The young founder and CEO of Rimac Automobili, Mate Rimac, the electric car manufacturer won and received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for 2017 in the Croatian capital, Zagreb, on Tuesday.
Mate Rimac founded his business in 2009, not far from Zagreb in Sveta Nedjelja.
HRT reports that, “The Croatian car manufacturer develops and produces electric sports cars, most notably the Concept One and Concept Two, the latter of which can achieve a top speed of 415 km/h. The company also produces drivetrains and battery systems for Aston Martin, Koenigsegg, Jaguar Cars and others. The company currently employs 350 people.”
The award ceremony was attended by Berislav Horvat of Ernst & Young Croatia and the Croatia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Martina Dalić…. / IBNA