EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2019 contributors

Last year in Monaco, these entrepreneurs and business leaders shared their vision of the future and helped us explore what’s next. The 2020 lineup will be revealed over the next few months.

Keynote speakers in 2019

Dr.Liu Jiren

Dr. Liu Jiren
Chairman and CEO
Neusoft Corporation

Natalia Vodianova

Natalia Vodianova
Supermodel
Entrepreneur and Philanthropist

Jen Rubio

Jen Rubio
Co-founder and Chief Brand Officer
Away

Stéphanie Gicquel

Stéphanie Gicquel
Extreme Sports Athlete
 

Rubens Menin

Rubens Menin
Chairman
MRV Engenharia

Anthony Pritzker

Anthony Pritzker
Chairman and CEO
Pritzker Private Capital

Lord Karan Bilimoria

Lord Karan Bilimoria
Chairman
Cobra Beer Partnership

Speakers and contributors in 2019

George Atalla

George Atalla
EY Global Government &
Public Sector Leader

 

Dr. Joseph Astrachan

Dr. Joseph Astrachan
Emeritus Professor of Management
Kennesaw State University

 

Massimo Benetello alta

Massimo Benetello
Managing Director
Gruppo La-Vis


Priscilla Bracht

Priscilla Bracht
Member of the Board of Directors
SIPEF


Ryan Burke

Ryan Burke
EY Global Growth Markets
Leader


kath partner

Kath Carter
EY Global TAS Markets
Accounts and
Business Development Leader

Peter Coppinger

Peter Coppinger
CEO and Co-founder
Teamwork.com

 

Bento Correia
Founder and Chairman of the Board
Vision-Box, S.A.

 

Jack Cowin
Executive Chairman and
Managing Director
Competitive Foods Australia Pty Ltd
 

Greg Cudahy

Greg Cudahy
EY Global Technology
Media & Entertainment and
Telecommunications (TMT)
Sector Leader

Carmine DiSibio

Carmine Di Sibio
EY Global Chairman and
CEO-elect and
Global Managing Partner –
Client Service

Christian Egle

Christian Egle
EY GSA
Health Sector Leader

 

Nico gabriel

Nico Gabriel
Managing Director
Sixt 

 

Frédéric Genta

Frédéric Genta
Country Chief Digital Officer
Principality of Monaco


Miah Kiat (MK) Goh

Miah Kiat (MK) Goh
CEO
Karex Berhad


Kelly Grier

Kelly Grier
EY US Chairman and Managing Partner
and Americas Managing Partner


carrie hall

Carrie Hall
EY Americas
Family Enterprise Leader

 

Samu Hällfors

Samu Hällfors
CEO
Framery Oy

 

Alex Hayward

Alexander Hayward
EY Global Enablement Leader for
Family Enterprise


Mary Lynne Hedley, PhD
President and COO
TESARO


Anne Heraty
CEO
Cpl Resources plc


Silvia Hernandez

Silvia Hernandez
EY GSA
Future of Work Now Leader


Jo Horgan

Jo Horgan
Founder and Co-CEO
MECCA Brands

 

Orla Hughes

Orla Hughes 
Commercial Manager Europe 
Portwest

 

Niels Jul Jacobsen

Niels Jul Jacobsen 
CEO
Mobile Industrial Robots ApS

 

Mark Jeffries
Author and
Communications Consultant

 

Sam Johnson

Sam Johnson
EY Americas Vice Chair – Accounts


 

Kevin Kajiwara
Co-President
Teneo Intelligence

 

Githanji Kaluperuma

Githanji Kaluperuma
Executive Director
Stafford Motor Co. (Pvt) Ltd

 

Glenn Keys

Glenn Keys AO
Co-founder and
Executive Chairman
Aspen Medical
 

Brad Keywell 
Founder and CEO
Uptake Technologies

 

Ridhwan Khan

Ridhwan Khan
CEO
Mobicel

 

Prof roger king

Professor Roger King
Founding Director
HKUST Tanoto Center for
Asian Family Business and
Entrepreneurship Studies

Silvana Koch-Mehrin
President
Women Political Leaders

 

Boguslaw Krysinski

Boguslaw Krysinski
Investment Director
Family Office


Benoit Laclau

Benoit Laclau
EY Global Energy
Leader


Christina Lampe Onnerud

Dr. Christina Lampe-Önnerud 
Founder and CEO
Cadenza Innovation

 

Joanna Lau

Joanna Lau
Founder and CEO
Lau Technologies


Rebecca Macdonald
Founder and Executive Chair
Just Energy Group, Inc.

 

Daniel Mackey

Daniel Mackey
CTO and Co-founder
Teamwork.com

 

Randy Miller

Randy Miller
EY Global Advanced
Manufacturing & Mobility Leader


Stasia Mitchell

Stasia Mitchell
EY Global Entrepreneurship
Leader


Dr. Dominik Müller

Dr. Dominik Müller
EY GSA Family Office Leader


 

Maria Obando

María Elena Obando
President
Coordinadora


Lauri Oinaala

Lauri Oinaala
EY Global Next Generation
Leader

 

Steve Papermaster

Steve Papermaster
CEO and Chairman
Nano

 

Roger Park

Roger Park
EY Americas Innovation Leader

bryan pearce

Bryan Pearce
EY Global Entrepreneurship
and Startups Leader


Jim Rai

Jim Rai
Group Legal Director
Cascade Global

 

Mate Rimac

Mate Rimac
CEO
Rimac Automobili


frank m rinderknecht

Frank M. Rinderknecht
Founder and CEO
Rinspeed


helena robertsson

Helena Robertsson
EY EMEIA
Family Enterprise Leader

 

sergio ricardo romani

Sergio Ricardo Romani
EY Latin America – South
Regional Managing Partner


Karoline Scheucher
CEO
Steirerfleisch Gesellschaft m.b.H.

 

dominik schiener

Dominik Schiener
Co-founder
IOTA


Constantin Schön

Constantin Schön
Managing Director
Apollon SE


André Schwämmlein

André Schwämmlein
Managing Director
FlixMobility GmbH


Shames Jon

Jonathan Shames
EY Geostrategic
Business Group Leader

 

Simon Sicko

Šimon Šicko
CEO
PIXEL FEDERATION s.r.o.


steinbach

Dr. Martin Steinbach
EY Global and EY EMEIA IPO Leader



Hans Steininger

Hans Steininger
Founder and Managing Partner
Apollo Capital Partners

 

Emil Tedeschi

Emil Tedeschi
President and CEO
Atlantic Grupa

 

Juile Teigland

Julie Linn Teigland
EY EMEIA Area Managing Partner-elect

 

EY EMEIA Area Managing Partner-elect
James Timpson

James Timpson OBE
CEO
Timpson Ltd.

 

Marnix van Rij

Marnix van Rij
EY Global
Family Enterprise Leader


Thomas Visti

Thomas Visti
CEO
Mobile Industrial Robots ApS

 

Mark Weinberger

Mark Weinberger
EY Global Chairman and CEO



Louise Wilkie

Louise Wilkie
EY Global Life Sciences
Strategy and Operations Leader


Jeff Wong

Jeff Wong
EY Global Chief
Innovation Officer


Thomas Zellweger

Dr. Thomas Markus Zellweger
Professor
Center for Family Business
University of St. Gallen