The Pakistani startup Greenovation has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Shell LiveWIRE Top Ten Innovators Awards, a global competition which highlights and rewards businesses that demonstrate excellence in innovation as well as giving entrepreneurs a chance to shine on a global platform. 98 competitors from 19 different countries were participating in the competition.
Winners and two runners up will be named in the categories of Food and Agriculture, Energy and Mobility, and Sustainable Future, with the winners receiving $20,000 and runners up receiving $10,000. In addition, Shell LiveWIRE will name an Outstanding Achievement Award winner who will receive $10,000. All Top Ten Innovators will win direct mentoring from Shell staff and the opportunity to integrate and benefit from vast linkages within Shell’s global network.
“We’re inspired to see these 21 finalists from around the world whose businesses work towards providing circular solutions that help to achieve zero waste,” said Huibert Vigeveno, Executive Vice President of Shell Global Commercial. “Transitioning to a circular economy can help protect the environment and deliver positive change to society. Working with innovators like these esteemed finalists, will allow businesses, communities and society to move faster towards achieving these goals.”