2008 Winners

Best Performing Share Award

Sponsored by | McGrigors LLP

Winner: Coal of Africa Ltd

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Simon Farrell, Managing Director, Coal of Africa Ltd (winner); Patrick Martin, Partner, McGrigors; and Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Best Performing Share Over Five Years Award

Sponsored by | Redleaf Communications

Winner: ASOS plc

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Peter Williams, ASOS plc (winner); Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers; and Samantha Robbins, Redleaf Communications.

Best Communication Award

Sponsored by | SJ Brewin

Winner: May Gurney Integrated Services plc

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); David Sterry, Chairman, and Philip Fellowes-Prynne, Chief Executive, May Gurney Integrated Services plc (winners); Delphine Currie, SJ Berwin; and Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Best Use of AIM Award

Sponsored by | Winterflood Securities.

Winner: Aero Inventory plc

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Rupert Lewin, Chief Executive, Aero Inventory plc; Richard Meaney, Head of AIM Trading, Winterflood Securities; and Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Best Technology Award

Sponsored by | John East & Partners Ltd

Winner: Zenergy Power plc

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Karen Chandler, Finance Director, Zenergy Power plc (winner); Simon Clements, John East & Partners Ltd; and Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Aim Transaction of the Year Award

Sponsored by | KBC Peel Hunt.

Winner: Jelf Group plc

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Alex Alway, Group Chief Executive, Jelf Group plc (winner); Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers; and Simon Hayes, KBC Peel Hunt.

Achievement in Sustainability Award

Sponsored by | PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Winner: TEG Group plc

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Michael Fishwick, Chief Executive, TEG Group plc (winner); Andrew Smith, PricewaterhouseCoopers; and Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Best Research Award

Sponsored by | Canaccord Adams.

Winner: PwC & QCA

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Michael Parkinson, Head of Research, PwC & QCA (winner); Neil Johnson, Managing Director and Head of Corporate Finance, Canaccord Adams; and Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers.

International Company of the Year Award

Sponsored by | W.H. Ireland Ltd.

Winner: SQS Software Quality Systems AG

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Rudolf van Megen, Chief Executive Officer, SQS Software Quality Systems AG (winner); Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers; and David Youngman,
W.H. Ireland Ltd.

Best Newcomer Award

Sponsored by | Singer & Friedlander Investment Management.

Winner: Kentz Corporation Ltd

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Hugh O'Donnell, Chief Executive Officer, Kentz Corporation Ltd (winner); Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers; and Andrew Banks, Singer & Friedlander Investment Management.

Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Sponsored by | PwC & QCA

Winner: Kate Bleasdale – Healthcare Locums plc

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Kate Bleasdale, Chief Executive, Healthcare Locums plc (winner); Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers; and Mark Brady, PwC & QCA.

Company of the Year Award

Sponsored by | Close Investments Ltd.

Winner: ASOS plc

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Picture shows, left to right: Emily Maitlis (awards presenter); Peter Williams, ASOS plc (winner); Neil Sutton, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers; and Deryck Noble-Nesbitt, Close Investments Ltd.