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Wednesday, 2nd October 2013

iQsim awarded

Sophia Antipolis, FRANCE

iQsim has been awarded “Prix Born Global” during the “Awards for the Entrepreneur 2013” for the Mediterranean region.

 The “Awards for the Entrepreneur” of the year, have been organized by Ernst & Young (EY) and the magazine L'Express, in partnership with Groupe Edmond de Rothschild and Verlingue, insurance broker, and with the support of the Public Investment Bank (BPI).

The ceremony took place the 24th of September 2013 at Château Ricard in Marseille. A total of 7 awards were presented including the Entrepreneur of the Year 2013 for the Mediterranean region.

The “Prix Born Global” award recognizes the fast international development of the company worldwide. iQsim realizes today 67% of its business outside of Europe. The company is headquarter in France with local presences in Mexico, Kuala Lumpur and Sao Paulo.

 “We are very proud to receive this award, which recognizes iQsim’s global strategy and international coverage.” say Philippe Bessaguet, CEO of iQsim.  We focus on developing our sales worldwide as we see great potentials for our products and solutions and we also continue to invest on innovation for tomorrow.” says Philippe.

Each year this award highlights women and men remarkable journey that proves that it is always possible to improve, innovate and create value and jobs including in the current economic context.

According to Laurent Lhermitte, iQsim’s Vice-President of Sales, “This award recognizes the efforts done to develop our business worldwide. We continue our growth in many territories particularly in Africa and Middle East. The “born global award” is a real encouragement for the company to continue leverage business and partners worldwide.