EY hosted its annual World Entrepreneur Of The Year event this month in Monte Carlo, Monaco, convening business leaders from more than 145 cities across 60 countries. Since its inception in 1986, EY’s Entrepreneur Of The Year program has brought together thousands of the world’s top entrepreneurs to network and promote ecosystems of global innovation and ingenuity. This year, Endeavor Entrepreneurs Jorge Nazer of Chile’s ALTO and Feridun Tunçer and Levent Yılmaz of Turkey’s Baydoner represented their countries in Monaco after being named national EoY winners for 2014.
In addition, Indonesia’s Hendy Setiono of Baba Rafi and Uruguay’s Michel Cohen and Silvana Leibenberg of Lolita attended the event as EY Ready, Set, Grow Entrepreneurs, which recognizes their companies’ potential for transformative growth. Other Endeavor Entrepreneurs in attendance included Jordan’s Amjad Aryan of Pharmacy 1 and Turkey’s Bedriye Hülya of b-fit.
In addition to the judging and awards ceremony, the event included keynotes from global business leaders, panel discussions on industry issues, and networking opportunities for all attendees.
Read more about the week of events and Uday Kotak, the ultimate winner of the 2014 World Entrepreneur title, by clicking here.