The Swiss Economic Forum (SEF) presents the SEF.WomenAward to women with an outstanding track record in entrepreneurship and at the same time creates a powerful and forward-thinking platform for women entrepreneurs.
The award is presented in the categories “Young Entrepreneur of the Year” and “Entrepreneur/CEO of the Year”. In addition, an exceptional personality who stands for promoting Switzerland as a strong business location is presented with an honorary award.
Eligibility “Young Entrepreneur of the Year”
The entrepreneur has founded one or more companies and holds an active position there. The company/ies is/are not older than 7 years, the company headquarters and significant parts of the value creation are located in Switzerland.
Eligibility “Entrepreneur/CEO of the Year”
The entrepreneur or CEO is responsible for a company and holds an active position there. The company was founded at least 7 years ago. The company has a significant impact on the Swiss Economy.
Eligibility for the Honorary Award
No application possible. The candidate has been an advocate for women in entrepreneurship and economy. Women who are eligible for the Honorary Award will be nominated.