Deloitte Best Managed Companies 2021: new winners

Twenty-five businesses from around the country have been named Best Managed Companies by Deloitte for the first time this year. All successfully completed an in-depth two-phase application process

Ross Murray, CEO, Welltel: the company has established itself as the largest, fastest-growing independent enterprise communications provider in Ireland

Acacia Facilities Management

Acacia is the largest Irish owner-operated facilities management company in the market. The company provides expert advice and support on all facilities, workplace and property-related matters. Its business is to deliver its clients’ non-core services so they can focus on their core business.


BidX1 is a groundbreaking digital property company, using technology to transform the process of buying and selling real estate. The company has developed a digital platform, which connects users across the globe with property investment opportunities in multiple markets – and enables them to complete the entire transaction online using technology developed in Dublin.

Camile Food Group

The Camile Food Group is a multi-platform Asian food business, making it convenient for people to order online and get food delivered. Every day, the business serves over 10,000 meals to consumers across Ireland and Britain through its network of franchised and company-owned restaurants.

Clonakilty Food Co

Clonakilty Food Co is an Irish family-run business, making black pudding, white pudding, veggie pudding, sausages, rashers and bacon. The company’s products are available nationally in major retailers and independent outlets. They are also served in many of Ireland’s leading restaurants and hotels. Clonakilty Food Co exports internationally to Britain, Europe and the United Arab Emirates, and also manufactures under licence in Australia.


CR2 is a world-leading vendor within the digital banking platform market, with a leadership position in Africa. It provides digital, self-service and payments solutions to more than 100 banks in 60 countries, enabling them to seamlessly connect with their customers using the most critical banking channels today.


For more than a decade, CWSI has helped organisations to thrive in a mobile-first world by providing solutions to help them “get secure and stay secure” at a time when workforces are more mobile than ever before, and security risks are on the rise.

Digital Marketing Institute

Digital Marketing Institute is the global standard in digital marketing training and certification with over 25,000 certifications and 130,000 members globally. The company has a proven track record in transforming the skills of digital professionals to help build successful careers and promote continuous learning, to shape the workforce of the future.

Dowds Group

Dowds Group is a Building Services Contractor with bases in London and Northern Ireland. Though the company’s foundations are in M&E, Dowds Group also provides build and specialist construction services within the healthcare, education, commercial and residential sectors. Its actions are governed by its core values of people, H&S, quality and business sustainability.

Errigal Contracts

With headquarters in C Monaghan, Errigal Contracts is a construction company specialising in partition systems, ceilings, facades, interior fit-out and bespoke solutions. The company works throughout Britain, Ireland and Europe, and has offices in Derry, London, Zurich and Amsterdam. Errigal Contracts has been trading successfully for 25 years.


Fortus is a distributor of security and fire solutions in Ireland. In addition, the company has a foothold in Britain market, which includes a nine-branch network. Its expertise in tailored security solutions, project management and support for installers of all sizes makes Fortus a preferred distribution partner among the world’s leading security brands.


Keltech is a contract manufacturer in Waterford. The company partners with the biggest Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) in the world to supply integrated metal assemblies. Keltech specialises in acoustic enclosures, fuel and hydraulic tanks, cabins and overhead guards and telecommunications cabinetry and employs 250 people.


Mannok manufactures a full suite of essential building materials and sustainable food packaging solutions servicing customers across Britain and Ireland.

Marco Beverage Systems

Marco designs and sells water and coffee systems globally. For 40 years, it has supported the foodservice and specialty beverage industries with customer-centric, stylish and energy-efficient solutions. With a passion for knowledge and innovation, Marco is driven by its purpose to enable excellent beverage experiences in all professional environments.


Modubuild is a high-tech engineering and construction company, specialising in rapid delivery modular construction in the biopharmaceutical and data centre sectors. Headquartered in Kilkenny, the company has a large off-site manufacturing facility in Castlecomer Ireland, and a growing network of regional offices and operations across multiple locations throughout Europe.

MPA Recruitment

Established in 1997, MPA Recruitment is a multi award-winning recruitment agency providing permanent, contract and temporary workforce solutions. It has evolved into one of the leading workforce suppliers and its continued expansion internationally means MPA can now source candidates for roles across five continents.

PEI Surgical

PEI is an ambitious family business that has been helping to create better outcomes for healthcare professionals and patients for more than 50 years. The company values every individual in the PEI team, and its focus is always on building long-term, sustainable relationships with each and every clinical and commercial partner.

Sanbra Fyffe Ltd

Sanbra Fyffe is a manufacturer and distributor of superior plumbing and heating products to the plumbing and building merchants trade within Ireland and Britain. With more than 85 years’ experience in the industry, it is renowned for its customer service and the design and manufacturing of innovative and quality products.

Stafford Lynch

Stafford Lynch is Ireland’s leading sales and marketing distribution company, bringing together a unique portfolio of exciting consumer brands. The company’s philosophy is centred on superior sales, excellent service, extensive distribution reach and outstanding support to brand principals. Stafford Lynch services the retail, convenience, wholesale, pharmacy and hardware channels in Ireland.

H&MV Engineering

An industry-renowned energy services specialist in high-voltage turnkey projects, H&MV Engineering has vast experience in designing and building substations of up to 400 kilovolts.

Brennan & Co

The Brennan & Co Group (along with subsidiary companies SMC and SVS) distributes equipment and consumables alongside supply chain, engineering and service support to customers in the life science, healthcare, industrial and pharmacy sectors.


Totalmobile is a leading field service management organisation, which enables customers to transform service delivery by optimising and enabling their front-line workforce. It achieves this by providing innovative mobile workforce and field service technology, delivering a step change in operational performance, and through staff empowerment and management control.


Triangle supplies, installs and manages enterprise infrastructure for the largest organisations in the market, and works with the largest vendors including IBM, Dell, VMWare, Checkpoint, AWS and MSFT.

Village Vets

Village Vets is a family-owned veterinary practice with clinics across Meath and Dublin, providing excellence in veterinary care to pet owners. Through exceptionally caring and specially trained staff, the business covers all aspects of pet health care in advanced clinical settings. Village Vets also operates a pet crematorium in Trim, Co. Meath.


With offices in Ireland and Britain, Welltel has established itself as the largest, fastest-growing independent enterprise communications provider in Ireland, providing about 3,500 customers with market leading expertise in unified communications, contact centres, secure connectivity, managed IT services, remote working and phone systems.

Windsor Motor Group

Windsor is a leading approved dealer for Nissan, Renault, Dacia, Opel, Peugeot, Mazda and Citroën. It is an established omnichannel automotive retailer and service provider that operates state-of-the-art showrooms in Dublin, Galway, Louth, Meath, Wicklow and Louth, as well as having an extensive range of Windsor Certified Used Cars.