ENTREPRENEUR | OF THE YEAR

DANIEL EK
SPOTIFY

The stand-out in an impressive field was Daniel Ek, the co-founder of online music business Spotify, which is redefining a business model. The company has been valued at $1bn and launched in the US in July.

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Simon Calver, LoveFilm
Nick Robertson, Asos
Iain Dodsworth, Tweetdeck
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