At the Royal Opera House on 6 September 2012, the winners of the second Private Business Awards were announced. It was an evening of opera singing from the Jette Parker Young Artists programme, which takes the very best singers from around the world with anecdotes from Nick Robinson, BBC News Political Editor.
Private Business of the Year
High Growth Business of the Year
Innovation and Technology of the Year
Employer of the Year
Rising Star of the Year
Exporter of the Year
CEO of the Year
Private Businesswoman of the Year
Family Business of the Year
Social Enterprise of the Year
A private business supplement was also published in the FT to coincide with the Awards.