EFQM | Primary Partner

Our partners

We work with many different organisations that help us provide high-quality services to our members and wider network. This includes other corporate membership organisations, training, consultancy and certification bodies. For more information, our partners are listed below.


Excellence organisations

Centre for Competitiveness (CforC)cforc partners

Centre for Competitiveness is an independent, not-for-profit, membership organisation. It is dedicated to assisting Northern Ireland organisations build best in class performance.

EFQMefqm partners

EFQM is a not-for-profit membership foundation based in Brussels. EFQM is the custodian of the EFQM Excellence Model. We are EFQM’s Primary Partner in the UK – the only organisation in the UK able to provide their full range of products and services.

London Excellencelondon-excellence partners

London Excellence is a not-for-profit organisation whose vision is of a flourishing community of
excellence sharing good practice, raising performance and providing recognition for achievements. London Excellence delivers the EFQM Levels of Excellence programme in partnership with us.

Quality Scotlandquality scotland partners

Quality Scotland is a charitable organisation that promotes Business Excellence across Scotland in the private, public and voluntary sectors.


Our service partners

Catalyst Consulting 

Catalyst’s mission is to ‘enable results’ for clients by accelerating the rate of performance improvements, and extending the deployment of world-class best business practice. Catalyst also jointly leads the Lean Six Sigma Academy with Renault-Nissan Consulting.

Oakland Consulting

Oakland exists to provide tailored performance improvement solutions and knowledge transfer to organisations that are actively seeking external help. Oakland has a long-standing research partnership with BQF. 

Renault-Nissan Consulting

RNC provides improvement consultancy and support that draws on over 20 years’ experience of helping its parent companies and numerous other organisations. Using such methodologies as Lean and Six Sigma, it works in a diverse range of industries. With this, RNC has delivered over £1bn of validated savings to date. Renault-Nissan Consulting also jointly leads the Lean Six Sigma Academy with Catalyst Consulting.


Become one of BQF partners

If you’d like to find out more about the benefits of being one of our partner organisations, please call us +44 (0)20 7654 5000 or let us contact you.

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