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 (ABMS) 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 ABMS 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 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 this Certificate will bring significant trust and benefits to our organisation and industry”.

On this great occasion, Zafar Anjum, CEO of CRI Group and ABAC 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. In turn, contribute to strengthening the overall operation. The standard could be practised in every industry, for example, financial services, pharma, healthcare, and life sciences, and oil and gas. I am very happy to know that multi-national organisation [such as IntelliSoft] are increasingly realising the benefits of ISO 37001 certification. They enjoy improved internal systems and procedures, greater operational efficiency and top-down confidence throughout the organisation, that reduces corporate risks and stakeholder liability, which results in a competitive edge”.
ABAC Certification is an accredited conformity assessment body in issuing ISO 37001:2016 ABMS certification, and an independent component of CRI 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.

Who is CRI Group?

Based in London, CRI Group works with companies across the Americas, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia-Pacific as a one-stop international Risk Management, Employee Background Screening, Business IntelligenceDue Diligence, Compliance Solutions and other professional Investigative Research solutions provider. We have the largest proprietary network of background-screening analysts and investigators across the Middle East and Asia. Our global presence ensures that no matter how international your operations are we have the network needed to provide you with all you need, wherever you happen to be. CRI Group also holds BS 102000:2013 and BS 7858:2012 Certifications, is an HRO certified provider and partner with Oracle.

In 2016, CRI Group launched Anti-Bribery Anti-Corruption (ABAC®) Center of Excellence – an independent certification body established for ISO 37001:2016 Anti-Bribery Management Systems, ISO 37301:2021 Compliance Management Systems and ISO 31000:2018 Risk Management, providing training and certification. ABAC® operates through its global network of certified ethics and compliance professionals, qualified auditors and other certified professionals. As a result, CRI Group’s global team of certified fraud examiners work as a discreet white-labelled supplier to some of the world’s largest organisations. Contact ABAC® for more on ISO Certification and training.

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