- Ernst & Young announces Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 finalists in New York
NEW YORK, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ipreo, a leading global provider of market intelligence, investor data and workflow solutions to capital markets and corporate professionals, announced that CEO Scott Ganeles has been selected as a finalist for Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year (EOY) awards in New York.
The Ernst & Young EOY awards program recognizes high-growth entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. These finalists were selected by a panel of independent judges.
"To be selected as a finalist is a great honor, not just to me but more importantly to Ipreo as a company," said Ganeles. "It's incredibly gratifying for Ipreo to be recognized for our innovative culture and successful growth in the face of significant market challenges."
"A key component of our investment thesis for Ipreo was the experience and entrepreneurial track record of the leadership team," said Thomas Uger, Ipreo Director and Member of private equity firm KKR. "We're delighted to congratulate Scott and Ipreo on this well-deserved recognition."
Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 18 at the Marriott Marquis in New York. Regional award winners go on to compete at the national level. National winners will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs on November 16.
Ipreo is a global leader in providing market intelligence, data, and technology solutions to all participants in the global capital markets, including sell-side banks, publicly traded companies, and buy-side institutions. From new issuance through ongoing investor management, Ipreo's unique solutions drive connectivity and efficiency throughout all stages of the capital-raising process. Ipreo is a KKR portfolio company with more than 650 employees supporting clients in every major financial center around the world. For more information, please go to www.ipreo.com.
About Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur Of The Year®
Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award recognizes the significant contributions of entrepreneurs who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement.