Nelson Khoo nominated for the Settler of the Year, “Årets Nybyggare”
Nelson, one of the founders of Pro Test Diagnostics, has been nominated for this year’s Settler. Region finals North will take place in September and if Nelson moves on to the final, it is in Stockholm in October.
The prize is awarded to an entrepreneur with a foreign background who, after a short time in Sweden, has started a company with limited resources. The company must have been active for at least 2 years. The entrepreneur is judged on the basis of six criteria. Entrepreneurial spirit, Economic development, Strategic focus, Impact on the outside world, Personal influence, Innovation.
The IFS Foundation annually arranges H.M. King Carl XVI Gustaf’s prize New settler of the year. The aim is to celebrate and highlight entrepreneurs with foreign backgrounds and to increase interest in entrepreneurship. The prize will show good role models and inspire tomorrow’s entrepreneurs with a foreign background.