Dr Helen Sharman OBE

Power List 2016

Helen is a British scientist and astronaut who became the first Briton in Space in May 1991. This year she will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of that Mission. She has won prizes for her talks worldwide. She now works full-time at the Department of Chemistry, Imperial College University of London. She wrote an autobiography Seize The Moment, which had a foreword by Arthur C Clarke CBE.