EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ is a unique global program that recognizes entrepreneurial achievement among individuals and companies that demonstrate vision, leadership and success — and work to improve the quality of life in their communities, countries and around the world.
The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ program was established more than 30 years ago and today operates in more than 50 countries and 145 cities around the world.
Each country’s program culminates in the announcement of an overall national winner who then competes for the prestigious EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award.
Angelo Xuereb was just 16 years old when he told his father that he wanted to start a construction business. His father was unimpressed, preferring that his son become a bank manager. Angelo was adamant and went on to found AX Group in 1975, with an initial investment of just over US$500......