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2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we were unable to meet in person and a digital campaign announcing the winners was held in 2020.

2020 Shortlist and Winners


Best Communication Award

Sponsored by | Optimum Strategic Communications 

Shortlist

  • WINNER: Abcam plc
  • argenx SE 
  • Calliditas Therapeutics 
  • Ergomed plc

 


Breakthrough of the Year Award

Sponsored by | FTI Consulting 

Shortlist

  • Amryt Pharma plc 
  • Genmab A/S 
  • WINNER: Novacyt
  • Silence Therapeutics plc 

Best Technology Award

Sponsored by | MC Services AG  

Shortlist

  • WINNER: Abivax SA
  • argenx SE
  • Oxford BioMedica plc
  • Renalytix AI plc

Mediscience Commentator of the Year Award

Sponsored by | Instinctif Partners 

Shortlist

  • Lucie Ellis/In Vivo
  • WINNER: Stephen Hansen/BioCentury
  • Sabah Meddings/The Sunday Times 
  • Nuala Moran/BioWorld

Capital Market Transaction of the Year Award

Sponsored by | SP Angel 

Shortlist

  • Amryt Pharma plc 
  • WINNER: Galapagos NV
  • Genmab A/S 
  • MorphoSys AG 

Most Significant Contribution to the Mediscience Sector Award

Sponsored by | Covington  

Shortlist

  • Steve Bates/BIA
  • WINNER: Clive Cookson/Financial Times
  • European Investment Bank
  • Andreas and Thomas Strüngmann 

The Emerging Star Award

Sponsored by | Design Portfolio 

Shortlist

  • Achilles Therapeutics
  • Artios Pharma
  • WINNER: iTeos Therapeutics
  • Quanta Dialysis Technologies

Chief Executive of the Year Award

Sponsored by | Panmure Gordon 

Shortlist

  • Renée Aguiar-Lucander/Calliditas Therapeutics  
  • WINNER: John Dawson/Oxford BioMedica plc
  • Onno van de Stolpe/Galapagos NV 
  • Jan van de Winkel/Genmab A/S

Company of the Year Award

Sponsored by | WG Partners 

Shortlist

  • WINNER: argenX SE
  • AstraZeneca plc 
  • Galapagos NV 
  • Genmab A/S 

Voting Panel

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Ian Restall

Flathill Communications Group plc

(Voting panel Chairman)

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Vadim Alexandre

SP Angel

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Victoria Darbyshire

J.P. Morgan Asset Management

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Eva Haas

Optimum Strategic Communications

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Nooman Haque

Silicon Valley Bank

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Max Herrmann

Stifel

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Ulrich Kinzel

Goetzpartners

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Morag Peberdy

Covington & Burling

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Tara Raveendran

Shore Capital

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Julie Simmonds

Panmure Gordon

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Linden Thomson

AXA Investment Managers UK LTD

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Dominic Wilson

Bryan Garnier & Co.

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Mette Kirstine Agger

Lundbeckfonden Ventures

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Nigel Barnes

WG Partners

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Amber Fennell

Consilium Strategic Communications

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Stefan Hamill

Numis Securities

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Anne Hennecke

MC Services AG

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Tony Jones

One Nucleus

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Geraldine O'Keefe

LSP

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David Pinniger

Polar Capital

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Nick Rodgers

Destiny Pharma

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Sachin Soni

Third Eye Healthcare Fund

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Melanie Toyne-Sewell

Instinctif Partners

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Rob Winder

FTI Consulting

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Ian Restall

Flathill Communications Group plc(Voting panel Chairman)

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Vadim Alexandre

SP Angel

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Victoria Darbyshire

J.P. Morgan Asset Management

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Eva Haas

Optimum Strategic Communications

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Nooman Haque

Silicon Valley Bank

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Max Herrmann

Stifel

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Ulrich Kinzel

Goetzpartners

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Morag Peberdy

Covington & Burling

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Tara Raveendran

Shore Capital

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Julie Simmonds

Panmure Gordon

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Linden Thomson

AXA Investment Managers UK LTD

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Dominic Wilson

Bryan Garnier & Co.

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Mette Kirstine Agger

Lundbeckfonden Ventures

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Nigel Barnes

WG Partners

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Amber Fennell

Consilium Strategic Communications

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Stefan Hamill

Numis Securities

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Anne Hennecke

MC Services AG

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Tony Jones

One Nucleus

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Geraldine O'Keefe

LSP

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David Pinniger

Polar Capital

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Nick Rodgers

Destiny Pharma

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Sachin Soni

Third Eye Healthcare Fund

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Melanie Toyne-Sewell

Instinctif Partners

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Rob Winder

FTI Consulting

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Ian Restall

Flathill Communications Group plc(Voting panel Chairman)

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Vadim Alexandre

SP Angel

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Victoria Darbyshire

J.P. Morgan Asset Management

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Eva Haas

Optimum Strategic Communications

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Nooman Haque

Silicon Valley Bank

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Max Herrmann

Stifel

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Ulrich Kinzel

Goetzpartners

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Morag Peberdy

Covington & Burling

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Tara Raveendran

Shore Capital

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Julie Simmonds

Panmure Gordon

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Linden Thomson

AXA Investment Managers UK LTD

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Dominic Wilson

Bryan Garnier & Co.

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Mette Kirstine Agger

Lundbeckfonden Ventures

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Nigel Barnes

WG Partners

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Amber Fennell

Consilium Strategic Communications

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Stefan Hamill

Numis Securities

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Anne Hennecke

MC Services AG

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Tony Jones

One Nucleus

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Geraldine O'Keefe

LSP

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David Pinniger

Polar Capital

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Nick Rodgers

Destiny Pharma

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Sachin Soni

Third Eye Healthcare Fund

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Melanie Toyne-Sewell

Instinctif Partners

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Rob Winder

FTI Consulting