Date: 28 August 2014
3D nanotechnology startup Nanoveu Pte Ltd has been conferred the 2014 ‘Asia Top 100’ Red Herring Award, a prestigious honor that recognizes the most promising private technology companies from a pool of hundreds across Asia. Nanoveu’s CEO and founder, Mr. Alfred Chong, accepted the award from Mr. Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring at an Awards Presentation ceremony in Hong Kong.
“In 2014, selecting the top 100 achievers was by no means a small feat,” said Alex Vieux, CEO of Red Herring. “In fact, we had the toughest time in years because so many entrepreneurs had crossed significant milestones so early. The competition was very strong.”
Winners are selected based on companies’ key characteristics including financial performance, technological innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into its respective industry, as well as a live presentation in front of the selection panel and other participating companies.
“We are happy and proud to be acknowledged as a Red Herring Top 100 Company in Asia,” said Mr. Alfred Chong, Founder & CEO of Singapore-based Nanoveu. “I am pleased that our innovation, business model and strategies are being recognized, and that these have enabled us to bring home this honor. This award further confirms our commitment to provide best-of-breed nanotechnology applications and products for our customers around the world.”
The Red Herring Top 100 awards have highlighted exciting startups from Asia, Europe and the Americas since 1996. It is regarded as one of the powerful tools for discovering and advocating the most promising private ventures from around the world.