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IESE 40under40 Awards 2020

Celebrating IESE's rising entrepreneurs

We’re looking for the best IESE 40under40

IESE 40under40 entrepreneurs are innovators, disrupters and dreamers. They are inquisitive and persistent, inspired and inspiring. Whether they are pursuing medical breakthroughs, refashioning energy technologies, making computers more useful, engineering cooler electronic devices or improving current business models, they all are poised to be leaders in their fields.

Special awards

While all 40 of our entrepreneurs are winners, we will provide three mentions for the following:

Most innovative entrepreneur

Entrepreneur with the most social impact

Entrepreneur with the best growth track

The Jury

Jury Member 1

Jury Member 2

Jury Member 3

Jury Member 4

Jury Member 5

Jury Member 6

Selection criteria

We're looking for founders of startups that have:

At least €2 million per year in revenue

Sold her/his company for €15 million or more

Raised at least €2 million in venture capital

2018 Awards

Our 2018 edition recognized 40 global entrepreneurs and innovators.

Meet the winners