Keltech Announced as one of Irelands Best Managed Companies in 2022!
Keltech has been named as one of Ireland’s Best Managed companies at the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards 2022. Keltech who demonstrated superior business performance was recognized for a second consecutive year at the gala awards held last night at the Convention Centre Dublin.
Commenting on the award, Seamus Lawlor, Director Of Business Development, said: “I am delighted to accept this award on behalf of Keltech, It’s fantastic to gain national recognition for all of the hard work it takes to successfully operate a business like ours.“ The programme recognises private businesses right across Ireland and an exceptional performance that sets them apart.
What is a Best Managed Company?
The Best Managed Companies Awards is run by Deloitte in association with Bank of Ireland. The Awards recognise companies that operate with a robust business model, putting strategies into action that reflect their internal strengths, capabilities and opportunities in the market. A Best Managed Company has a keen and clear focus, makes sound strategic decisions, works hard to keep its customers happy and strives to deliver best-in-class service and products.
So, let’s look at why Keltech has once more earned this mark of excellence:
Keltech has a Clear Direction The Best Managed Companies Awards recognises Keltech as a company that has a formal and defined strategy in place – one which considers all stakeholders, and which is consistently clearly communicated at all levels of the business. In other words, everyone understands the business journey and embraces the goals.
What the Judges loved about Keltech in particular:
We Train and Develop In the past 12 months we delivered 28,800 hours of training and development. Unique education initiatives such our Welding Academy, CNC Traineeships, Train the Trainer and so on have all been carefully designed to meet our industry needs whilst also providing our employees with the necessary skills to challenge, prosper and enjoy their roles.
We Make Time for Fun The atmosphere and energy in Keltech is electric. Breakfast mornings, BBQs, Badly needed Ice-cream breaks during the hot spell and a few nights out to boot all enhance our excellent culture.
We’re Driven by Data We use data and insights to make Fast Evidence Based Decisions. 3DM is revolutionising the way we work and in turn our customers experience.
Innovation is to the forefront The addition of 2 state of the art welding robots in the last year has had a transformative effect on the business. Its solving one of industries biggest bottle necks (welding capacity deficit).
Keltech displays Excellence in Corporate Governance At monthly finance meetings the financial results are reviewed and analysed, insights are provided across the business were suitable.
Keltech is an Inclusive Company That Values Diversity Enhancing diversity and inclusion is part of our serious commitment to supporting people. We have always been a progressive company that has implemented many ‘firsts’ in our sector. In the past 12 months we have increased our female headcount in the manufacturing department by over 300%!
Seamus concludes „Deloitte Best Managed Companies are those with which customers can be confident to do business. Companies that have taken organisational excellence to the next level and have the metrics and capabilities to prove it. Keltech celebrate being counted among them.
We would like to thank every customer, every supplier and every Keltech employee who has helped us achieve this national recognition.“
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