coverage on Nation Radio and our other radio stations across Wales.”
Martin Mumford, Managing Director, Nation Broadcasting

Leadership in the Public Sector

supported by Academi Wales


“At Academi Wales we’re committed to building strong leadership through world-class learning opportunities. We strive to promote and enhance leadership qualities across the Welsh Public Service.

We’re proud to sponsor the ‘Leadership in the Public Sector’ category and firmly believe in the diverse set of talents leaders in Wales possess. This type of recognition of the outstanding achievements of Welsh leaders provides role models for people at all layers of organisations.

There are many engaging and inspiring leaders within Wales and we hope more of their stories will be revealed through the Leading Wales Awards.”
Jo Hicks, Director of Academi Wales


Leadership in the Voluntary & Not for Profit Sector

sponsored by Williams Ross

williams ross

“Williams Ross is proud to be sponsoring the Leadership in the Voluntary & Not for Profit Sector category of the Leading Wales Awards again in 2018 because it showcases marvelous examples of how clear and effective leadership can make an enormous difference to the setting up, growth and sustainability of organisations. It celebrates the great work being undertaken in Wales today in the Voluntary & Not for Profit Sector. This can only help foster confidence in that sector and encourage others to emulate the successes highlighted.”
John Chown, Managing Director, Williams Ross Ltd, Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors

Women in Leadership

sponsorship to be confirmed

Leadership for the Future (Sustainability)

sponsorship to be confirmed

Young Leader

sponsorship to be confirmed

Leadership in the Private Sector

sponsorship to be confirmed


Leadership in Social Enterprise

sponsorship to be confirmed


Inspiring Great Leadership (Organisational Award)

Is sponsored by the Institute of Leadership & Management