Nwave Technologies has been crowned winner of the 2015 Cisco® British Innovation Gateway (BIG) Awards. The company has beaten more than 150 entrants to be awarded the $220,000 prize package that will help incubate and accelerate its technology idea into reality. Nwave Technologies was named winner at the end of the Final’s event, held at the vibrant National Theatre on London’s Southbank, which saw i2i Pipelines and EMD secure second and third positions.
“Winning the BIG Awards will be like rocket fuel for Nwave and combines huge motivation with vital capital infusion,” states Yuri Birchenko, CEO of Nwave Technologies. “Cisco has done a great job to pick six start-ups out of more than 150. The event is not just about three winners, it is about getting start-ups into one room, exchanging ideas and finding ways to work together, and it’s probably the best day of my life!”