Newcomer of the Year Finalists

This award recognises exceptional new talent in the profession, identifying individuals who have made a significant impact on the provision of workplace and/or facilities management services within the first three years of their career. The winner will be an ambassador for the profession, be passionate and committed to CPD and promoting workplace and facilities management as a career of choice, having gained significant respect of their colleagues and leaders within their organisation. They will be knowledgeable about the issues that FMs face and proactive in driving the profession forward in the future. Entrants must evidence their specific impact and achievements to date with examples and demonstrable results; showcasing original thinking in developing and implementing solutions to benefit their organisation. The Judges will be looking for confidence, self-awareness and an understanding of their personal impact, influence and relationships within their team, as well as evidence of real acknowledged recognition from the management of their organisation and/or client organisations.

Lead Judge: Andrew Hulbert

Finalists in the Newcomer of the Year category of the IWFM Awards 2019 are:


Aimilia Marnerou, ENGIE

Aimilia is an individual passionate about the industry she works in, constantly striving to deliver and improve the services to meet the client’s needs. By understanding the growing issues the industry faces, she endeavours to find solutions with long term investments. Aimilia’s drive for the growth of the industry and her profession, will surely bring her success.

Maddie Hayes

Maddie Hayes, Mace Macro

An impressive young FM professional, delivering a high standard of service, Maddie has taken on many challenges and utilised every opportunity that has been given to her at Mace Macro. She demonstrates a clear understanding of the industry and shows great potential for future growth and leadership.


Jonathan Hill, ENGIE

Jonathan is nominated for Newcomer of the Year following a highly successful beginning to his career in FM. He can demonstrate a positive impact with respect to wide range of colleagues, clients and others within the industry. He is keen to ensure development of himself and others and continually strives to promote ENGIE and the FM industry.