The winners of the 2017 Acquisition International Magazine Influential Businesswoman awards have been announced. 

Koubou Interiors, based in Crowthorne, were the lucky winners of 'Best Woman-Run Interior Architecture Company - UK' at the awards.

The business was started 12 years ago by Gilly Craft, who spoke of her delight at winning the prestigious award. 

She said: "This is a true honour, and this comes at a fantastic time for the business. 

"We have won several awards over the years, and to be recognised across the UK is wonderful.”

Awards coordinator Amy Gower said: “Working with these extraordinary women who are changing the way the corporate landscape works has been a real privilege. 

"I would like to congratulate my winners and wish them the best of luck for the future.”

Koubou Interiors is a business specialising in interior architecture, and has been running in Crowthorne for over a decade.