TECOM Investments becomes one of the first companies in the UAE to receive ISO 22301:2012 certification

06 April 2015

ISO 22301:2012 certification conferred upon TECOM’s business continuity management system

Dubai, UAE: TECOM Investments, a member of Dubai Holding and established master developer and operator of world class industry-focused business communities, announces that it has been recognised for its business continuity management system by DNV GL, one of the world’s leading certification bodies.

TECOM Investments has had its business continuity management system certified for ISO 22301:2012, making it one of very few organisations in the UAE to achieve this rating. The rating provides a globally recognised validation for TECOM Investments’ disaster response capabilities and mechanisms for fast recovery.

The certification is a reinforcement of TECOM Investments’ ongoing commitment to business excellence, ensuring that it is able to offer best in class services and support to its business partners.

Commenting, Hamad Huraiz, Chief Operations Officer, TECOM Investments, said:

“We are delighted to have been accredited with this standard in recognition of our tireless commitment to business excellence and ensuring continuity for all of our employees and business partners. In an organisation of our size, it is imperative that we have the right systems in place to support the ongoing development of our partners so that we can continue to play an effective role in the development of the economy. This accreditation is part of a long term process in which we have received a number of similar accreditations all geared to supporting performance enhancement.”

The ISO certification provides a number of benefits, including: assurance of established continuity practices; competitive edge; enhanced stakeholder satisfaction; enhanced investor and shareholder confidence; demonstrating mature corporate governance; safety of assets; and reinforcing benchmarking to global standards.