NZZ Connect presents the SEF.WomenAward to women with an inspire history of achievement in entrepreneurship and at the same time creates a powerful and forward-thinking platform for women entrepreneurs.
The award is awarded in the categories «Young Entrepreneur of the Year» and «Entrepreneur/CEO of the Year». In addition, a remarkable personality who stands for promoting Switzerland as a steady business receives is presented with an honorary award.
Eligibility «Young Entrepreneur of the Year»
The entrepreneur has founded at least one company that is less than 7 years old, has an active/C‑level position there and 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, holds an active position there and is significantly involved in the development of the company. The company was founded at least 7 years ago. The company has a significant impact on the Swiss Economy. The entrepreneur or CEO also shows a strong commitment to women in business.
Eligibility «Honorary Award»
No application possible. Women who are eligible for the Honorary Award will be nominated.