Michael Portillo revealed as host for the South West Business Leader Awards 2019


Michael Portillo
Journalist and broadcaster Michael Portillo has been revealed as the host for this year’s South West Business Leader Awards. After a long political career and several business endeavours, followed by an illustrious career in television and radio, Michael Portillo promises to make an incredible host.

Previous Business Leader Awards hosts include Sir Ranulph Fiennes OBE, business icon Michelle Mone OBE, TV celebrity Gyles Brandreth, Jeremy Vine, Russell Kane and supermodel Caprice.

The South West Business Leader Awards will bring key figures from the region together on 26th September at Ashton Gate for a night of entertainment and celebration. Independent panels will judge the high-fliers of South West business, and the winners will celebrate their new accolades in style.

Founder of the Business Leader Awards, Andrew Scott, said: “The South West Business Leader Awards are all about achievement and inspiration. As such, I can think of no one better to host the awards than the multi-talented Michael Portillo.”

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