Rising Star

This award recognises young women as leaders of tomorrow who have set themselves apart from their peers, have shown early success in their field, and will maximise their full potential to be the next generation of women leaders in the industry.

* Open to up-and-coming young talents who have around 5-8 years of professional-related experience. Nominees within a senior role including Director, Managing Director, C-Suite, or Founder/Owner will not be accepted.

Fintech Woman Leader

This award recognises an individual’s achievement and contribution in leading the fintech-related areas of financial services. The winner will be a woman leader who has exemplified exemplary leadership, had a significant impact on their business success, and continues to drive innovation and growth.

Entrepreneurship of the Year

This award recognises an entrepreneur who has demonstrated exemplary leadership traits. Open to women who work in a private-sector business entity and have owned a business in operation for at least three years. The nominee must be a founder or co-founder of a business and be currently engaged in an active role.

Emerging Leader

This award recognises up-and-coming women who have demonstrated exemplary work and shown excellent leadership by breaking down barriers and traditional silos while achieving business success.

The nominee should demonstrate how she has empowered women, developed new business growth, and created an engaging work environment.

* Open to professionals with a minimum of 8 years of professional experience or above.

Chief Marketer

This award honours women who have made significant contributions to marketing, resulting in ground-breaking work for their brand as well as the industry. The nominee will be someone who challenges the norms of marketing and has achieved tangible success with their products and brand.

CEO of the Year

This award recognises any women CEOs who have excelled in providing demonstrated leadership that has been critical to the business success.

Open to all leaders, owners, entrepreneurs, founders, employed professionals, and self-employed women who promote excellence among CEOs and C-Level executives and high professional standards among peers.

Business Leader

This award recognises women who have not only achieved growth for their businesses but also demonstrated strategic direction during the eligibility period, through honed business acumen and strong industry networks.

* Open to professionals with 15+ years of professional experience, an executive level position or industry equivalent, and who are recognised by others as exceptional leaders.