STOCKHOLM, June 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – EnginZyme, enabling the future of sustainable chemical production, announces that the World Economic Forum has selected it as one of the 2021 technological pioneers. This prestigious recognition highlights the company’s innovations that meet the challenges of the 21st century chemical industry.
“We are extremely honored to be recognized by such a globally respected organization,” said Karim Engelmark Cassimjee, CEO and co-founder of EnginZyme. foods, materials and other products that modern society relies on, in a truly sustainable way. Being recognized as a technological pioneer confirms the uniqueness of our technology and its potential to play a key role in the fight against climate change. part of this community and I look forward to contributing to the Forum’s dialogues on this challenge. ”
The World Economic Forum annually recognizes a limited number of companies as technological pioneers involved in new technologies and innovations that can have a significant impact on business and society. The Forum integrates them into its network, with the aim of giving next generation innovators a voice in solving global problems and allowing them to share their ideas in multi-stakeholder meetings. Companies selected in the past include Airbnb, Dropbox, Google, and Twitter, as well as Swedish companies Spotify, Tobii Technology, and iZettle.
“We are delighted to welcome EnginZyme to our 2021 cohort of technology pioneers,” said Susan nesbitt, leader of the global community of innovators, World Economic Forum. “EnginZyme and its pioneering colleagues are developing technologies that can help the company solve some of its most pressing problems. We look forward to their contribution to the World Economic Forum in its commitment to improving the state of the world. “
As a technology pioneer, EnginZyme representative Karim Engelmark Cassimjee will be invited to participate in the activities, events and discussions of the World Economic Forum throughout the year. EnginZyme will also contribute to Forum initiatives over the next two years, working with global leaders to help solve key industrial and societal issues.
EnginZyme seeks to solve one of the fundamental challenges of our time – how to produce the chemicals, foods, materials and other products that modern society relies on, in a truly sustainable way. Its technology platform uses nature’s catalysts, enzymes, combining the power of biology with the efficiency of the chemical industry in a best of both worlds solution. EnginZyme is supported by Sofinnova Partners, Industrifonden and SEB Greentech VC, and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. To learn more, visit http://www.enginzyme.com/
About the World Economic Forum:
The World Economic Forum, determined to improve the state of the world, is the international organization for public-private cooperation. The Forum engages society’s key political, business and other leaders in shaping global, regional and industry agendas. (www.weforum.org).
About the pioneers of technology:
The World Economic Forum believes that innovation is essential for the future well-being of society and for economic growth. Launched in 2000, the Pioneer of technology The community is made up of early stage or growing companies from around the world that are involved in the design, development and deployment of new technologies and innovations, and are poised to make a significant impact on business and society.
The World Economic Forum provides a platform for the community of technology pioneers to engage with leaders in the public and private sectors and to provide new solutions to overcome the current crisis and build future resilience.
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