Finnish Winner: GreenEnergy Finland Oy named as winner for Finland in European Business Awards national public vote stage

9 March, 2017

GreenEnergy Finland has been named as the National Public Champion for Finland in this year’s European Business Awards sponsored by RSM. It has won in the ‘Public Vote’ stage of the competition after over 160,000 votes were recorded from all around the world, a record for the Awards.

GreenEnergy Finland received the most votes in Finland after people globally watched the videos of all the competitors at Each country represented in the Awards has one public vote winner, and GreenEnergy Finland is one of 34 National Public Champions from across Europe announced today.

All 34 National Public Champions will now go head-to-head in a second public vote which is now open and runs until 27th of April. The company with the most votes overall will be announced as the ‘European Public Champion’ at the Gala Final on 4 May in Dubrovnik, Croatia.

"Awesome! Big thanks for you all that voted for us! We would still kindly ask for your help for the last European-wide final voting round. We are eager to show that Europe followed by Finland is on the leading edge development in technology and innovations as well as in utilization of it all" praises Miko Huomo, Executive Partner of GreenEnergy Finland Oy.

Adrian Tripp, CEO of the European Business Awards said: “The public vote gives companies the opportunity to showcase their success to a worldwide audience, as well as engage existing stakeholders and potential new customers. Well done to GreenEnergy Finland, it is a great achievement.”  

The competition was set up to celebrate and promote business success and support the development of a stronger business community throughout Europe. Lead sponsor RSM, a provider of audit, tax and consulting services to middle market businesses globally, has supported the European Business Awards since its inception. Additional sponsors and partners of The European Business Awards are ELITE and PR Newswire.


For more information on the Awards, the National Public Champions by country and the winners’ videos please visit plus follow us on twitter at @rsmEBA and Facebook @businessawardseurope



For further information or for interviews, please contact:

GreenEnergy Finland, GEF :
Miko Huomo, Executive Partner, GEF, +358 (0)50 410 1270 or

Vanessa Wood,  European Business Awards, +44 (0) 796 6666 657 or email 


Gillian Hawkes at the RSM Executive Office


GreenEnergy Finland Oy, established in 2010, is a rapidly growing market leader in Finland specializing in PV system applications. The competitive advantage of the company is in high level technological expertise and the ability to supply demanding customized solutions and projects, also to international markets. The company is also developing cloud-based production monitoring, energy storage, and active load control applications, which support the energy efficiency, and utilization of solar power in real estate business.    


The European Business Awards’ primary purpose is to support the development of a stronger and more successful business community throughout Europe. For all citizens of Europe, prosperity, social and healthcare systems are reliant on businesses creating an even stronger, more innovative, successful, international and ethical business community - one that forms the beating heart of an increasingly globalised economy.

The European Business Awards programme serves the European business community in three ways:

•                     It celebrates and endorses individuals’ and organisations’ success

•                     It provides and promotes examples of excellence for the business community to aspire to

•                     It engages with the European business community to create debate on key issues

The European Business Awards is now in its 10th year. This year it engaged with over 33,000 businesses from 34 countries. Last year’s public vote generated over 227,000 votes from across Europe. Sponsors and partners include RSM, ELITE and PR Newswire.


RSM International

RSM is the sixth largest network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms, encompassing over 120 countries, 793 offices and more than 41,200 people internationally. The network’s total fee income is US$4.8 billion. RSM is the lead sponsor and corporate champion of the European Business Awards promoting commercial excellence and recognition of entrepreneurial brilliance. RSM is a member of the Forum of Firms, with the shared objective to promote consistent and high quality standards of financial and auditing practices worldwide.RSM is the brand used by a network of independent accounting and advisory firms each of which practices in its own right. RSM International Limited does not itself provide any accounting and advisory services. Member firms are driven by a common vision of providing high quality professional services, both in their domestic markets and in serving the international professional service needs of their client base.