UK Social Mobility Awards

10th OCTOBER 2019

London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square



My Social Mobility Story: Claudine Adeyemi

An interview with social mobility champion Claudine Adeyemi. An associate at Mishcon de Reya, Claudine founded the Student Development Co and recently launched an app designed to enable young people to find out about different careers, called Career Ear.

Five Things YOU Can Do To Improve Social Mobility

I’ve lost count of the number of conversations where I was left feeling that there is a real sense of momentum around social mobility. Organisations from across the country, in both the private and public sectors, are doing something or thinking about doing something....

An inspiring introduction to the 2018 Awards

The 2018 UK Social Mobility Awards was launched on 19th March, at an inspiring evening reception that brought together leading figures from business, government and the public sector. The event was generously sponsored by Coutts & Co and hosted at their stunning...

2018 Launch Reception

  The 2018 UK Social Mobility Awards will be launched on Monday 19 March at an evening reception in Central London. Companies interested to enter the 2018 awards or who are developing social mobility initiatives are invited to attend this event. Further...

Judging Chair Knighted in New Year’s Honours

  Congratulations to our judging panel chair, Sir Ken Olisa OBE, who was knighted for services to business and philanthropy in the 2018 New Year’s Honour’s list. Ken is the Founder and Chairman of Restoration Partners, the boutique technology merchant bank. A...

Launching the 2018 UK Social Mobility Awards

A year ago, when we launched the UK’s first awards dedicated to social mobility, we were faced with a considerable challenge. Our aim to get many organisations from across the UK to enter, was a sizeable task, but we also knew it was essential in getting companies to...