Amir Ali wins CCUA award
Amir Ali has become the first winner of the Jeremy Chaplin Memorial Award. The award is to recognise the hard work and contribution from an individual within the Industry. Amir received the award from the President of the CCUA, Lord David Hacking at the CCUA Annual Conference 2016 at Stratford-upon-Avon on Tuesday 18th October. From left to right: Brian Havercroft, Honorary Vice President of the CCUA and Chair of the Judging Panel for the Jeremy Chaplin Memorial Award, Angela Chaplin, Jeremy's widow, Amir Ali and Lord David Hacking. In presenting this Award to Amir Ali, Lord David Hacking emphasised that Amir had been unanimously chosen as the winner for the exemplary continuity work that he had undertaken as acting Chair of the CCUA, following Jeremy's passing and before he was officially elected as Chair of the Association at last year's AGM.