To promote excellence and development of Philippine-owned companies by recognizing the outstanding Foreign-owned company in the ICT industry in 2020 that is an inspirational role model for the Philippine business community and internationally.



Companies based in the Philippines and registered with the Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) or Department of Trade & Industry (DTI) that provided ICT services to international markets.

The company must include in their submission their latest published Official Annual Report and/or Audited Financial Report (if this is not included in the Annual Report).

There must be at least three (3) eligible and competent nominations received under this category for an award to be given. If not, nominations submitted will be returned with this explanation.

To be eligible to be the Winner, an Official Representative of the Company must attend the International ICT Awards Philippines 2020 Gala Night on April 2, 2020 to accept the award in person.



For the purposes of this category, a company is foreign-owned if it is more than 40% foreign-owned.

The company must have earned at least 25% of its gross revenue from providing ICT services to offshore clients or to in-house company units outside the Philippines during the company’s last reported financial year and audit.



Based on the company’s last reported financial year and audit.

Growth of the company [15%]

  • Percent increase in gross revenue earned in the Philippines
  • Percent increase in client volume
  • Percent increase in full-time employees
  • Percent increase in office space

Size, quality, and diversity of clientele [15%]

  • Volume of client business (number, revenue, transactions)
  • Quality of service (awards, citations, testimonials)
  • Diversity of services provided and geographic spread of clients

Depth and breadth of competencies [15%]

  • Public recognition by clients & employees
  • Certification including ISO and Industry standards
  • Practices, processes, technologies, employee qualifications

Company HR Management [15%]

  • Results achieved by managers
  • Investment in HR management systems
  • Development programs for future HR managers

Support by company of public goods [15%]

  • Percent increase in spent on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives
  • Policies and/or programs that support the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • Promotion of anti-corruption and good governance
  • Promotion of Philippine ICT industry
  • Operations established in the Philippines outside NCR
  • Sustainability strategy (in the event of calamity/natural disasters)

Other additional information [15%]

  • Other factual information that the nominee considers relevant

In 300 words or less, why your company should be considered the Best Foreign-Owned of the Year? [10%]



Nomination Form

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