Meet the Judges

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About Peter
Peter Searle

Peter is a consultant in the construction industry. He has secured £400M of profitable work from £1000M of bidding over 10 years as director of a Tier 1 contractor. 


Gill Monk 
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About Gill 

Gill founded All Health Matters in 2010 after a number of years working in the OH world. She gained her occupational health qualification at the University of Glamorgan shortly after and was a practising OH Technician.

All Health Matters 

About Claire


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Claire Burroughs
Gareth Cairns
About Gareth

ZCSocial Media

About Paul
Paul Knights 

Produce Plus Ltd


Chief Sales Officer, VJ Technology 

Ambassador for the Institute of Directors, Kent

Ross Bartlett
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About Ross

With over 30 years of business experience in roles that included Sales Management, Product Development and Customer Service both in the UK and overseas,


Tina George has a wealth of business knowledge and experience to share. She has worked in blue chip companies and has also been responsible for establishing UK

start-up operations for US businesses.

She has an entrepreneurial flare and is passionate about developing teams and nurturing young talent and oversees her company’s successful apprenticeship scheme.

About Tina
Tina George

Customer Service Director,

Sureline Communications

Royal Bank of Scotland

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Mark Holder
About Mark
Mark Holder
Alastair Jessel

Previous Managing Director,

Taywell Ice Creams

About Alastair

Multi Award winning serial entrepreneur has started, grown and sold diverse range of businesses.  Twice appeared on ‘The Apprentice’.

Highway Business Services

David Shaw
About David

Copper Bottom Investments

Terry Hewett
Tony Buddin
About Tony
Tony Buddin
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About Andrew
Andrew Priestley

Alluxi Consulting

Linda Garcia

Loch Associates 

Pam Loch
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About Pam

Pam set up Loch Associates in 2007 to respond to the need for commercial and bespoke solutions for clients. She has continued to evolve the business to respond to client needs and is now proud to have services offering solutions in all elements of HR and employment law.

As well as being the Managing Director of Loch Associates Group, Pam has also been a specialist, award-winning employment law solicitor for over 20 years. Her passion for finding solutions to help businesses manage and look after their people is reflected in the development and success of the four businesses across the group.

Isobel Brett

Bretts Business Recovery

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About Isobel
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Isobel has over 20 years of experience working with a wide variety of clients both corporate and personal across sectors including retail, manufacturing, recruitment, leisure, construction and professional services.

Charlotte Waters 

Morton Waters

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About Charlotte
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Two decades of strategic communictaions experience at some of the UK's biggest agencies running behaviour changing campaigns for brands such as Twix, Tomy Toys, Flora, Unilever, Panasonic and Fastlane Turnstiles. 

Deborah Turner


About Deborah
Belinda Collins
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About Belinda