EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award winners

Learn more about our previous EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year Award winners.

2019

Brad Keywell
Uptake Technologies, Inc.
United States

2018

A photographic portrait of Rubens Menin

Rubens Menin
MRV Engenharia e Participações S.A
Brazil

2017

A photographic portrait of Murad Al-Katib

Murad Al-Katib
AGT Food and Ingredients Inc.
Canada

2016

A photographic portrait of Murad Manny Stul

Manny Stul
Moose Enterprise Holdings & Controlled Entities
Australia
 

2015

A photographic portrait of Mohed Attrad

Mohed Altrad
Altrad
France

2014

A photographic portrait of Uday Kotak

Uday Kotak
Kotak Mahindra Bank
India

2013

A photographic portrait of Hamdy Uiukaya

Hamdi Ulukaya
Chobani, Inc.
United States

2012

A photographic portrait of James Mwangi

James Mwangi
Equity Bank Limited
Kenya
 

2011

A photographic portrait of Olivia Lum

Olivia Lum
Hyflux Limited
Singapore

2010

A photographic portrait of Michael Spencer

Michael Spencer
ICAP plc
United Kingdom

2009

A photographic portrait of Cho Tak Wong

Cho Tak Wong
Fuyao Glass Industry Group
Mainland China

2008

A photographic portrait of Dr. Jean-Paul Clozel

Dr. Jean-Paul Clozel
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Switzerland

2007

A photographic portrait of Guy Laliberté

Guy Laliberté
Cirque du Soleil
Canada

2006

A photographic portrait of Bill Lynch

Bill Lynch
Imperial Holdings
South Africa

2005

A photographic portrait of Wayne Huizenga

Wayne Huizenga
Huizenga Holdings Inc.
United States

2004

A photographic portrait of Tony Tan Caktiong

Tony Tan Caktiong
 Jollibee Foods Corporation
Philippines

2003

A photographic portrait of Narayana Murthy

Narayana Murthy
Infosys Technologies Limited
India

2002

A photographic portrait of Stefan Vilsmeier

Stefan Vilsmeier
BrainLAB AG
Germany

2001

A photographic portrait of Paolo della Porta

Paolo della Porta
Saes Getters S.p.A.
Italy

EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year Alumni Special Award for Societal Impact 2019

The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Alumni Social Impact Award is awarded each year to an individual who not only has achieved outstanding success in business, but also has made an innovative, significant and lasting societal impact in the community where they live and work. 

2019

Dr. Liu Jiren
Chairman and CEO, Neusoft Corporation
Mainland China

2018

A photographic portrait of Andrew Forrest

Andrew Forrest
Fortescue Metals Group, Minderoo Foundation
Australia