This unique annual award has been established only for Chartered Directors who are nominated by others for outstanding achievements in the field of corporate governance and organisational direction. The award honours Dr Neville Bain, who was Chairman of IoD for the period 1 May, 2006 to 1 May 2012. Dr Bain will be remembered for his significant contribution to business, for his seminal works on Corporate Governance and for his support of the Chartered Director qualification, in which he was significantly involved.

Sharon was honoured to be named as a finalist for this prestigious award.