Advisory and finance

Winner: Barclays Bank

Consultants - to education institutions
Winner: Parthenon-EY

Consultants - to the private sector
Winner: Cairneagle Associates

Financial advisor
Winner: DC Advisory

Winner: Bridges Ventures

Legal advisors - deal making
Winner: Eversheds

Legal advisors - to education institutions
Winner: Browne Jacobson


Education constructor
Winner: Willmott Dixon Construction

Education property consultants
Winner: Colliers International

Student Accommodation Fund
Winner: Empiric Student Property

Education providers

Education content provider
Winner: PG Online

Further/vocational provider
Winner: Learning Curve Group

Higher/professional provider
Winner: The Open University

Nursery group
Winner: Busy Bees

Private tuition centre operator
Winner: Explore Learning

Private tutoring company
Winner: Flying Start Tuition

School operator – academy chain
Winner: Oasis Community Learning

School operator – private schools group
Winner: Outcomes First Group


Recruitment service
Winner: Engage Education

School improvement service
Winner: EES for Schools

School procurement service
Winner: Schools’ Buying Club

Technological infrastructure
Winner: Kinderly

Use of educational technology
Winner: 3P Learning

The grands-prix

Education business of the year
Winner: Learning Curve Group

Education partnership of the year
Winner: Dalziel High School / Amec Foster Wheeler

Exporting Excellence – education provision
Winner: ACCA

Exporting Excellence – technology
Winner: Whizz Education

New Kid Award
Winner: Gooseberry Planet

Outstanding contribution by an individual

Caroline Wright