10.6.2020 – The jury of the de Vigier Award 2020 revealed and awarded the five most outstanding companies in the competition. In a live broadcast on CNNMoney Switzerland, the jury bestowed a cash prize of CHF 100’000 to each winner. Four out of five winners are Cleantech startups.
The W. A de Vigier 2020 startup competition has ended. From 192 submitted applications, the selection committee identified the top 60 startups that presented their ideas to the jury. While only 16 made it to the shortlist and ten to the final round, five have taken home the award prize. The most dominant sector this year was cleantech – four of the winners are that are developing sustainable and environmentally friendly solutions.