– With a strong conviction that we must take care of our natural resources in a better way and that nothing is impossible, we work according to our mission which is to give the world a better environment. The outside world has a lack of efficient recycling solutions and clean water. Thanks to common knowledge and insights within The Vilokan Group, through economically and environmentally sustainable recycling solutions help minimize environmental damage. With a growing population we are consuming the resources of the earth more and more rapidly. We need a sustainable one development and a cycle-based economy.
– Just being nominated for this prestigious award together with several other talented entrepreneurs in the region it´s a win in itself, that besides being one of ten candidates that remains, it is big. Although I am the nominee, I am obviously not alone in this work. Without all my colleagues and employees within Vilokan Gruop, I would not have been here and of course I hope that our overall efforts will take us to the national finals in the next step, Lars concludes.
Ernst & Young selects the year’s most successful entrepreneur in the world, EY Entrepreneur Of The Year. Lars Rosell, founder and co-owner of Vilokan Group is now one of the 10 candidates in the regional final in Western Sweden. Lars Rosell is the CEO of Vilokan ADF Solutions and the BoardChairman of the Vilokan Group.
The EOY is organized in more than 60 countries and is one of the world’s largest and most prestigious awards for entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs nominated for the award must have founded a company that has been active for at least five years, has a turnover of 10 million alternatively has 10 employees. The regional final is decided in November 5:th in and is one of six regional finals in the country as the jury decides which winners will advance to the national final in Stockholm.
An independent jury reviews the nominated entrepreneurs based on six criteria: Entrepreneurial spirit, economic development, strategic direction, impact on the outside world, innovation and personal integrity and influence. With the nomination it is clear that Lars Rosell fulfills all six.