EspeRare's CEO wins the 2015 Swiss Woman Entrepreneur Award
Lausanne, Switzerland September 23th 2015, Caroline Kant's achievements of driving forwards the novel business model of EspeRare was honored in a ceremony held at the EPFL Rolex learning center. She became the CFE Woman Entrepreneur of the Year. This prize promotes entrepreneurial performances of a successful woman in business in Switzerland. “I am very proud that a mission-driven business was chosen for this year’s award, this shows that in today’s economy, social entrepreneurship is starting to gain impact recognition” commented Caroline Kant.
As a private non-for-profit organisation, we strive to uncover the potential of existing molecules to address severe therapeutic unmet needs in rare diseases, thus giving better chances to existing drugs to reach these underserved patients.