Econcern chairman is Entrepeur of the Year

Ad van Wijk, chairman of of the renewable energy project developer Econcern, has been awarded the title Entrepeneur of the Year 2007 by Ernst & Young.

‘Ad van Wijk demonstrates that the combination scientist and entrepeneur can be an excellent one,’ said the jury.
Econcern increased its revenues fivefold in 2006 to €240m and expects further growth this year to €500m.
The award for fastest-growing company goes to Anne Jan Zwart of ECOstyle, which makes environment-friendly fertilizers and pesticides.

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