Sponsors of our annual Future15 list, H2R Selection, have been shortlisted for a 2017 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Award!

H2R Selection beat some tough competition in order to make the regional shortlist in the Scale-up of the Year category, with over 1000 businesses applying across 11 categories.

Now in its fifth year, the NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards have celebrated some amazing entrepreneurs over the years, many of whom are now household names. Past winners include David Buttress of Just Eat, Julie Deane of The Cambridge Satchel Company, James Watt of BrewDog and Alexander Solomou of TheLADBible Group.

Speaking of the shortlisting, the statement from the Awards said “Richard Freke proves his relentless hard-working ethic and ability to think outside the box with H2Rselection, a unique service that is bringing affordable HR solutions to SMEs and global companies alike.”

With ambitions to turn the firm into the leading HR consultancy in the South West, Richard said of the nomination, “Running my own HR consultancy has enabled me to bring together all of my skills and experience from my many years of working in HR.  I am truly honoured to be nominated for this award and I wish all of the other entrepreneurs the best of luck.”

The NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards will celebrate entrepreneurship across a number of categories at 5 gala finals across the UK, including; Cardiff, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Manchester & London. You can find more information about the awards and the ceremonies here: www.greatbritishentrepreneurawards.com.