ECC Annual Business Awards

Entries now open!

ECC Annual Business Awards

The Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce Business Awards 2020, now in its ninth year, is set to be the biggest and best yet!

Date: Thursday 27th February 2020

Venue: Edinburgh International Conference Centre

At our Business Awards you will be treated to a spectacular evening including a champagne reception offering the chance to network with a room of over 500 business leaders and influencers, a three course dinner, excellent guest speakers (details will be finalised very soon!), as well as the awards ceremony itself where we will recognise and award some of Edinburgh’s top performing businesses.

2019’s event saw record breaking numbers of submissions, sponsors, guests and winners, with top businesses including Anturas Consulting, Mary Kings Close, Leonardo, Edinburgh Napier University and Cirkel amongst those recognised on the evening. Will your business be a winner this time?

We are delighted to present our keynote speakers of the evening; Derek Mackay MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work and Emil Kristoffer Lie, Director of Talent Solutions, Mid-Market and SMB Europe.

Derek Mackay has been the Member of the Scottish Parliament for Renfrewshire North & West since 2011.
He was appointed as Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work in June 2018, having previously served as Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Constitution, Minister for Transport and Islands and Minister for Local Government and Planning.

Emil Kristoffer Lie leads LinkedIn’s DACH & Nordics Talent Solutions division at their EMEA Headquarters in Dublin, where his team focuses on consulting SMBs on their Talent and Employer branding strategy. LinkedIn is the leading professional network globally with more than 660 million members, with the mission of creating economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce.

This is a black tie, formal event, and those wishing to attend are encouraged to book early to avoid missing out.


Individual tickets: £150.00 + VAT
Tables of 10: £1,200 + VAT

Please note this event is not bookable online – please call 0131 221 2999 (option 2) or email to book your place.


Submissions are now open, with the deadline for entries being 5pm on Monday 3rd February 2020. Please download the submission form and information sheet, and read fully before submitting. The information sheet contains details on judging points for each category.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact the Awards team –


There are a number of sponsorship opportunities still available for the 2020 Awards. For more information, please download our ECC Awards Brochure 2020, or contact the team.