The culmination of India Global Forum’s UK-India Week is our glittering ‘black-tie’ evening Gala Dinner and Awards for 400 guests hosted in 2022 by Britain’s celebrated impressionist and comedian Rory Bremner at the iconic Fairmont Windsor Park.

UK-India Awards 2022 Winners

Investment of the Year

Winner - Reliance Industries

  • Bharati Group
  • Essar Group

New Market Entrant of the Year

Winner - Tide Platform Ltd.

  • Serum Institute of India Pvt. Ltd
  • Ola Electric Mobility Private Limiteds

Unicorn of the Year

An Indian start-up company that has reached Unicorn status and is disrupting its sector and expanding globally.

Fund of the Year

A fund with focus on the Indian start-up ecosystem that has demonstrated a high-quality investment strategy and results, and is supporting global expansion for its portfolio companies.

Technology Company of the Year

Winner - HCL

  • Prodapt
  • Tech Mahindra

Legal Practice of the Year

Winner - Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

  • Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP
  • Linklaters
  • Bird & Bird LLP
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Financial Services Organisation of the Year

Winner - ICICI Bank UK PLC

  • Deutsche Bank
  • State Bank of India
  • OakNorth Bank

Consultancy of the Year

Winner - Grant Thornton UK LLP

  • Sannam S4 Group
  • Moore Kingston Smith

Business Promotion Organisation of the Year

Winner - West Midlands Growth Company

  • Department for International Trade
  • Manchester India Partnership
  • Confederation of British Industry
  • Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI UK)

Social Impact Project of the Year

Winner - The Akshaya Patra Foundation UK

  • BT
  • The British Asian Trust
  • Sewa UK

Chairman's Choice: Special Award for Contribution to Arts & Culture

Winner - Kanika Kapoor

Chairman's Choice: Significant Contribution to UK-India Relations

Winner - Adar Poonawalla, Serum Institute of India (SII)

Chairman's Choice: Lifetime Achievement Award

Winner - Rt Hon Baroness Usha Prashar CBE

Chairman's Choice: Global Indian Icon Award

Award for a Global Indian who put India on the global map through their social initiatives and international activities.

Our Jury 2022

Andy Street

Mayor of the West Midlands

West Midlands Combined Authority