Calligaris, a leading company in the furniture industry for almost 100 years, is among the winners of the 3rd edition of the "Best Managed Companies"
Calligaris, a leading company in the furniture industry for almost 100 years, is among the winners of the 3rd edition of the "Best Managed Companies", an initiative promoted by Deloitte to support and reward the best Italian companies for organizational skills, strategy and performance.
Deloitte evaluated 6 main forces: Strategy, Skills and Innovation, Corporate Social Responsibility, Commitment and Corporate Culture, Governance and Performance Measurement, Internationalization.
"A recognition that gives us great satisfaction" says the CEO, Stefano Ro-sa Uliana, "and that certifies what we are doing to improve the organiza-tion and business processes necessary to manage a companies group with important growth ambitions”. The project started in 2017 with Presi-dent Alessandro Calligaris and is going on thanks to the support of Alpha Private Equity 7 despite the difficulties due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The challenges we will face in the coming years require increasingly evolved governance and continuous performance monitoring. Now the Calligaris Group has four brands in its portfolio; Calligaris, the newly founded Con-nubia, Ditre Italia and Luceplan".
"Congratulations to Calligaris for this important recognition," say Ernesto Lanzillo, Private Leader for Italy, Greece and Malta, and Andrea Restelli, Deloitte Partner and BMC Manager. " In this third edition the awarded companies have demonstrated not only excellence, but also great ability and resilience in facing the crisis caused by the actual Covid-19 pandemic. In fact, the candidates evaluation lasted longer than expected in order to allow us to better understand how the caniddates managed the emergen-cy. The 59 Best Managed Companies of this edition are therefore the mir-ror of a made of excellence Italy that, leveraging on its strengths and through careful management, is successfully going through an unprece-dented period of uncertainty".
Calligaris Group is an Italian company founded in 1923 and located in Man-zano (UD), which plays a leading role in the global high range furniture market, with a wide proposal of Italian design chairs, tables, sofas, beds and furniture. The company develops, manufactures, assembles and di-stributes its furniture products through the four brands Calligaris, Connu-bia, Ditre and Luceplan with a network of over 650 stores in 100 countries and branches in the United States, Japan, France, United Kingdom and Russia. The 2019 financial year closed with a consolidated turnover of ap-proximately 162.5 million Euros, with an export share of 68%.