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South East Regional Final 2016

Wednesday 15 June 2016 at Dorking Halls


Winning company .DOTT

Eight teams of young entrepreneurs from Surrey, Sussex, Kent and the Channel Islands competed for the chance to represent their area in the Young Enterprise UK finals held at the Emirates Stadium in London on  2nd of July. The main event supporters were Met Life, Not on the High, ExxonMobil, RBS and South East Water.


KOSMOS Guildford High School WEST SURREY
OBSIDIAN Guernsey schools GUERNSEY
CHARM 2 CHAIN Davison CE High School for Girls SOUTH DOWNS
LIFE IN A JAR Claremont Fan Court School NORTH SURREY
.DOTT Walthamstow Hall WEST KENT
AURA Imberhorne School MID SUSSEX
GREEN SHOOTS Highworth Grammar School ASHFORD


Sophie Cornish – Co-Founder and Director,

Daryl Gayler – Regional Director, Corporate & Commercial Banking, RBS

Andy Nibloe – Head of Compliance, Met Life UK

Steve Seymour – Business Analysis Manager, ExxonMobil


“As part of my role in ExxonMobil I frequently read many external consultant reports and I can honestly say that some of the YE Company Reports were of a higher standard.” Steve Seymour, ExxonMobil

“Thanks for letting me be part of a great day – beautifully executed. Well done. I thought all the teams did so well. What brilliant young people.” Sophie Cornish Co-founder and Director,

“The SE event today  was an amazing experience. I thoroughly enjoyed it and was hugely impressed.” Andy Nibloe, Met Life

“The day was a triumph for the young people in the South East who demonstrated their considerable achievements in front of an audience of 300 people and a judging panel made up of industry leaders. The YE Team in the South East would like to thank all for a memorable and inspirational day.” Bracey Parish Young Enterprise Area Manager South East

 Award   Winning Company  Supporter
 Best Advert  Life in a jar South East Water rep
 Creativity Award  Kosmos  Disney
 Retail Excellence  Aura Asda
Highly Commended Obsidian Young Enterprise
 Best Trade Stand  Green shoots  ExxonMobil
 Best Company Report  .Dott Royal Bank of Scotland
 Best Company Presentation  Charm2Chain Not on the High
SE England YE Company of the Year 2016 .Dott Met Life

YE Gold Award Recipients:

Georgina Angele (Brighton & Hove Board)

Huw Jenkins (West Kent)

Anthony Khan (East Kent)


Young Enterprise South East team .DOTT on BBC Breakfast TV News at the National Final!

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