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Codexis CEO Alan Shaw Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2010 Recipient in Northern California
Date:6/14/2010

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Codexis, Inc. (Nasdaq: CDXS) today announced that Alan Shaw, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2010 in the Life Sciences category in Northern California.  

According to Ernst & Young LLP, the award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who are building and leading dynamic, growing businesses.  Dr. Shaw was selected by a panel of independent judges, and the award was presented at a gala event at the San Jose Fairmont Hotel on June 12, 2010.  

"On behalf of Codexis and our 300 global employees, I am very pleased to receive this prestigious award," Dr. Shaw said.  "Codexis is bringing technology innovation to pharmaceutical and energy companies around the world. This has been a year of important milestones for Codexis, beginning with completion of our IPO.  We are honored to be recognized by Ernst & Young for creating jobs, addressing complex global technology challenges and building a successful company."

The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year awards program celebrates its 24th anniversary this year.  The program honors entrepreneurs who have demonstrated exceptionality in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.  

As a Northern California award recipient, Dr. Shaw is now eligible for consideration for the Ernst & Young LLP Entrepreneur of the Year 2010 National Program.  Award recipients in several national categories, as well as the overall national Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award recipient, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, CA on November 13, 2010.  The awards are the culminating event of the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum, the nation's most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.

Sponsors

Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year awards are pleased to have SAP and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation as national sponsors.

In Northern California, sponsors include The Big Picture Film & Video Arts Inc., Manpower, Smart Business, Scherzer International and The Summit Group

About Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur Of The Year® Awards Program

Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur Of The Year® is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The award makes a difference through the unique way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 135 cities in 50 countries.

Ernst & Young refers to the global organization of member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young LLP is a client-serving member firm of Ernst & Young Global Limited located in the U.S.

About Codexis

Codexis, Inc. is a leading provider of optimized biocatalysts that make existing industrial processes faster, cleaner and more efficient than current methods and have the potential to make new industrial processes possible at commercial scale.  Codexis has commercialized its biocatalysts in the pharmaceutical industry and is developing biocatalysts for use in producing advanced biofuels under a multi-year research and development collaboration. The company is also using its technology platform to pursue biocatalyst-enabled solutions in other bioindustrial markets, including carbon management, water treatment and chemicals.   

Contact: Media: Lyn Christenson, lyn.christenson@codexis.com, 650-421-8144 or Saskia Sidenfaden, ssidenfaden@mww.com, 212-827-3771; Investors; Derick Sutton, derick.sutton@codexis.com, 650-421-8130.


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