Best managed companies in the Middle East 2012: Methodology

Best research teams in the Middle East survey 2012: Results index
Best managed companies in the Middle East: this section is sent to bank analysts and equity investors to give their opinions on which companies they think are the best by individual company sectors.

Respondents are asked to nominate their top three Middle Eastern companies in order of quality by each company sector. Companies receive four points for a first-place nomination, three points for a second-place nomination and two points for a third-place nomination. These points are then totalled to give an overall score.

We received 404 votes in total this year.