Sepura was formally presented with its Queen’s Award for Enterprise, International Trade by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire, Sir Hugh Duberly last week.
The Lord -Lieutenant also met and congratulated Sepura employees who were instrumental in the achievement and was accompanied by the Chairman of the County Council, Councillor Sebastian Kindersley, who was joined by the Mayor of Cambridge, Councillor Robert Dryden, and senior representatives of UKTI were also able to join in its celebrations.
Last week Gordon Watling, Group CEO and Jonathan Hamill, Vice President Government and Public Safety, attended a reception for the winners of the 50th anniversary Queen’s Awards for Enterprise, hosted by The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh at Buckingham Palace.
Jonathan Hamill commented after the reception: “Visiting Buckingham Palace and meeting The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh and other members of the Royal Family was a memorable experience. The Duke of Edinburgh showed particular interest in the nature of our business and congratulated us on our win. We were very proud to represent Sepura on such an important event in the history of our organisation.”
Gordon Watling said: “The Queen’s Award celebrates Sepura's consistent achievements and the growth of international business over the last three years, which we could not have achieved without the hard work of every single employee.”.
Photo from left to right: Cllr Robert Dryden, Mayor of Cambridge; Jonathan Hamill, Vice President Government and Public Safety, Sepura; Sir AH Duberly, Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire; Cllr Sebastian Kindersley, Chairman of County Council.