Powerwomen Awards 2021 Shortlist

 

Woman of the Year - Business Services (SME)

Francesca Palmer, Collyer Bristow
Rebecca Stannard, JTC Group
Elizabeth Hart, Waverton 
Ruth Napier, Cripps Pemberton Greenish
Georgie Watts, Radcliffe Chambers
Naomi Shogbola, Q20 Marketing
Elaine Stern, The 10 Group

Woman of the Year - Business Services (Large, Institutional) 

Lynesha Lightbourne, Bermuda Development Agency
Yolanda Bornand, Zedra
Denise Kitchener, Hodge Jones & Allen Solicitors
Kate Kirk, Ogier
Lydia Chambers, Ocorian
Katie Muldoon, Bank J.S Safra Sarasin Ltd

Woman of the Year - Professional Services

Rachel de Souza, RSM  
Rebecca Durrant, Crowe UK
Caroline Roberjot,  Adams & Remers LLP
Liza Loucaides Theophanous, L. Loucaides-Theophanous Lawyers Limited
Shelley Doorey-Williams, Sionic
Caroline Le Jeune, Blick Rothenberg
Sara Schroter, Meritus Trust

Woman of the Year - Government, Regulatory, Non-profit organisation

Kimberley Durrant, Government of Bermuda
Heidi Soulsby, State of Guernsey
Kate Le Blond, Locate Jersey
Dina Hill, Finance Isle of Man
Linda Brooker-Brown, Dubai International Financial Centre

Woman of the Year - Future Leaders - Associate

Roisin Cullinane, Mourant, 
Lizzie Barclay,  Howard Kennedy
Hannah Kalveks, Macfarlanes
Felicity Hall, Ruffer
Molly Baldwin, Frank Hirth

 

Woman of the Year - Future Leaders - Senior Associate

Rachel Guthrie, Mourant
Charlotte Elliott, Hawksford 
Zoya Ageeva, Barclays Private Bank
Alana Gillies, Mourant
Bryony Jennings, Amber Gaming
Danielle Le Blancq, Fairway Group

Stefanie Pfisterer, Homburger
Helen McGhee, Joseph Hage Aaronson

Woman of the Year - Future Leaders (Partner, Director) 

Claudia Suter, Homburger
Eleanor Morgan, Mourant
Georgia Fotiou, Staiger
Lilly Kennett, Schillings
Jodi Hill, JTC Group 
Alice Dumoitier, Equiom

Woman of the Year - Leadership - Financial Organisation (Managing Director) 

Ellen Kratzer, Fiduciary Trust International 
Catherine Lapadula, UBS Wealth Management 
Annamaria Koerling, Delfin Private Office
Camille Vial, Mirabaud 
Jackie Hess, Deloitte Private 

Woman of the Year Leadership - Financial Organisation - Director

Rachel Strother, Dixon Wilson
Heather Tibbo, Crestbridge
Alex Foster, RSM UK
Susie Hillier, Stonehage Fleming
Lucy Ritchie, Vestra
Ashley Scher, Maseco

Woman of the Year - Leadership - Financial Organisation (CEO, Board Member) 

Heather Tibbo, Crestbridge
Penny Lovell, Sanlam Private Office
Charlotte Ransom, Netwealth Investments
Mary-Anne Daly, Cazenove Capital
Sarah Soar, Hakwsmoor Investment Management 
Tracey Reddings, Reddings Wealth Management

Ariane Slinger, Ace International 

Woman of the Year - Business Growth (Boutique)

Charlotte Thorne, Capital Generation Partners
Suzanne Reisman, Law Offices of Suzanne Reisman
Alison Hayes, Levison Meltzer Pigott
Olivia Cooper, Axiom Stone
Antonia Mee, Burgess Mee

Woman of the Year - Business Growth (Mid-size)

Sue Doran, Sopher & Co
Helen Price, Mercer & Hole
FIona Campbell-White, Wilsons
Sarah Cormack, Mills & Reeve
Olivia West, Seven Investment Management
Nicole Curti, Stanhope Capital
Dhana Sabanathan, Winkworth Sherwood
Elizabeth Hartless, Saffery Champness

Woman of the Year - Business Growth (Large, Institutional)

Joanna Hunt, Tilney
Clare Stirzaker, PwC 
Jurga McCluskey, Deloitte Private
Patricia White, Vistra
Patricia Astley, Julius Baer
Sarajane Kempster, RBC Wealth Management
Jennifer Le Chevalier, IQ EQ
Lisa Francis, Barclays Private Bank 

 

Inspirational Woman of the Year

Zena Couppey, LGL Group
Tina Wüstemann, Bär & Karrer 
Liza Loucaides Theophanous, Theophanous Lawyers Limited
Sian Steele, Sian Stelle Consultants
Catherine Bedford, Harbottle & Lewis

Ariane Slinger, Ace International 

Mentor of the Year

Emma Cleveland, Cleveland & Co
Catherine Grum, BDO
Nicole Curti, Stanhope Capital 
Clare Archer, Penningtons Manches Cooper

Woman of the Year - Rising Star

Hana Plsek, Mourant
Petra Posnikova, Varcapital
Alice Killingbeck, KPMG
Iona Mitchell, Mourant
Katy Colton, Mishcon de Reya

