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26 Nov Aquaporin A/S nominated as Entrepreneur of the Year by EY

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AQUAPORIN A/S NOMINATED AS ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR BY EY

Aquaporin A/S is proud to be among the nominees for the national EY Entrepreneur of the Year award in the Cleantech category.

“EY Entrepreneur of the Year is a tribute to the most talented and innovative growth generators. It is the most prestigious growth generator competition in the world. Through EY Entrepreneur of the Year, EY wish to place entrepreneurship and growth on the agenda and to create an environment where innovation and creativity have room to sprout.”  (www.ey.dk)

Besides the election of the national winner of the EY Entrepreneur of the Year, the independent jury also announces the winners within six subcategories – GrowthDK, Globalization, Innovation, Start-up, Cleantech and Life Sciences.

Aquaporin A/S is one of three nominees in the ‘Cleantech’ category. EY defines the Cleantech category as:

“… growth winners who are able to combine an answer to the challenges in terms of resources, climate- and environment with economic progress and growth. In that sense, this particular category focuses on companies that develop products, services and processes, which can reduce the use of resources and pollution in a better way than current technologies”. (www.ey.dk)

The nomination is a great recognition of Aquaporin A/S’s work:

“EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award is a global recognition for outstanding entrepreneurship and we are proud and honoured to be nominated for this award. It underlines how unique the Aquaporin Inside™ technology is as well as Aquaporin’s business model, where both Public Private Partnerships and Strategic Commercial Partnering is an essential element”, states Peter Holme Jensen, CEO Aquaporin A/S.

The national winner as well as the winners in the subcategories is announced and honoured at the award ceremony on November 26, 2015 in Bella Center, Copenhagen.

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