The Apprentice star Karren Brady has been awarded a CBE for services to entrepreneurship and women in business in the New Year Honours list.
Brady was Managing Director of Birmingham City Football Club from 1993 to 2009 and was appointed Vice Chairman of West Ham Football Club in 2010.
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