In a multi-stage process, the 13-person jury of experts of the Swiss Venture Club (SVC) chose Evatec as the winner of its prize for innovation amongst the six finalists at a gala dinner held in St. Gallen.
The award is made to successful small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the region every second year. Finalists are selected from 150 companies that have demonstrated innovation and entrepreneurial spirit and can demonstrate sustainable success as the winner. Evaluation criteria also include ecological behaviour, management quality and ability to create new jobs. Jury president Andrea Fanzun kindly described the development of Evatec AG as “A unique success story”. Evatec CEO Andy Waelti thanked the SVC and referred to the success as “a great honour recognising the contribution of the global Evatec team”
To view the press release issued by SVC (German only) click here.