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Birmingham Young Professional of the Year 2018


The biggest event in the city's calendar is back!

Birmingham Young Professional of the Year (BYPY™) is BPS Birmingham Future’s flagship event; showcasing and celebrating the rising stars of the business and professional services sector in the Greater Birmingham area. BYPY™ is much more than just an event, it is your opportunity to be amongst the region’s very best, both professionally and personally.

Applicants can choose between one of the six categories, which range across a number of different sectors and industries. The awards are open to all areas of the professional and business community, whether you're working in a private business, an agency or in-house department.

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The overall winner will be chosen from the winners of the following six categories, and will take home the prestigious title of Birmingham Young Professional of the Year. The winner will also receive a fully-funded Executive MBA scholarship from Aston Business School worth £20,100.


Including surveyors, architects, project managers and developers, property consultants, letting and sales agents. This award recognises young professionals that have excelled in this sector.


An award for those that have made a remarkable contribution to the financial services industry. Accountants, insolvency practitioners, financial planners, stockbrokers and more.


This award recognises individuals from solicitors to barristers, legal executives to patent attorneys and in-house lawyers that have made an exceptional contribution to the profession.


Recognising those who positively and effectively enhance a brand or organisation, this award is open to anyone working in a marketing role, either in-house, agency or private business.


This category is open to individuals who plan, design, develop, implement or manage a technology based function in-house department, agency or private business.


Entrants are welcome from human resources, recruitment, talent management, people development, training and consultancy whether in a private business, agency or an in-house department.



We also recognise our city region’s aspiring talent and honour our inspiring leader.


Aspiring Talent recognises exceptional individuals aged between 16 and 24 who are currently in full-time Higher/Further Education or training and looking to embark upon a professional services career within Birmingham.


The Inspiring Leader award is designed to recognise exemplary figures within the professional community whose effect can be measured by their impact upon others; be it employees, colleagues or clients.


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Entries for BYPY™ 2018 are now closed.


BYPY™ 2018 Entries


Aspiring Talent 2018 Entries


Inspiring Leader 2018 Entries

Entries to BYPY are now closed


Book your ticket to this year's biggest professional awards ceremony! 

When? Thursday 24th May 2018
Where? ICC, Birmingham

Tickets are now on sale for Birmingham Young Professional of the Year and this year promises to be one of the biggest yet!

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