Clutch Group Founder & CEO Abhi Shah Named a Finalist in the 2015 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® Awards for the Greater Washington Region
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence in innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to businesses and communities
Washington, DC. May 7, 2015. EY announced that Abhi Shah, Founder & CEO of Clutch Group, is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Award in the Greater Washington Region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Mr. Shah was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner.
“On behalf of the Clutch team, I am honored to have been selected as a finalist by the panel,” said Mr. Shah, Founder & CEO of Clutch Group. “This recognition is a testament to the passion and hard work of the tremendous team at Clutch. We have achieved stellar growth in the past few years and I am proud to work with such talented and driven colleagues. ”
Now in its 29th year, the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries throughout the world.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year National program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 14, 2015. The awards are the culminating event of the EY Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Mr. Shah’s selection as a finalist comes at a time of enormous growth for Clutch. In the past year, the company has grown by over 100 percent, doubled its technology footprint, and expanded its global consultant and associate pools by over 30 percent. Clutch Group was recently recognized in the 2014 Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest-growing private companies in America. Clutch was also voted as a Top Legal Outsourcing Provider and a Top Corporate Investigations Provider by the 2014 New York Law Journal Reader Rankings. In addition, Clutch was named a Leader in the LPO industry by NelsonHall and was chosen as an Outstanding Service Provider in IAOP’s Global Outsourcing 100 List in both 2014 and 2015.
About Clutch Group
Founded in 2005 by top attorneys from leading firms and business process pioneers, Clutch Group has grown to a team of legal, technology and process experts in six offices across three continents. Clutch was built from the ground up to help General Counsels more effectively manage problems within Fortune 500 companies. Clutch combines its expertise in harnessing technology, implementing process and focusing on fact development to deliver risk-measured, cost-optimized solutions for clients. Clutch Group has been consistently ranked as a top provider by industry research as well as client satisfaction since its inception and has been recognized by industry authorities including Nelson Hall, the New York Law Journal, the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP), Chambers Global, Frost & Sullivan, the Black Book of Outsourcing, and Dun & Bradstreet. For more information, visit http://www.clutchgroup.com.
About EY Entrepreneur Of The Year®
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries.
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