MPF Awards for Management Excellence 2015

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The winners of the 13th Annual MPF Awards were announced at a gala dinner and awards ceremony at the London Marriott, Grosvenor Square on 11 March presided over by comedian Marcus Brigstocke as Master of Ceremonies.

The Awards are an integral part of the MPF International Management Excellence Summit, in association with Harvard Business Review and Financial Times.


Winners are listed below - click on the Award name to find out more or download a full list of winners.


2015 SHORTLIST

Leadership:

Best managed international firm

Sponsored by: Barclays

Winner: Magnusson


Best managed national firm

Sponsored by: Santander

Winner: BDO


Best programme for leadership development

Sponsored by: Harvard Business Publishing

Winner: Grant Thornton International


Best leadership of innovation

Sponsored by: Aon

Winner: DWF


CLIENT EXPERIENCE:

Most innovative client service

Sponsored by: HighQ

Winner: BLP


Best thought leadership

Sponsored by: RBS

Winner: Appleby


Best provision of know-how

Sponsored by: Manzama

Winner: CMS


Most innovative use of social media

Sponsored by: Professional Marketing magazine

Winner: Bird & Bird


Best performing brand

Sponsored by: Passle

Accountancy

Winner: Deloitte

Consultancy

Winner: Capgemini Consulting

Legal

Winner: Norton Rose Fulbright


Other Awards presented on the night:

Exceptional achievement by an individual

Sponsored by: MPF

Winner: David Morley


Exceptional achievement by a firm

Sponsored by: FT

Winner: Savills




Strategy:

Best strategic leadership

Sponsored by: Swiss Re Corporate Solutions

Winner: BDO


Best alignment of resources

Sponsored by: The Advisory Search Agency

Winner: CBRE


Best change management programme

Sponsored by: Mytton Williams

Winner: Lane4


Best collaboration across the management team

Sponsored by: Vuture

Winner: Norton Rose Fulbright


Mould Breaking Firm

Sponsored by: Meridian West

Winner: Radiant Law


OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE:

Best managed workplace

Sponsored by: Claremont Group Interiors

Winner: DWF


Best financial management

Sponsored by: Lloyds Bank

Winner: BDO


Best use of systems and technology

Sponsored by: Trovus

Winner: Bird & Bird


RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS:

Best community engagement

Sponsored by: Business in the Community

Winner: Clyde & Co


Best social mobility programme

Sponsored by: Accessprofessions.com

Winner: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer


Best diversity and inclusion programme

Sponsored by: Shona Rowan Performance Consulting

Winner: Baker & McKenzie




AN EVENING TO REMEMBER – 2015 AWARDS CEREMONY

2015 AWARDS CEREMONY

2015 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


"To win the MPF Awards is transformational!"
Martin Darroch, Chief Executive,
Harper Macleod


"The MPF award winners represent the best in class."
Julian Yarr, Managing Partner,
A&L Goodbody


"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


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