InSphero CEO, Dr. Jan Lichtenberg has been nominated to represent Swiss entrepreneurs at EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2016 in Monte Carlo. The winner will be announced on 11 June 2016.
ZURICH, 6 JUNE 2016 – EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ is a global platform that highlights the great importance of entrepreneurs in every economy. Each year, a distinguished international jury selects the best of the best from a field of more than 60 nominated winners of national Entrepreneur of the Year competitions. Based on the criteria of entrepreneurial spirit, financial performance, strategy, impact on the global and local environment, innovation and personal integrity and social commitment, the jury evaluates who has ultimately set global standards from a personal and entrepreneurial standpoint.
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The Entrepreneur Of The Year competition has been held in Switzerland since 1998, with around 45 entrepreneurs nominated each year. In 2008, a Swiss entrepreneur was named World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ when Dr. Jean-Paul Clozel, founder and CEO of Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. won the award.