- Award by Deloitte, BDI, Credit Suisse and FAZ for outstandingly managed medium-sized companies
- Evaluation based on four drivers: strategy, productivity and innovation, culture and commitment, finance and governance
- Award Ceremony at the Classic Remise on May 12 in Düsseldorf
Ansbach, May 16, 2022 --- OECHSLER AG, a leading polymer technology group with a global presence and headquarters in Ansbach/Middle Franconia, has been honored with the 'Germany Best Managed Companies Award' at an awards ceremony in Düsseldorf on May 12, 2022. The award and seal of approval are given by the auditing company Deloitte, the Federation of German Industries (BDI), Credit Suisse and the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper to honor outstandingly managed medium-sized companies. Alexander Weiß, General Manager of OECHSLER Rumania accepted the award on behalf of the polymer specialist.
This year's jury partularly recognized future-oriented development, communication and successful execution of the corporate strategy, the strong corporate culture, the financial positioning as well as pioneering solutions & productivity in 2022. For the first time, digitalization, ESG and purpose were included in the multi-stage selection process.
Alexander Weiß, General Manager of OECHSLER Rumania says: "The award honors OECHSLER's international growth course with a focus on increasingly self-developed and innovative products and process solutions that inspire our customers. This strategic orientation, supported by a clear and sustained commitment from owners, employees, supervisory board and management, allows us to embrace the future with optimism and courage despite challenging times."
In this context, OECHSLER has established a reputation as a globally active supplier of innovative, high-precision polymer systems, for example in the automotive industry or the healthcare sector. Since 2016, the polymer specialist has established a second pillar with its industrialized 3D printing fleet and has thus driven some prestigious developments and product innovations.
At the same time, a strategic focus on the core aspects of sustainability and digitalization is crucial for the 'Best Managed Comapanies Award'.
"As a winner of the Best Managed Companies Award, OECHSLER has successfully demonstrated its outstanding corporate management. OECHSLER is thus not only a benchmark for German medium-sized companies, but at the same time stands for a strong as well as thoughtful economy in eventful times", adds Markus Seiz, Best Managed Company Program Leader and Director at Deloitte Private.
Deloitte has been honoring outstanding medium-sized companies in Germany with the 'Best Managed Companies Award' since 2007. This year, the award is presented jointly with Credit Suisse, the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and the BDI. The aim of the program is not only to honor individual companies in categories, but rather to build a national and international network of well-managed companies that excel in the areas of strategy, productivity and innovation, culture and commitment, and finance and governance. The Best Managed Companies program was launched by Deloitte in Canada in the 1990s, and is now present in forty countries.
The award distributed today by Deloitte and partners is among numerous awards the group has received in the recent past: 2021 OECHSLER received the Stylepark Award for the design of the "Slope Chair", the "Cummins Award for Delivery Performance and "Bavaria's Best 50". Furthermore, the Franconian plastics specialist was named twelfth in the "Wirtschaftswoche" ranking for medium-sized family businesses.