Manchester entrepreneur, Prof Vikas Shah is awarded an MBE for services to business and the economy.
Prof. Shah is an honorary professor at Alliance Manchester Business School and often appears on television to comment on business issues.
Professor Caroline Dive, Hale. Professor of Cancer Pharmacology and Deputy director Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute - For services to Cancer Research
Professor Diane Coyle, Professor of economics at the University of Manchester - For services to economics and the public understanding of economics
Prof Christopher Ernest Maitland Griffiths (Bowdon). Foundation Professor of Dermatology, Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health at the University of Manchester - For services to Dermatology.
Prof Philippa Jane Tyrell, Wilmslow. Professor and consultant, Stroke Medicine, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and University of Manchester - For services to Stroke Medicine and Care.