Featurespace CEO Martina King was named Woman Entrepreneur of the Year in Business Weekly’s 30th anniversary awards.

Sponsored by Cambridge Judge Business School, King led an impressive list of candidates and was selected for Featurespace’s international growth, which under her leadership has accelerated in the past several years and established the company as the world leader in enterprise financial crime prevention for fraud and Anti-Money Laundering.

“King has also helped take the company into a thriving enterprise in the United States where headcount and contracts are rocketing,” said Tony Quested, owner of Business Weekly.

Inspired by Caroline Marland, the first female managing director of The Guardian, King says, “I would urge more women to aim for the very top in industry because the opportunity is very much there. You won’t believe how many career opportunities exist for women in every sector.”

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