27th Edition of the Entrepreneur Of The Year awards: Occitan Region winners

The 2019 Entrepreneur Of The Year award ceremony for the Occitan Region was held on 3 October in Montpellier. Here is the full list of this edition’s winners by category.


Entrepreneur of the Year
This award celebrates an entrepreneur for his or her exceptional track record and for the performance of their business. The Entrepreneur of the Year award was presented to Philippe Rivière – Septeo.



Start-Up of the Year

This award celebrates a young business with « strong potential » that has demonstrated innovation on its market and is likely to be one of the entrepreneurial leaders of tomorrow. The Start-Up of the Year award was presented to Nicolas Philippe, Guillaume Buwalda et Jean-Marc Holder – Seqone.



Born Global

This award celebrates the start-up entrepreneur whose business model displays the greatest international potential. The Born Global award was presented to Joël Korsakissok – Syntony.


Societal Commitment
This award celebrates a solidarity-minded entrepreneur who looks beyond the economic purpose of his or her business to provide innovative solutions to societal problems. The Societal Commitment award was presented to Hind Emad et Moussa Bouasba – Faciligo.


Family Business

This award celebrates a family business having defined a long-term strategy built on transparent values and governance. The award was presented to Ludovic Asquini, Grégory Poux et Frédéric Gentilin – Nexteam Group.


Verlingue, partnering the Entrepreneur Of The Year programm since 2012, invites you to the National award ceremony on 15 october in Paris.