Corporate Research and Investigations Limited (CRI Group) announced that the award-winning Information Technology Services company ISS Middle East FZC (IntelliSoft) has successfully demonstrated compliance with ISO 37001 requirements and attained ABAC Certification in ISO 37001:2016 Anti-Bribery Management System for services such as SAP Professional, Technology, Infra services & solutions (Data Management, Application development, Legacy Modernisation Cloud service, Analytics & Mobility), Staffing, Recruitment and Outsourcing services in IT.
The announcement is made by Kanwal Zafar, Managing Director at ABAC Center of Excellence: “We are honoured to work with ISS Middle East FZC towards their commitment to prevent, detect, report and eliminate bribery and corruption. This zero-tolerance approach helps organisations to emerge as a global ethical and trusted partner, as this standard is recognised and practised worldwide.”
“This achievement is very important for us because ISO 37001 Anti-Bribery Management System Certification ensures that we are complying with all applicable laws, regulations, and the relevant international best practices to countering bribery and corruption in all the jurisdictions where we operate. We are committed to implement and continually improve effective Anti-Bribery Management System (ABMS) to prevent bribery and corruption”, says Mr Ravi Pincha, Founding Board member and CEO of ISS Middle East FZC. “We are very proud to work with industry experts towards implementing our corporate goals and I am sure this Certificate will bring significant trust and benefits to our organisation and industry”.
On this great occasion, Zafar Anjum, CEO of Corporate Research and Investigations Limited (CRI Group) and ABAC Center of Excellence Limited also noted: “ISO 37001 certification is structured in a way that not only identifies risks and weaknesses within an organisation’s anti-bribery framework, it also outlines measures designed to improve that framework and, in turn, contribute to strengthening the overall operation. The standard could be practiced in every industry, for example, financial services, pharma, healthcare, and life sciences, and oil and gas, and I am very happy to know that multi-national organisations are increasingly realising benefits of ISO 37001 certification. They enjoy improved internal systems and procedures, greater operational efficiency and top-down confidence throughout the organisation, to reduced corporate risks, stakeholder liability, and a resulting competitive edge in the international marketplace”.
ABAC Certification is an accredited conformity assessment body in issuing ISO 37001:2016 Anti-Bribery Management Systems certification, and an independent component of Corporate Research and Investigations Limited “CRI Group’s” Anti-Bribery Anti-Corruption Center of Excellence. Its ABAC Certification services are accredited by the Emirates International Accreditation Center (EIAC) for administering the ISO 37001:2016 ABMS Standard.
ABAC CoE was created to educate, equip and support the world’s leading business organisations with the latest in best-practice Anti-Corruption, Compliance, and Risk management system processes and procedures, providing a world-class evaluation of Corporate Compliance solutions to organisations seeking to validate or expand their existing compliance frameworks to maintain a competitive edge in the world marketplace.
About the parent company
Since 1990, CRI Group (Corporate Research and Investigations Limited) has safeguarded businesses from fraud and corruption, providing insurance fraud investigations, employee background screening, investigative due diligence, third-party risk management, compliance, and other professional investigative research services.