Irish firm Nualight wins Europe's Cleantech Connect Award 2011
Nualight has won the overall Judge's Award at the Cleantech Connect Awards in London, it has been announced.
Dr. Liam Kelly, Nualight's CEO, commented: "We're very proud to have received this award which recognizes Nualight's rise to become the market leader in LED lighting for food retail. Innovation, ambition and focus have driven our success in this market and this award is a tribute to the calibre and commitment of Nualight's people, and to our global customers who have adopted Nualight lighting solutions."
According to the organisers, GP Bullhound: "Cleantech Connect features the hottest and fastest growing Cleantech companies in Europe. Companies featured come from a wide variety of sectors including energy efficiency, solar, smart grid, water and transportation signalling a growing momentum across the Cleantech Sectors."
Nualight was selected from the top 30 to present to the judging panel alongside 9 other short-listed high-growth European cleantech companies in the Smith Centre, London. According to the organisers, the judges award is given to "the overall favourite, a leading contender in all categories. This company has already proven itself and is making a real impact on a global scale”.
GP Bullhound is a leading investment banking firm providing advice on mergers & acquisitions and institutional capital-raising to emerging growth companies in the Technology sector.
Nualight is the only LED lighting company in the world that specialises exclusively in lighting of food retail displays. Led by Dr. Liam Kelly, a leading authority in LED lighting, Nualight is funded by Climate Change Capital, ESB Novus Modus, 4th Level Ventures and the Quinn retail dynasty. This unique combination of LED technology, cleantech expertise and food retail experience makes Nualight a powerful partner for retailers who wish to drive footfall to their food displays while delivering on their sustainability agenda.
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