RSM honours best businesses from italy in prestigious awards

RSM Palea Lauri Gerla congratulates the best businesses in Italy who were honored at an exclusive event held at Borsa Italiana on January 12th, 2017 for The European Business Awards sponsored by RSM.  

The 38 celebrated companies were chosen by a panel of independent judges including senior businesses and academic leaders to be 'National Champions', and will now represent their country in the next stage of the competition.

At the event, attendees had the chance to speak to leading businesses in their field and hear from guest speakers including Luca Peryano, Head of Primery Markets Continental Europe at London Stock Exchange.

Adrian Tripp, CEO of the European Business Awards, said: “These events not only celebrate the success of our dynamic National Champions in the competition but also the key role they play in Europe’s strong business community.”

Lead sponsor RSM is the sixth largest network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms worldwide and it has supported the European Business Awards since its inception.

Maurizio Lauri, President of RSM Palea Lauri Gerla declared: “Our support for EBA demonstrates our desire to support successful businesses, such as those attending these prestigious awards. Our best wishes and congratulations to all Italian National Champions for their well-deserved achievement”. 

Jean Stephens, CEO of RSM International said: “The National Champions are leaders in their field demonstrating tenacity and commercial excellence across the continent. I would like to congratulate them all and wish them luck in the coming rounds.”

In the next round, the National Champions are taking part in the Public Vote, available at the link Category winners and the overall winner of the public vote will be announced at the Gala Final in May 2017.

The European Business Awards is the largest cross sector business competition in Europe and this year engaged with over 33,000 businesses from 34 countries.

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For further information please contact:

EBA: Vanessa Wood at the European Business Awards on +44 (0) 796 6666 657 or email [email protected]

RSM: Gillian Hawkes at the RSM Executive Office - [email protected]


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