Hakim Group won two awards at the EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards, with its CEO Imran Hakim winning the Entrepreneur of the Year 2019 North award.

The Group also took home the Scale Up Entrepreneur 2019 award, which is awarded for effective business strategy and expansion.

Hakim, who founded the group of independents in 2006, said: ‘These awards may have my name on them, but they are testament to the tireless work put in by our independent practice owners and practice teams, as well as the support team at HakimHQ.’

The company was also named Sunday Times’ Best Company to Work For in 2018.