North West Entrepreneur of the Year


Winner: Jim & Jamie Clarke, Clarke Energy

Presented by: Phil Jones, managing director, Brother UK

Collected by Jamie Clarke

Clarke Energy has been transformed since Jim Clarke first took the reins over 20 years ago and its ambitious growth has continued under Jim’s son Jamie, who became chief executive in 2010. Last year, the company posted record turnover, established itself in six new territories and worked on landmark energy projects in Europe, Africa and Australia.