June 22, 2018

Merrill Corporation continues EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year sponsorship

Merrill congratulates Rubens Menin Teixeira de Souza on being named 2018 World Entrepreneur Of The Year

Jun 22, 2018

For the fifth consecutive year, Merrill Corporation continued its support of the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year program. Merrill is a strategic partner and sponsor for this program both at the international and regional levels.

Rubens Menin Teixeira de Souza, Chairman, MRV Engenharia e Participações S.A. was named 2018 World Entrepreneur Of The Year June 16, 2018, at a global event in Monaco, chosen from a field of dozens of leaders who have been recognized in their home regions. De Souza’s company is the largest residential real estate developer and Brazil’s leading low-income housing builder. De Souza joins an international slate of honorees spanning industries including finance, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and consumer goods.

The World Entrepreneur Of The Year conference is held each June in Monaco, culminating with the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year Award Gala. Merrill leadership was again in attendance, including Global Chief Revenue Officer Todd Albright; Head of Sales, Merrill DataSite EMEA Merlin Piscitelli; and Vice President Sales Enablement & Alliances Russ Walker, all of whom participated in conference events and the award gala to celebrate the honorees.

“We strongly believe in the spirit and drive of entrepreneurs around the world,” said Albright. “Business founders energize economies through disruption and innovation. We gladly honor those who are changing the face of so many industries.”

Merrill has a long-standing history of supporting young companies around the world as they undertake different capital transactions in pursuit of growth, including raising funds, filing initial public offerings and delivering regulatory filings, acquiring assets, or conducting strategic exits. Merrill DatasiteOne, the only SaaS application for due diligence, has been built to accelerate the process and speed of due-diligence for companies around the world and their advisors, investors or strategic partners.


Merrill Corporation provides innovative SaaS solutions to help global organizations navigate capital market transactions such as initial public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, secondary offerings, complete complex financial disclosures and regulatory filings, and securing confidential content. Merrill DatasiteOne is the only SaaS application for M&A due diligence that is built for speed, simplicity, and security – while supported by a team of global project managers who are expert in their field.


The EY World Entrepreneur of the Year program brings together disruptive entrepreneurs and global business leaders to discuss innovative approaches that accelerate growth. The program includes keynote conversations, panels discussions, and immersive experiences that focus on how the world’s most innovative entrepreneurs grow and thrive.


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