Top 2021 APAC 25 Companies Recognized by Judges Choice Awards

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – 10 June 2021

Following the release of the 2021 APAC25, a list of private and independent sustainable innovation companies in the Asia Pacific region that have gained the attention of market experts and are viewed as likely to have significant impact in a five-to-ten-year time frame, Cleantech Group announced the recipients of the first annual Judges’ Choice awards on the final day of Cleantech Forum Asia 2021.

The two categories for The Judges Choice awards are Energy, Power and Mobility and Food, Resources and the Environment. To reach their decisions, expert panelists who helped to produce the 2021 APAC 25 attended Cleantech Forum Asia to hear presentations from APAC 25 companies. The award recipients were judged by expert panelists to be, “best set today to make the greatest impact before 2030.”

The 2021 Judges Choice Award Recipients

Judges’ Choice – Energy, Power and Mobility went to Okra Solar.

Judges’ Choice – Food, Resources and the Environment went to Spiber.

The APAC 25 is made possible by the support of ADB Ventures and Enterprise Singapore.


At Cleantech Group, we provide research, consulting and events to catalyze opportunities for sustainable growth powered by innovation. We bring clients access to the trends, companies and people shaping the future and the customized advice and support businesses need to engage external innovation.

Industries are undergoing definitive transitions toward a more digitized, de-carbonized and resource-efficient industrial future. At every stage from initial strategy to final deals, our services bring corporate change makers, investors, governments and stakeholders from across the ecosystem, the support they need to thrive in this fast-arriving and uncertain future.

The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco with people based in London, Paris and Boston.