The COVID-19 pandemic has had a severe and long-lasting impact on people and businesses across the UK. Faced with an unprecedented health and economic crisis, companies have been forced to adapt quickly to the challenges of the new environment.
This year the BVCA has told the stories of those companies with a new initiative. ‘Adapting with Purpose’, produced in association with Grant Thornton UK LLP, captures a range of case studies from BVCA member organisations that recognise how management teams navigated the COVID-19 crisis in 2020. We worked closely with Grant Thornton who have supported our work with innovative management teams for many years. In the past, this initiative has focused on the BVCA Management Team Awards. On reflection with Grant Thornton on the extraordinary year and the immense efforts made by so many companies, we decided that we should recognise outstanding examples where management teams adapted with purpose in 2020.
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