Career Initative 

Claire Marie Cornford, Irwin Mitchell 

Tsitsi Mutiti, Charles Stanley
Anna Sofat, Progeny
Catherine Calder, Serjeants Inn
Mary Waring, Wealth for Women
Caroline Garnham, Garnham Family Office Services

Champion of the Year

Emma Woollcott, Mishcon de Reya
Kripa Sethuraman, Accuro
Svenja Keller, Killik & Co
Alison Parry, Intertrust
Samantha Woodham, The Divorce Surgery
Sarah von Schmidt, Farrer & Co

Company of the Year - Female Leadership

Wedlake Bell
Ocorian 
Hawksford 
Hunters
Crestbridge 

Best Employer - Career Progression (LGBT & Inclusion)

Baker McKenzie
Irwin Mitchell 
TIlney
Schillings
Stephenson Harwood

Company of the Year - Creating Change for Women

Mishcon de Reya 
Schellenberg Wittmer

Baker McKenzie

Tilney

USA Shortlist  

Inspirational Woman of the Year 

Ellen Kratzer, Fiduciary Trust Company International
Carlyn McCaffrey, McDermott WIll & Emery
Dina Kapur Sanna, Day Pitney
Shelly Meerovitch-Barak, Bernstein Private Wealth
Vivian Lee Thoreen, Holland & Knight
Deborah Anderson, Nixon Peabody 
Brenda Diana, Ropes & Gray 

Mentor of the Year 

Jennifer Smith, McCollom D'Emilio Smith Uebler LLC
Anne Concors, Green Hasson & Janks
Hannah Zale, Schulte Roth & Zabel 
Susan Ylitalo, Day Pitney 
Ilka Gregory, Truvvo Partners 

Woman of the Year - Business Growth (Boutique) 

Alicea Castellanos, Global Taxes 
Jennifer Smith, McCollom D'Emilio Smith Uebler LLC
Mary Duke, Wise Counsel Research 
Melissa Langa, Bove & Langa
Judith McGee, McGee Wealth Management
Patti Brennan, Key Financial Inc 
Laila Pence, Pence Wealth Management

Woman of the Year - Business Growth (Mid Size) 

Lauren Jones, Perelson Weiner LLP
Regina Mandl, The Wagner Law Group
Alison Lothes, Gilmore Rees & Carlson 
Lori Van Dusen, LVW Advisors Team 
Elizabeth Acevedo, Weinstock Manion
Natalie Choate, Nutter McCleenen & Fish

Patti Brennan, Key Financial
Cynthia Worthen, Pierce Atwood

 

Woman of the Year - Business Growth (Large/Insititutional) 

Connie Lock, Ernst Young 
Carly Doshi, HSBC Private Bank
Renee Gabbard, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
Sara Wells, Morgan Lewis
Claudia Caffuzzi, JP Morgan Private Bank
Darcy Katris, Morrison Cohen
Michelle Canerday, Katten Muchin Rosenman

Woman of the Year - Future Leaders - Associate 

Sarah Jacobson, Day Pitney 
Emily Beekman, Casner & Edwards 
Keirsa Johnson, Hemenway & Barnes
Allison Lee, Moses & Singer
Lydia Lockett, Holland & Knight
Kimberly Ann Braun, Poskauer Rose
Arlene Newton, Skadden
 

Woman of the Year - Future Leaders - Partners/Director

Jennifer Leelaviwatana, Marks Paneth
Mildred Gomez, Bilzin Sumberg 
Tara Burek, Anchin, Block and Anchin LLP
Barbara Grayson, Willkie Farr & Fallagher
Pamela Berkowitz, Perkins Coie
Elizabeth Glasgow, McDermott Will & Emery 

Woman of the Year leadership - Financial Organization- Director

Marina Cristiani, JTC Group
Maria Angeles Bonany Munoz, Morgan Stanley
Nancy Gabel, Evercore 
Donna Palumbo, CBIZ
Marve Ann Alaimo, Porter Wright 
 

Woman of the Year Leadership- Financial Organizations- Managing Director

Susan Swartz, Andersen
Karen Brown, Green Hasson & Janks
Mara Hofman, Holthouse Carlin & Van Trigt LLP 
Katherine Sheehan, Boston Private
Robyn Transport, TAG Associates
Cheryl Young, Morgan Stanley
 

Woman of the Year - Professional Services 

Cynthia Brittain, BakerHostetler
Dana Marti, Marks Paneth 
Andrea Santos, UBS Wealth Management 
Julia Kwon, McDermott Will & Emery
Laura Zeigler, Bessmer Trust
Carol Boulanger, Pillsbury
Joy Matak, Sax 
Holly Bastian, Arent Fox 

Woman of the Year - Rising Star

Kerry O'Rourke Perri, White & Case
Arianne Plasencia, McDermott Will & Emery
Carly Brooks, John Hancock
Kimberly Civins, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
Elizabeth Forspan, Forspan Klear LLP

Kimberly McKinnon, Gordon, Fournaris & Mammarella 

 

Best Employer of the Year  

Marks Paneth 
Wilkie Farr & Gallagher
Sullivan & Cromwell
Katten 
Skadden 
 

Company of the Year - Creating Change for Women 

Katten
Holland & Knight 
Ropes & Gray
UBS Wealth Management 

Company of the Year - Female Leadership 

Simpson Thatcher & Bartlett
Milbank
McDermott Will & Emery
Bilzin Sumberg
Duane Morris
Cohn Reznick 
 

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