Cartier has annoucned the six laureates of the 2017 Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards. They received their award at the programme’s annual ceremony, held in Singapore for the very first time.
The 2017 ceremony celebrated women entrepreneurs under the theme “Transform. Lead the change you want to see.”, bringing together speakers and change makers passionate about women’s visions and values.
Cartier CEO Cyrille Vigneron and INSEAD Dean Ilian Mihov announced the following six Laureates selected by an independent international jury amongst nearly 1,900 applicants from over 120 countries:
In addition to receiving a year of personalized mentoring, valuable media visibility and expanding networking opportunities, each Laureate competing in the current edition will be granted a place on an INSEAD Executive Program (ISEP). This year, the prize money awarded to each Laureate’s business has been increased fivefold from US$ 20,000 to US$ 100,000 in recognition of their contribution to finding innovative solutions for a sustainable future.