2013 EY Entrepreneur of the Year
Rod Drury, CEO of Xero
On June 25 AmCham is hosting a function with Rod Drury, who will have just returned from representing New Zealand at the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ awards in Monte Carlo.
Rod, NZ’s most prominent serial entrepreneur surpassed all expectations in 2013 and Xero’s value continues to grow. Just days before being named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2013 NZ, Rod announced Xero had raised a further US$180m in capital from US investors, including venture capital firm Matrix Partners, and Facebook billionaire/PayPal founder Peter Thiel, providing a significant endorsement to the business and effectively underwriting Xero’s global growth strategy.
The Entrepreneur Of The Year programme recognises and celebrates exceptional entrepreneurs and for the first time, EY’s Exceptional magazine, has captured the inspiring stories of New Zealand’s finest entrepreneurs in digital format. With plenty of additional video content, share with your business networks and friends in NZ, USA, Australia and UK.Date: 25 June 2014
Time: 4.30 to 7.00pm presentation followed by refreshments and networking.
Venue: EY, 2 Takutai Square, Britomart, Auckland
Cost: Amcham Members $69 inc GST, Non Members $79 inc GST.
Registrations will not be refunded if bookings are cancelled after 20th June 2014.