The application process
How to apply and key dates
To be considered for a Best Managed Companies award, applicants must go through a two-phase application process.
Phase I – The online application
The first phase verifies eligibility and should only take 30-90 minutes to complete the online form with the information on-hand.
Apply at: https://bestmanaged.awardsplatform.com/ by 15 January 2021.
Phase II – The applicant lab experience
Shortlisted companies work with coaches from Deloitte and our financial partners to complete their Phase II submission. Based on a set of well-defined management principles, expert coaches work with applicants in a one-to-one session to understand their business, provide insights and help them benchmark against some of the strongest and most progressive private companies in the world.
Phase II applications close on 17 March 2021.
Outcomes and awards
- An independent jury scores the applicants based on the global Best Managed Companies framework.
- Winners are announced and invited to celebrate their company’s success at an awards ceremony and attend a regional Best Managed symposium alongside other outstanding leaders in the private sector.
All submissions are confidential and the program is compliant with Deloitte’s privacy and confidentially policies.