Awards

Datuk Tan Clinches EY Master Entrepreneur of the Year Title



On 3 December 2015 Datuk Tan Say Jim received 2 coveted awards from Ernst & Young (EY) Malaysia - Malaysia EY Entrepreneur Of The Year (EOY) 2015 and Master Entrepreneur of the Year 2015. Datuk Tan was chosen from among the 20 Top Nominees vying for the title and will go on to represent Malaysia and join more than 60 other country winners to compete for the coveted EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year (WEOY) award at the annual WEOY event in Monte Carlo, Monaco in June 2016.

Datuk Tan joins the ranks of luminous Malaysian industry captains such as Tan Sri Dato’ (Dr) Francis Yeoh of YTL Corp Bhd and Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Tony Fernandes of AirAsia Bhd who were former EOYs. Their vision, innovation, exceptional leadership and relentless drive have led to the creation of dynamic and successful companies. With their success, they have impacted our lives, by creating products and services that we depend on, generating employment and wealth, fueling economic growth and increasing the competitiveness of the nation. They are inspiring role models who have continuously challenged themselves and others by asking better questions that demand better answers.

About EY Entrepreneur Of The Yearâ„¢
EY Entrepreneur Of The Yearâ„¢ is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential, and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries.