MPF Awards 2016

Knowledge Partners

Watch a video of the 2015 Awards

The shortlist for 14th Annual MPF Awards has been announced - see below.

The winners will be announced at a black-tie dinner and ceremony on 9 March 2016 at the London Marriott, Grosvenor Square, hosted by impressionist and comedian Jon Culshaw, of Dead Ringers and Radio 4's The Now Show fame. The evening begins at 6.30pm with a cocktail reception, followed by dinner at 7.30pm and Awards Ceremony at 9.10pm. After the ceremony ends at 10.45pm, the bar will be open until 12.30am.

 


2016 CATEGORIES

Leadership & Strategy:

Best managed international firm

Sponsored by: Barclays

• CMS

• Garrigues

• L&E Global

• Magnusson

• Pérez-Llorca

• Withers


Best managed national firm

• Browne Jacobson

• Gerald Eve

• Michelmores


Best programme for leadership development

• Grant Thornton International

• Hogan Lovells

• The Forum Corporation


Best leadership of innovation

Sponsored by: AON

• asb law

• Gate One

• LOD (Lawyers On Demand)

• McCarthy Tetrault

• Pérez-Llorca


Mould-breaking firm

• Bird & Bird

• Fondia Oy

• FTI Consulting

• Keystone Law

• LOD (Lawyers On Demand)

• Stewarts Law

• Tapestry Compliance

• Withers


Best strategic leadership

• BDO

• BLM

• Castren & Snellman

• Magnusson

• RPC

• Stephens Scown



Responsible business:

Best community engagement

Sponsored by: Business in the Community

• A&L Goodbody

• FTI Consulting

• Garrigues

• Grant Thornton International


Best social mobility programme

Sponsored by: Accessprofessions.com

• Access Accountancy

• FreshfieldsBruckhaus Deringer

• Hogan Lovells


Best diversity and inclusion programme

• Arthur Cox

• Mayer Brown

• McCarthy Tetrault




Operational excellence:

Best managed workplace

• Garrigues

• Grant Thornton Greece

• Lane4

• Pérez-Llorca

• Withers & Rogers


Best use of systems or technology

• A&L Goodbody

• Berwin Leighton Paisner

• Garrigues

• Keystone Law



Client experience:

Most innovative client service

• BDO

• Gate One

• L&E Global

• McCarthy Tetrault


Best collaboration with clients

• Eversheds

• Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

• Stephens Scown

• Weightmans


Best thought leadership

Sponsored by: RBS

• BDO

• DAC Beachcroft

• JLL

• L&E Global

• Lane4

• Mills & Reeve


Best provision of know-how

• Berwin Leighton Paisner

• Garrigues

• L&E Global


Most novel use of social media

• Garrigues

• Keystone Law

• LCF

• Stephens Scown


Best performing brand

Accountancy

• BDO

• Deloitte

• EY

• KPMG

• PwC

Legal

• Bird & Bird

• Dentons

• Hogan Lovells

• King & Wood Mallesons

• Latham & Watkins

Property

• Bilfinger GVA

• Colliers

• Knight Frank

• Savills


Presented on the night:

Exceptional achievement by an individual

Exceptional achievement by a leadership team

Exceptional achievement by a firm



AN EVENING TO REMEMBER – 2015 AWARDS CEREMONY

2015 AWARDS CEREMONY

2016 JUDGES

Judging is the responsibility of a global panel of senior management consultants

more on the Judges…

THOUGHTS ON THE AWARDS

"A valuable opportunity to recognise the significant contribution that practice management professionals make to professional services businesses."
John Connolly, Former Global Managing Director, Deloitte


"MPF Awards recognise the best of the best across professional services firms. Winning an award from an organisation solely focused on distilling best practice is a great achievement."
Simon Beswick, Managing Partner, Osborne Clark


"We are extremely proud to have won the 2015 MPF award for 'Best Financial Management'. This success was only achieved with the contribution of everyone in the finance team. We are particularly pleased that their efforts over a period of substantial growth and change have been recognised at such a high profile event."
Yvonne Barratt, Head of Finance, BDO


"The MPF Awards for Management Excellence set the ultimate benchmark for management of professional services firms. Being shortlisted is already a great achievement, and winning sends an incredibly strong message to the clients, peers, business partners, and employees."
Per Magnusson, Senior Partner and Founder, Magnusson


"These Awards are special because we not only compete with our colleagues in the law sector, but we meet face to face with other companies in the professional services sector. It’s refreshing and a real challenge."
Antonio Garrigues, Chairman, Garrigues

Blog: The Winners’ Formula

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