EOY2017’s Award Goes to Eng. Osama Ali & Eng. Omar Ali

Under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty King Abudllah II Ibn Al-Hussein, Ernest and Young held the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Jordan 2017 Awards ceremony at the Four Seasons Hotel in Amman last night. The EY programme seeks to honor exemplary business leaders and entrepreneurs, particularly those who have established distinguished startups that represent creativity at its best.

Eng. Osama Hussein, Petra’s founding Partner and Eng. Omar Ali, Petra’s Director of Operations, received the EOY award for their achievements with Petra Engineering Industries. They will both go on to represent Jordan at the globally-renowned World Entrepreneur of the Year award ceremony in Monte Carlo in June 2018, competing against fellow candidates from over 60 nations for the title of World Entrepreneur of the Year.

The EY Entrepreneur of the Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. This unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential. It 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, EY 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 60 countries.