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

Speaker Liu Jiren

Dr. Liu Jiren
Chairman and CEO
Neusoft Corporation

Speaker Natalia Vodianova

Natalia Vodianova
Supermodel
Entrepreneur and Philanthropist

Speaker Jen Rubio

Jen Rubio
Co-founder and Chief Brand Officer
Away

Speaker Stephanie Gicquel

Stéphanie Gicquel
Extreme Sports Athlete
 

Speaker Rubens Menin

Rubens Menin
Chairman
MRV Engenharia

Speaker Anthony Pritzker

Anthony Pritzker
Chairman and CEO
Pritzker Private Capital

Speaker Lord Karan Bilimoria

Lord Karan Bilimoria
Chairman
Cobra Beer Partnership

Speakers and contributors in 2019

Speaker George Atalla

George Atalla
EY Global Government &
Public Sector Leader

 

Speaker Dr. Joseph Astrachan

Dr. Joseph Astrachan
Emeritus Professor of Management
Kennesaw State University

 

Speaker Massimo Benetello

Massimo Benetello
Managing Director
Gruppo La-Vis


Speaker Priscilla Bracht

Priscilla Bracht
Member of the Board of Directors
SIPEF


Speaker Ryan Burke

Ryan Burke
EY Global Growth Markets
Leader


Speaker Kath Carter

Kath Carter
EY Global TAS Markets
Accounts and
Business Development Leader

Speaker Peter Coppinger

Peter Coppinger
CEO and Co-founder
Teamwork.com

 

Speaker Bento Correia

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

 

Speaker Jack Cowin

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

Speaker Greg Cudahy

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

Speaker Carmine Di Sibio

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

Speaker Christian Egle

Christian Egle
EY GSA
Health Sector Leader

 

Speaker Nico Gabriel

Nico Gabriel
Managing Director
Sixt 

 

Speaker Frédéric Genta

Frédéric Genta
Country Chief Digital Officer
Principality of Monaco


Speaker Miah Kiat (MK) Goh

Miah Kiat (MK) Goh
CEO
Karex Berhad


Speaker Kelly Grier

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


Speaker Carrie Hall

Carrie Hall
EY Americas
Family Enterprise Leader

 

Speaker Samu Hällfors

Samu Hällfors
CEO
Framery Oy

 

Speaker Alexander Hayward

Alexander Hayward
EY Global Enablement Leader for
Family Enterprise


Speaker Mary Lynne Hedley, PhD

Mary Lynne Hedley, PhD
President and COO
TESARO


Speaker Anne Heraty

Anne Heraty
CEO
Cpl Resources plc


Speaker Silvia Hernandez

Silvia Hernandez
EY GSA
Future of Work Now Leader


Speaker Jo Horgan

Jo Horgan
Founder and Co-CEO
MECCA Brands

 

Speaker Orla Hughes

Orla Hughes 
Commercial Manager Europe 
Portwest

 

Speaker Niels Jul Jacobsen

Niels Jul Jacobsen 
CEO
Mobile Industrial Robots ApS

 

Speaker Mark Jeffries

Mark Jeffries
Author and
Communications Consultant

 

Speaker Sam Johnson

Sam Johnson
EY Americas Vice Chair – Accounts


 

Speaker Kevin Kajiwara

Kevin Kajiwara
Co-President
Teneo Intelligence

 

Speaker Githanji Kaluperuma

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

 

Speaker Glenn Keys AO

Glenn Keys AO
Co-founder and
Executive Chairman
Aspen Medical
 

Speaker Brad Keywell

Brad Keywell 
Founder and CEO
Uptake Technologies

 

Speaker Ridhwan Khan

Ridhwan Khan
CEO
Mobicel

 

Speaker Professor Roger King

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

Speaker Silvana Koch-Mehrin

Silvana Koch-Mehrin
President
Women Political Leaders

 

Speaker Boguslaw Krysinski

Boguslaw Krysinski
Investment Director
Family Office


Speaker Benoit Laclau

Benoit Laclau
EY Global Energy
Leader


Speaker Dr. Christina

Dr. Christina Lampe-Önnerud 
Founder and CEO
Cadenza Innovation

 

Speaker Joanna Lau

Joanna Lau
Founder and CEO
Lau Technologies


Speaker Rebecca Macdonald

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

 

Speaker Daniel Mackey

Daniel Mackey
CTO and Co-founder
Teamwork.com

 

Speaker Randy Miller

Randy Miller
EY Global Advanced
Manufacturing & Mobility Leader


Speaker Stasia Mitchell

Stasia Mitchell
EY Global Entrepreneurship
Leader


Speaker Dr. Dominik Müller

Dr. Dominik Müller
EY GSA Family Office Leader


 

Speaker María Elena Obando

María Elena Obando
President
Coordinadora


Speaker Lauri Oinaala

Lauri Oinaala
EY Global Next Generation
Leader

 

Speaker Steve Papermaster

Steve Papermaster
CEO and Chairman
Nano

 

Speaker Roger Park

Roger Park
EY Americas Innovation Leader

Speaker Bryan Pearce

Bryan Pearce
EY Global Entrepreneurship
and Startups Leader


Speaker Jim Rai

Jim Rai
Group Legal Director
Cascade Global

 

Speaker Mate Rimac

Mate Rimac
CEO
Rimac Automobili


Speaker Frank M. Rinderknecht

Frank M. Rinderknecht
Founder and CEO
Rinspeed


Speaker Helena Robertsson

Helena Robertsson
EY EMEIA
Family Enterprise Leader

 

Speaker Sergio Ricardo Romani

Sergio Ricardo Romani
EY Latin America – South
Regional Managing Partner


Speaker Karoline Scheucher

Karoline Scheucher
CEO
Steirerfleisch Gesellschaft m.b.H.

 

Speaker Dominik Schiener

Dominik Schiener
Co-founder
IOTA


Speaker Constantin Schön

Constantin Schön
Managing Director
Apollon SE


Speaker André Schwämmlein

André Schwämmlein
Managing Director
FlixMobility GmbH


Speaker Jonathan Shames

Jonathan Shames
EY Geostrategic
Business Group Leader

 

Speaker Šimon Šicko

Šimon Šicko
CEO
PIXEL FEDERATION s.r.o.


Speaker Dr. Martin Steinbach

Dr. Martin Steinbach
EY Global and EY EMEIA IPO Leader



Speaker Hans Steininger

Hans Steininger
Founder and Managing Partner
Apollo Capital Partners

 

Speaker Emil Tedeschi

Emil Tedeschi
President and CEO
Atlantic Grupa

 

Speaker Julie Linn Teigland

Julie Linn Teigland
EY EMEIA Area Managing Partner-elect

 

EY EMEIA Area Managing Partner-elect
Speaker James Timpson OBE

James Timpson OBE
CEO
Timpson Ltd.

 

Speaker Marnix van Rij

Marnix van Rij
EY Global
Family Enterprise Leader


Speaker Thomas Visti

Thomas Visti
CEO
Mobile Industrial Robots ApS

 

Speaker Mark Weinberger

Mark Weinberger
EY Global Chairman and CEO



Speaker Louise Wilkie

Louise Wilkie
EY Global Life Sciences
Strategy and Operations Leader


Speaker Jeff Wong

Jeff Wong
EY Global Chief
Innovation Officer


Speaker Dr. Thomas Markus Zellweger

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