Global Entrepreneurs Gather In Monte Carlo For The Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013


The world’s most prestigious business award recognizes the accomplishments of entrepreneurs around the world

The world’s most successful and innovative entrepreneurs have descended on Monte Carlo ahead of the Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur Of The Year Award 2013. 

Now in its 13th year, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year is considered one of the world's most prestigious business awards. Honouring the contributions of successful entrepreneurs across the globe, the program also aims to identify entrepreneurial role models for the next generation of business leaders – thereby helping foster new entrepreneurial activity and economic growth in participating countries.

49 Entrepreneur Of The Year country winners will be recognized for their entrepreneurial achievements and inducted into the World Entrepreneur Of The Year Hall of Fame at a gala ceremony in Monte Carlo on Saturday 8th June. Following the induction ceremony, one will be announced as the World Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013.

World Entrepreneur Of The Year finalists are assessed by an independent panel of judges from around the world, most of whom have previously participated in Entrepreneur Of The Year programs. For further information about the event, judging criteria and past winners please download the media kit. 

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  • GVs Monte Carlo and the event
  • IV  Jim Turley, Global CEO & Chairman, Ernst & Young
  • IV Uschi Schreiber, Global Sector Leader,  Ernst & Young
  • IVs  Entrepreneur Of The Year country winners