BCO NextGen Award Winners

The 2022 winners for each category were announced at the awards evening on Wednesday 23 November.



Diversity & Inclusion Champion of the Year

This award recognises the outstanding contribution of an individual who has led the way in helping to create a workspace which is genuinely inclusive. Specific attention will be paid to the design and operation of the workplace which positively affects inclusivity.

Winner: Suzan Ucmaklioglu, Foster + Partners 

Suzan Ucmaklioglu




NextGen's Employer of the Year

Recognising organisations that have created a stimulating and supportive work environment and a real commitment to the welfare of its employees, resulting in high staff satisfaction levels and a well-motivated, ambitious and integrated workforce.

Winner: AECOM

AECOM



 

NextGen Rising Star London and South East

Recognising an under 35’s outstanding contribution to the office sector in the region (cross/multi discipline)

 

Winner: Kieron Taylor, AKT II

 

Kieron Taylor



NextGen Rising Star Midlands and East Anglia

Recognising an under 35’s outstanding contribution to the office sector in the region (cross/multi discipline)

Winner: Alex Slatter, Associated Architects 

Alex Slatter



NextGen Rising Star Northern England and North Wales

Recognising an under 35’s outstanding contribution to the office sector in the region (cross/multi discipline)

Winner: Emily Smart, Gleeds

Emily Smart



NextGen Rising Star Scotland

Recognising an under 35’s outstanding contribution to the office sector in the region (cross/multi discipline)

Winner: Andrew McNair, Atelier Ten

Andrew McNair



NextGen Rising Star South West England and South Wales

Recognising an under 35’s outstanding contribution to the office sector in the region (cross/multi discipline)

Winner: Oliver Theobald, Arup

Oliver Theobald



Graduate of the Year

Recognising a graduate who has recently entered into the commercial property industry

Winner: Anoushka Pacquette, WILL+Partners

Anoushka Pacquette



Inspirational Leader of the Year

Recognising a senior industry member who has led the next generation of office talent

Winner: Deepak Parmar, MCM

 

Deepak Parmar