Nominations for OUTSTANDING INTRAPRENEUR AWARDS 2022 are now closed. Register for the Global Intrapreneurs Summit and Awards Ceremony to find out who the winners are.

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Hugo Silva Outstanding Intrapreneur Corporate Sector

Lisbon Portugal

For installing bio-reactors with microalgae at Nestles facilities to combat climate change. Let’s hear from Hugo.

Michelle Odayan Outstanding Intrapreneur Corporate Sector

Sydney Australia

For setting up a virtual education platform and team for healthcare workers which supported the safe return to surgery during Covid.


Dr Naomi Birdthistle

Dr Naomi Birdthistle Outstanding Intrapreneur Education Sector

Griffith University
Gold Coast Australia

For designing programs to develop entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial skills in students.

Gabrielle Kempton Outstanding Intrapreneur Education Sector

St. Paul’s School
Queensland Australia

For her pioneering work in developing the Realms of Thinking program which helps students become innovative thinkers.

Dr. Ruth Knight Outstanding Intrapreneur Education Sector

Queensland University of Technology
Brisbane Australia

For her ‘Tea and Buns’ initiative which is enabling people across multiple faculties and sectors to   share research, support wellbeing and build positive connections.

Dr. Isabelle Lagadic

Dr. Isabelle Lagadic Outstanding Intrapreneur Education Sector

Northern Kentucky University
Newport Kentucky USA

For her work in helping STEM students gain access to international exchange programs.


Dr Naomi Birdthistle

Warwick Merry Outstanding Intrapreneur Not-For-Profit Sector

Professional Speakers Australia
Melbourne Australia

For his voluntary work for Professional Speakers Australia (a membership organisation) in helping speakers and event organisers pivot their businesses on-line when the speaking and events industry collapsed in March 2020 due to Covid lockdowns.

Biheng Zhang Outstanding Intrapreneur Not-For-Profit Sector

Pollinate Group
Melbourne Australia

For evolving Pollinate Group’s business model when Covid restrictions resulted in a massive loss of revenue for the social enterprise.

Beverley Fray

Beverley Fray Outstanding Intrapreneur Not-For-Profit Sector

Crisis UK
London, UK

For her initiative to engage and support members in acquiring a wide range of life skills through her ‘Breakfast Cook-up’ program which provides the building blocks to create change and offer hope to vulnerable lives.


Dr Naomi Birdthistle

Sarah Norman Outstanding Intrapreneur Government Sector

Department of Transport and Main Roads
Brisbane Australia

For leading the way in setting up the Strategic Futures Community of Practice which is engaging and inspiring public sector employees from across government to embrace new ideas and concepts that spark change for the benefit of the community and citizens.

Danielle Smith

Danielle Smith Outstanding Intrapreneur Government Sector

Logan City Council
Logan Australia

For her work in reducing council’s carbon footprint through a wide range of initiatives.

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