Nominations are now closed
Accelerating Entrepreneurs* is part of EY’s commitment to helping high-potential entrepreneurs around the world scale up their business through one-to-one guidance, networking and insight sharing. The program is designed for entrepreneurs who are ready to take the next steps on their growth journey towards becoming the global market leaders of tomorrow.
17.3.15: The shortlist has been announced! Thirty participants have been chosen from all over the world. The Growth Coaches are now reviewing these participants and will select the final six entrepreneurs who will be our guest in Monaco at the World Entrepreneur Of The Year in June.
|Olufemi Akintunde||Nigeria||Alpha Mead Facilities & Managment Services Ltd|
|Idriss Al Rifai||United Arab Emirates||MENA360|
|Mukund BS||India||Sriram Eco Raksha Computer Services Pvt Ltd|
|Kathy Cheng||Canada||Redwood Classics Apparel|
|Justin Clarke||South Africa||One Africa Media (Pty) Ltd|
|Paige Dellavalle||USA||Stella Valle|
|Marc Dfouni||Lebanon||Eastline Marketing|
|TAKAKO ENDO||Japan||TWHY TWHY co.Ltd|
|Kara Goldin||USA||Hint water|
|Cilla Hegarty||NZ||NZ Tax Refunds Ltd|
|Audrey Joe-Ezigbo & Joseph Ezigbo||Nigeria||Falcon Corporation Limited|
|Gareth Jones||Wales||Carbon Zero Renewables|
|Sarah Kauss||USA||Swell Bottle|
|Calvin Kizana||Indonesia||PT. Inovidea Magna Global|
|Stefanie Kurniadi||Indonesia||Nasi Goreng Mafia|
|Sanchez Luis||Mexico||INDICIUM SOLUTIONS|
|Perminder Malik||India||DLP India Edutech Private Limited|
|Sara McCraight||UK||MorphCostumes / Morphsuits|
|Tanya Moss||Mexico||Tanya Moss SA de CV|
|Sarah-jane Peterschlingmann||Australia||ATech & Megamon|
|Andrew Smith and Shane Dryden||South Africa||Yuppiechef|
|Martin Toth (Frascaroli)||Argentina||everywhere GmbH|
|Gossy Ukanwoke||Nigeria||BAU Research and Development|
|Simon Vostry||Czech Republic||ZOOM International|
|Kari Warberg Block||USA||Earthkind|
|Kyle Wong||United States||Pixlee|
24.2.15: We are excited to announce that world-renowned CEO Edgar Bronfman, Jr. has joined our all-star team of Growth Coaches. Mr. Bronfman is Managing Partner at Accretive LLC and Endeavor Chairman.
22.2.15: Accelerating Entrepreneurs announces partnership with the EY Vantage Program. Our final participants will have an EY Vantage Advisor assigned to them for six weeks. Your advisor will work alongside you in your business to help address your biggest obstacles and create long-term business goals for growth.
For over 25 years we’ve recognized the world’s most dynamic and innovative entrepreneurs through our prestigious EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM award program. We also connect them throughout the year to influential business and government leaders, investors and advisors from across the globe at our EY Strategic Growth Forums.
Our commitment to the Accelerating Entrepreneurs program allows us to support the next generation of entrepreneurial high-growth companies looking to scale into new markets. We use our convening power and world-class network to connect them with answers to the challenges they will face on their journey.
*This program was previously called Ready, Set, Grow