Insurance Times publisher Sarah Tunstall has been short-listed as Business Magazine Publisher of the Year 2001 by the Periodical Publishers Association (PPA). The PPA awards are the highest accolade in the magazine publishing industry. The winner will be announced at a gala dinner on May 9, five days before Sarah's 26th birthday.

Managing director Jonathan Shephard said: “It is splendid news that Insurance Times has been short-listed for this award for the second year running.

“Sarah has proved that she is up there with the big league of magazine publishers, where she deserves to be. It's great for her and for the whole team on the magazine.”