The Manufacturer Top 100 is a great way to recognise anyone who is making an outstanding contribution in manufacturing.

Nominations are open to all individuals working in UK manufacturing from any sector, role, and size of business.


  • Your nominee must represent one or more of the judging criteria.
  • In no more than 200 words let us know why you believe your nomination should sit among the sector’s Top 100 role models. View an example nomination.
  • Your nomination should contain factual evidence to back up your reasons for their submission. If an individual has increased turnover provide a figure; if they are passionate about apprenticeships and training give an example; and if someone is a diversity champion reference the bodies they are affiliated with to achieve this.
  • Your nominee/s must have an active role in a company with manufacturing operations in the UK.
  • Individuals should feel free to nominate themselves.
  • Individuals cannot be part of The Manufacturer Top 100 three years running. View the current list.
  • Please inform your nominee that you have voted for him/her and please ensure you provide valid contact details for them.

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