European Small and Mid-Cap Awards 2016

Photo 2016On the evening of 17th November, EuropeanIssuers and FESE co-hosted a prestigious Awards Ceremony to celebrate the winners of the 4th European Small and Mid-Cap Awards.

The ceremony was presided over by the European Commission: Irmfried Schwimann, Deputy Director General of DG GROWTH.

The four Award categories were introduced by Deirdre Somers, President of FESE and Chief Executive Officer of the Irish Stock Exchange and Luc Vansteenkiste, Chairman of EuropeanIssuers.


The winners were announced as follows: 


International Star: Gränges

Gränges is a leading global supplier of rolled products for brazed aluminium heat exchangers. The company develops, produces and markets advanced materials that enhance efficiency in the customer manufacturing process and the performance of the final products; brazed heat exchangers. Gränges is a Swedish company listed on Nasdaq.


Rising Star: Oncodesign

Oncodesign is a biotechnology company that maximises the pharmaceutical industry’s chances of success in discovering new therapeutic molecules to fight cancer and other serious illnesses with no known effective treatment. Oncodesign is a French company listed on Euronext.


Star of Innovation: Immunovia AB

Immunovia AB’s strategy is to decipher the wealth of information in blood and translate it into clinically useful tools to diagnose complex diseases such as cancer, earlier and more accurately than previously possible. Immunovia is a Swedish company listed on Nasdaq.


Star of 2016: Applegreen

Applegreen is the number one motorway service area operator in the Republic of Ireland where it has a motor fuel market share of approximately 12%. Applegreen is an Irish company listed on the Irish Stock Exchange.


Second and third place were awarded to: 

International Star                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Picture Gallery Image2 2016

Second place: Focus Home Interactive (France), listed on Euronext.

Third place: Third place: Robit (Finland) listed on Nasdaq.

Rising Star

Second place: VIGO System (Poland) listed GPW (Warsaw Stock Exchange).

Third place: GRENERGY RENOVABLES (Spain) listed on MAB - BME.

Star of Innovation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Video Highlights

Second place: Detection Technology (Finland) listed on Nasdaq.                                               Image1 2016

Third place: Bone Therapeutics (Belgium) listed on Euronext.

Star of 2016

Second place: Kainos Group (UK) listed on the London Stock Exchange.

Third place: INCLAM (Spain) listed on MAB - BME.


The 2016 edition was sponsored by: