Watch the Luca Awards highlights video below

 Student of the Year: Emma Woodhouse MICB PM.Dip; trained with Ideal Schools


Apprentice of the Year: Sam Hurst; training with Riverside Training Spalding, employed by Accumulus Accounting.

*His award was collected on his behalf by Victor Gidney of Riverside Training Spalding*



Tutor of the Year: Beverley Roberts FICB PM.Dip; tutor with Training Link



Large Training Provider of the Year: Training Link



 Employer of the Year: Bookkeepers in Buckingham Ltd; Julie Austen FICB PM.Dip


New Practice of the Year, sponsored by FreeAgent: Christine Aplin MICB PM.Dip 



Small Practice of the Year: But the Books; Zoe Whitman MICB


Large Practice of the Year, presented by Sage: Cashtrak Ltd; Carol Webb FICB PM.Dip


Branch Chair of the Year: Catherine Pyman AICB; North Yorkshire



Branch of the Year, presented by Sage: East Sussex; Claire Packham FICB



Member's Social Media Presence of the Year: Victoria Longmore AICB, @StarbooksLtd


Employed Bookkeeper of the Year: Adeolu Omosanya FICB; Finance Manager at Celerity

Adeolu was unable to attend the Luca Awards ceremony but he says:

"This was an extremely proud moment for me. Being a Luca Awards finalist was enough but to actually go on to win the Employed Bookkeeper of the Year award is an amazing milestone. I am really humbled. Thank you, ICB!"

  *The following awards were voted for by ICB students and members in an online ballot*

Bookkeeping Media Source of the Year: AccountingWEB


Bookkeeping Software of the Year: Xero


Payroll Software of the Year: Sage Payroll


Expenses & Document Management Software of the Year: AutoEntry


 Accounts Preparation and Taxation Software of the Year: Taxfiler


CRM & Practice Management Software of the Year: AccountancyManager



Personality of the Year: Julia Wedgwood, Sage


Friendliest Software Provider of the Year: Xero


The Michael Kintore Award for Oustanding Contribution to the Bookkeeping Profession: Jacquie Mount FICB




*The following awards were also announced, but not presented on the night*

Small Training Provider of the Year: e-Careers

The Alan Cleverly OBE Award for Small Business Support Service of the Year: HMRC

Add-On of the Year: GoCardless

Cashflow Forecasting Software of the Year: Float