Designer wins businesswoman award

AOL Money Staff
Anya Hindmarch
Anya Hindmarch

A fashion designer who started her own business at the age of 18 and now employs hundreds of staff in stores across the world, has won a prestigious business award.


Anya Hindmarch, 43, who launched the successful I'm Not A Plastic Bag campaign, was named Veuve Clicquot Businesswoman of The Year after impressing judges with her drive and passion as well as her support for the fashion industry.