Chartered Manager of the Year

Celebrating the stars of Management and Leadership

What is the Chartered Manager of the Year Award

The Chartered Manager of the Year Award is an accolade that celebrates excellence in professional development. It recognises individuals who have made significant progress in their careers and consistently demonstrate a dedication to improving their skills and abilities.

The winner of this award will have made a measurable impact on their employer and will be a role model for others to aspire to. If you are an ambitious and driven professional looking to take your career to the next level, consider applying for this prestigious award.

Previous Winners


Celebrate Success

Showcase and celebrate your achievements in the field of professional development


Honour Your Hard Work

The CMI Awards provide an opportunity to honour your hard work and impact as a Chartered Manager


Gain Prestigious Recognition

Join a prestigious group of professionals and receive recognition from a highly respected judging panel


Boost Your Career

Receiving a globally recognised award will set you apart from your peers and open up new opportunities for growth in your career

How to apply

To apply for the Chartered Manager of the Year Award, all you have to do is fill out the nomination form. You can nominate yourself or someone else who you feel deserves recognition for their exceptional management and leadership skills and a commitment to personal and professional development. The applicant will also be able to demonstrate their ability to effectively apply the CMI Professional Standard in achieving results.

Explore the Full CriteriaRules and Regulations

Nominations are now closed

Awards Timeline

Shortlist announced

  • Nominations opens 10th Jan 2023
  • Nominations close 1st June 2023
  • Shortlist announced 13th July 2023
  • Winner announced Autumn 2023

Meet the judges

The CMI Awards receive entries from a diverse range of organisations and individuals across various sectors and fields. To ensure that our judges are able to reflect this diversity, we carefully select individuals who are experts in their respective fields and have a wealth of experience. The judges for the Chartered Manager of the Year Award are hand-picked and are all senior professionals in their respective areas of expertise.

Ann Francke
Ann Francke

Chief Executive, CMI
Valerie Dias
Valerie Dias

Independent Non Executive Director
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Patrick Dunne

Chair, Boardelta
Cindy Rampersaud

Non Executive Director
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Angela Noon

CFO, Royal Mail
Paul Growney

CEO, Caring Connections