Entrepreneur Awards

Following on the success achieved in 2013 and 2014, The MSV Life Top Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2014 returns for the 3rd edition this year. Themed “Creating a Culture of Excellence”, the Awards seek to recognise the achievements and vital contributions made by outstanding entrepreneurs to our economy at local and international level. In 2013, over 400 of the most successful people in business attended the Awards.

Event Info

Date: 2014/05/16 Time: 7.30pm Venue: The Intercontinental Hotel Tickets: € 40

About the Event

The MSV Life Top Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2014 being held at the Intercontinental Hotel, on Friday 16th May 2014, will bring together some of Malta’s top business people all competing for The Economic Update‘s most prestigious nominee awards. The event will start off with a lavish black tie Gala Event, featuring a stand up comedian, flamenco dancers and orchestra will culminate with the much awaited Best Awards ceremony.

The awards categories this year have been increased substantially and will be attributed as follows:

• International Trade Media Award

• Property Entrepreneur of the Year

• Retail and Leisure Entrepreneur of the Year

• Technology Entrepreneur of the Year

• Digital/IT Entrepreneur of the Year

• Family Business of the Year

• Most Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

• Start-Up Company of the Year

• Best Entrepreneur Ideas

• Best Banking Award

• Corporate Financier of the Year

• Emerging Entrepreneur

• iGaming Entrepreneurial Award

• Young Entrepreneur of the Year

• Top Female Entrepreneur

• Top Male Entrepreneur

• Lifetime Achievement Award or Award for Excellence


The final votes for such awards will be made through a professional judging panel, who will be evaluating the nominees before the gala dinner.

The Judges

David G Curmi, CEO MSV Life and President of the Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry

Dr Gavin Gulia, MTA Chairman

Norman Mifsud, MSV Life

Kenneth Farrugia, CEO Valletta Fund Management & Chairman Finance Malta

Tonio Portughese, PBS Chairman

Ivan Bartolo, CEO, 6PM

Anthony Tabone, CEO, SmartCity Malta

Dr Ann Fenech, Fenech & Fenech Advocates

Liz Barbaro Sant, Alberta

Joe Cuschieri, CEO, Lotteries & Gaming Authority

Last Edition Winners

James Abela & Matthew Zammit (NIU) - Winner of Best Innovation Award

Mark J Galea (Quad Consultancy) - Winner of the Entrepreneurial Award

Sandra Zammit (TotallyFresh Ltd) - Winner of the Top Female Entrepreneur Award

Ivan Bartolo (6PM Holdings) - Winner of the Top Male Entrepreneur Award & Winner of the Top Entrepreneur of the Year Award



The aim of the awards is to publicly recognise all entrepreneurs within our shores whilst highlighting the exceptional contribution done by specific individuals via Category Award winners and Grand Award winner.

Our target is to have not more than 50 nominees who together vie for these prestigious accolades. Each nominee will in turn have the opportunity to invite business partners, colleagues and friends of influence to the Gala Dinner event.



Margaret Brincat - 99406743


Nick Formosa - 99438839



Ticket Price

€ 40

Ticket Outlets

  • Network Publications

    nick@networkpublications.com.mtPhone: 21 316 326



The Intercontinental Hotel

St George's Bay, St Julian's STJ 3310