Awards and Prizes

Over the years, Pentalog’s performance with client work and industry-leading practices have been recognized through multiple awards and prizes in France and worldwide.

We are grateful to see our brand and innovation capacity highlighted. These awards attest to our commitment to building strong customer relationships that add value.

Pentalog wins Best Customer-Centric Initiative Award

Pentalog’s work with Bitpanda – Austria’s 1st Unicorn – has earned our team a coveted award at the Romanian Business Services Awards Gala 2021. This prize is the Best Customer Centric Initiative Award.

Bitpanda makes investing accessible to everyone. Founded in 2014, the company removes the barriers to investing by harnessing the innovative power of digitized assets and blockchain technology. With over 500 team members and over 2.7 million users, the company is one of Europe’s fastest growing fintechs.

Pentalog started with Bitpanda at the beginning, with a handful of engineers. Today, Pentalog’s Brasov office has grown its support to cover multiple development pods.

Pentalog, laureate of European Deloitte Technology Fast 500 2010

In 2010, Pentalog ranked 419th in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) for the second year in a row.

This ranking recognizes the top 500 technology companies with the most robust sales growth over the past five years, from 2005 to 2009. Pentalog achieved a growth rate of 418% over this period.

Pentalog gets International Award at the Loiret Company Trophies

At its second edition, the Loiret Company Trophies rewarded eight companies from the Loiret department. Pentalog received the International Award.

With Pentalog having a presence on four continents, both in sales and production and speaking seven languages (French, English, Romanian, German, Vietnamese, Russian, to name just the most widely used languages), this is a prize that suits us well.

Deloitte Technology Fast 50

For several years, Pentalog has been included in the Fast 50 ranking and had earned the “Jury’s Favourite” prize for Western France in an earlier edition.

The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 rewards the best per­for­ming technology companies.

Considered a reference at a national level, the Fast 50 highlights exceptional technology companies and helps them pursue their development. A reference for growing technology companies, this ranking has gradually created a dynamic economic climate at the regional and national levels and allowed increased visibility and credibility for these companies both at the international level and among investors.

Awards & Prizes

Pentalog shines at the Company Strategy Awards

Pentalog placed second at the 2010 Company Strategy Awards sponsored by the French Ministry of the Economy, Industry and Employment.

The Company Strategy Award rewards several entrepreneurs for their strategic choices that allowed their company to reach a high level of performance: internal growth, external growth, vertical integration, horizontal concentration, diversification, specialization, Europeanization, etc.

Out of 137 companies, Pentalog qualified for the national final awards ceremony. We want to thank all the ESSEC business school students for accompanying us.

Entrepreneur of the Year Award

In April 2010, Frédéric Lasnier was nominated for the Top 100 – Entrepreneur of the Year Award, organized by “L’Entreprise” magazine, Ernst & Young, and “Les Échos.”

A European version of the famous American “Entrepreneur of the Year,” this award rewards entrepreneurs, both men, and women, with outstanding achievements.

Pentalog ranks among the Top 100 most dynamic and successful companies in France.

Deloitte Technology Fast 500

In November 2009, Pentalog was listed on the 2009 European Deloitte Technology Fast 500.

It was the first time that Pentalog entered this prestigious ranking, made up of the 500 technological companies of the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) with the highest increase in sales over the previous five fiscal years.

Pentalog had a 391% rate of growth from 2004 to 2008.

In 2008, Pentalog received the “Jury’s Favourite” special prize of Deloitte Technology Fast 50 for the Western part of France.

Innovation Trophies

In November 2009, at the 5th edition of Innovation Trophies, organized by “Syntec Informatique” and Orange Business Services, Pentalog distinguished itself amongst the 40 finalists, one of the 16 candidates selected for the award ceremony.

Enterprises and Information Society Trophies

Pentalog was nominated in May 2010, at 10th edition of Enterprises and Information Society Trophies organized by “Le Monde Informatique” and CIO, that rewarded the best IT projects of 2009.

European Business Awards

In April 2010, Pentalog was chosen to represent France at the European Business Awards 2010. This contest aims to promote excellence, sound business practices, and innovation within the European business community.

The selection was made from 7,000 companies from large multinationals to growing SMEs.

Member of the IE Club

Pentalog has been a member of the IE-Club since 2010. The IE-Club is the privileged meeting place of INNOVATIVE SMEs of the “ITech-economy” and the other major players in the innovation ecosystem.

In addition, Frédéric Lasnier accompanied French Prime Minister François Fillon to Vietnam in November 2009 with a delegation of French entrepreneurs.

Pentalog has placed technological, financial, and social innovation at the heart of its practices, and today this profitable strategy is recognized by high business circles.