Camila Batmanghelidjh

Women of the Year Award – given by Women of the Year

Camila Batmanghelidjh, Founder and director of Kids Company, a charity for children in inner London, Camila believes in offering care, practical and emotional support to vulnerable children, often when they have suffered neglect and exclusion elsewhere. Camila’s visionary approach, which insists on holding the door wide open to the hopeless, the turbulent and the vulnerable, deemed her a winner for the 2006 title.