The second "Local to Global" Awards, which reward the most promising innovative business projects, were held during the closing of the event.
The "Best Elevator Pitch
" award was handed to Alexandre Rochegude, CEO of FLASHiZ (Mobey S.A.), by Carlos Ramón, Globalization Expert. Mobey S.A. provides an e-wallet service, deployed under the registered trademark FLASHiZ. This solution is a brand new way to pay for goods and services in stores, whilst also allowing person-to-person transfers, on-line payments and invoicing services.
The award for the "Most Promising Company
" was presented to Gerard Warrens, CEO of Stealth Software by Mark Farrow, Head of Mobile EMEA and Asia Pacific at Thomson Reuters. Stealth Software is a software company that enables data owners to securely and transparently manage unstructured data.
The "Coup de Coeur" award was presented to Tatiana López del Rio, Managing Director of NANOGAP (ES) by Raymond Schadeck, Chaiman at Luxinnovation. NANOGAP develops, manufactures and sells novel nanomaterials. Products are targeted at electronics, cleantech, security and biomedical markets.
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