Sarah Luxford, Director at Nexec Leaders, made the Top 25 of the 2017 Smith & Williamson Power 100. The Smith & Williamson Power 100 shines a spotlight on often unsung heroes who play an active role in supporting the entrepreneurial community in the UK.
From start-ups to scale-ups, it includes those who help shape policy, champion, mentor, support and promote entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship. Sarah was recognised for her support in driving gender equality in tech in addition to co-creating the fastest growing tech cluster in Greater London, Croydon Tech City.
A celebration was held where Sarah was invited to take part in a VIP Panel alongside Founder of YO! Sushi Simon Woodroffe, CEO of New Entrepreneur Foundation Neeta Patel, The Start Up Coach Carl Reader and Founder of Social Chain Steven Bartlett.
“I’m humbled and thrilled to be amongst a list of so many figures I personally admire and have been an inspiration to me. Innovation & Entrepreneurship is at the heart of all business origin and I’m delighted to play a role whether supporting introductions or talent management and development”.