Our supporters are listed below. These are organisations who are our friends and allies who we work with from time to time for mutual benefit.
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Asia Pacific Quality Organization

The Asia Pacific Quality Organization (APQO) major objective is to become an Asia Pacific scientific and technical association, whose country organization and individual memberships are jointly working towards the goal of achieving continuous quality improvement of goods and services. The objective is to be achieved through efficient organization, promotion and development of appropriate means to meet with other associations, institutions, groups and individuals concerned with and/or engaged in work related to quality improvement of goods and services.

Attain Partners/Juran

In May 2022, Juran was acquired by Attain Partners, a leading management, technology, and compliance consulting firm. Now known as Attain Partners | Juran, we look forward to continue helping organizations worldwide build cultures of excellence through quality management. We offer robust advisory services and comprehensive training and certification programs, including Lean Six Sigma (LSS). We don’t just teach you what to do, we help you learn and apply the methodologies and tools to deliver real financial results at your organization.

Australian Organisation for Quality (AOQ)

The Australian Organisation for Quality Ltd (AOQ) was formed in 1968. Since then, we have continued to advocate for the national embrace of Quality Management as an underpinning driver of international competitiveness, and to equip Quality Practitioners to play a significant and effective part in achieving that purpose. Today, AOQ operates as a Member organisation, catering to individuals as well as organisational members.

British Quality Foundation (BQF)

The British Quality Foundation (BQF) is the community for every business seeking excellent insights, tools and experiences to improve. Our members range from FTSE 100 companies to small firms and public sector bodies. Our key strength is the range of performance improvement topics we cover, making us a one-stop-shop for business excellence.


The Program for Excellence is the union of efforts between the Chamber of Industries of Costa Rica and organizations of recognized leadership in the national and international spheres that promote good business practices, has been recognized at the national level through decree No. 28815, of 9 August 2000, in which it is officially declared of national interest.

Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP)

The Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP) envisions itself as an internationally-recognized institution producing top-notch Public Managers as well as Strategic and Innovative Research in Public Sector effectivity and enhancing National Productivity.

Excellence Canada

Excellence Canada (formerly National Quality Institute) was founded in 1982 as an independent, not-for-profit organization committed to advancing organizational excellence across Canada. Since its inception, Excellence Canada has helped thousands of Canadian organizations across the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. As Canada’s national authority on quality and healthy workplace practices, Excellence Canada has created a uniquely Canadian model, providing measurable standards for all Canadian organizations to strive for according to the Standard for Excellence, Innovation and Wellness.

Global Leadership and Benchmarking Associates (GLBA)

Dale F. Weeks is President and Chief Executive Officer of Global Leadership and Benchmarking Associates (GLBA), a consulting firm focused on delivering performance excellence and global benchmarking management services to both the public and private sectors. The mission of GLBA is: To achieve performance excellence on THE most challenging global leadership issues with a major focus on public sector enterprise-wide management.

Initiative Ludwig Erhard Preis e. V. (ILEP)

ILEP is a charitable, not for profit organization in Germany that was established by nine lobby organizations of German industry in 1995. It has the purpose to spread the idea of Excellence in Germany. Therefore ILEP yearly awards outstanding organizations with the German Excellence Award, called Ludwig-Erhard-Preis (the Minister of Economy who created the German “Wirtschaftswunde”). ILEP is a national partner of EFQM and uses the EFQM model to assess the organizations in the award process..

New Zealand Institute of Management Consultants

New Zealand Institute of Management Consultants (IMCNZ) is the professional body that supports and represents management consultants in New Zealand. We are raising the bar for management consultants and this website is here for our members and their clients. IMC New Zealand was established in 1970 and is one of 50 members of CMC-Global, International Council of Management Consulting Institutes.

Intelligent Persian Corporation (IPC)

The Intelligent Persian Corporation (IPC) The Mission of this group is the realization of the wishes of its clients. The most important goal in smart Corp, helping organizations to realize their responsibility for the Apostolic and philosophy are being selected.

Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC)

The Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC) is a statutory body under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) its mission is to deliver high impact services towards achieving performance excellence through innovation for the betterment of life.

The Network of Us (NOUS)

Nous, or the Network of Us is a global network of improvement, change and transformation agents. NOUS began from a vision to connect the NZ Lean and Continuous Improvement thinkers. It didn’t take long for the idea to grow global, and thus Lean Kiwis has evolved to be the Network of US. With a strong core of continuous improvement practitioners, the network now includes individuals from across the world covering all demographics. It’s about the right people, the right combinations, on the right topics at the right time.

Organizational Excellence Specialists

Organizational Excellence Specialists work with organizations across sectors to improve performance and collectively make a positive contribution to productivity. Why? We want public, private, and non-profit organizations to be the best they can be. How? We transfer knowledge on best management practices that are common to high performing organizations so these practices can be understood and successfully used by any size and type of organization. What? We train and license professionals to use a turnkey toolkit so they can work with organizations to successfully implement the practices and improve performance across a balanced system of measurement.

Peter Holtmann

Formerly a CEO of a global non-profit, Peter now runs Holtmann Professional Services, a coaching-based consulting firm specialising in risk and crisis. He regularly presents online and in-person across a range of business and leadership topics. 

Institute of Quality (PIQC)

Established in 1991 as Pakistan Institute of Quality Control and renamed later as PIQC Institute of Quality is celebrating the 29th year of its successful mission. PIQC’s vision is to develop Quality to world-class level in the society and make it a hall mark of Quality in the national and global environments. With its dynamic leadership and highly professional team of specialists, it has provided training to more than 43,000 professionals in the country.

Philippine Society for Quality (PSQ)

Philippine Society for Quality (PSQ) is a non-stock, non-profit organization established in 1969 in cooperation with the Productivity Development Center and 64 Charter members (representatives of different companies and individuals). The group laid down the groundwork for setting up a quality control organization that can serve as a catalyst for action in the application of quality management.


Qimpro® – India’s first Quality Management Consultancy, has been a forerunner for Improvement, Innovation, Cost Reduction, Performance Excellence, and Benchmarking in the country since 1987.
Qimpro® has served reputed Indian Business Houses, MNCs, SMEs, Hospitals, and Educational Institutes in Asia. Collectively these clients have saved in excess of INR 25,000 crore as a by-product of Quality Improvement; specifically, by strategically addressing their Cost Of Poor Quality (COPQ).

Quality Scotland

Quality Scotland is a charitable, membership organisation working with over 250 organisations across Scotland from the private, public and third sectors. We are the Scottish National Partner Organisation (NPO) of the European Foundation for Quality Management – whose Excellence Model is the most widely used business excellence framework in Europe.

Saudi Quality Council (SQC)

Saudi Quality Council (SQC) is a nonprofit organisation / Council supported by more than 50 companies, government organisations and educational institutions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia SQCs mission is to advance individual and organisational performance excellence by providing opportunities for learning, quality improvement and knowledge exchange. SQC supported the launch of the King Abdulaziz National Award for Quality, this event is considered one of the most important achievements and was the result of the great efforts made by the Council and its members.

Singapore Productivity Association (SPA)

Singapore Productivity Association (SPA) was set up in 1973 as an affiliated body of the then National Productivity Board, now Enterprise Singapore (ESG). ​Its objective is to promote the active involvement of organisations and individuals in the Productivity Movement and to expedite the spread of productivity and its techniques​. The mission of the Association is to raise the Productivity of Organisations and Individuals in Singapore.

The Lightbox Group

The Lightbox Group is a global HR and Innovation consultancy company based in Australia, focused on supporting organisations with People, Culture, and Innovation Excellence. Our services include HR and Innovation Maturity Assessments, project work for those short-term initiatives that need to get moving, and long-term programs for sustained growth.