Tech innovation firm VST Enterprises has been recognised by four prestigious industry awards.

CEO Louis-James Davis has been shortlisted for Young Entrepreneur of the Year in the NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards and in the Digital Entrepreneur Awards.

The 29-year-old is also an Entrepreneur of the Year finalist in the Emerging Payments Awards and Tech Leaders Awards.

The news comes at a time of rapid growth for Manchester-based VST Enterprises, which is seeing its secure, scannable code technology VCode deployed to prevent fraud, counterfeit and money laundering across the globe.

“VST Enterprises is celebrating its most successful year in business,” said Davis.

“We are expanding across the world and as adoption of VCode grows to help eliminate fraud and counterfeiting, we hope to make a positive global impact.

“As CEO of this rapidly expanding and thriving business, I am proud to have been shortlisted for these prominent awards.”

The four prestigious and highly competitive awards aim to recognise the most prominent entrepreneurs across the UK.

The NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards acknowledges the hard work and inspiring stories of British entrepreneurs and businesses in the UK. The awards celebrate outstanding entrepreneurs who have gone on to become household names, and previous winners include James Watt of BrewDog and Alexander Solomou of TheLADBible Group.

The Digital Entrepreneur Awards honour the trail-blazing talent behind some of the UK’s most innovative digital businesses..

The Emerging Payments Awards recognise innovation and business growth within the payments industry, and this year received more entries than ever before. The Tech Leaders Awards are Britain’s flagship celebration of tech leaders, recognising the leaders behind technological innovation and disruption.

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