Union Coop Receives ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Certificate
Prepared By: Benoi Nair
Bureau Veritas, a leading Certification Body, awarded the certificate. The Bureau Veritas Certification Mark is recognized globally as a valued symbol of reliability, sustainability and trust.
Union Coop, the largest cooperative in the UAE, was awarded the ISO/IEC 27001:2013, an Information Security Management System Certificate through its IT Department.
From Union Coop, Mr. Aiman Othman the IT Director received the certificate from Mr. Marwan Aridi, Certification Manager at Bureau Veritas, in a ceremony held at Union Coop’s headquarters at Al Warqa City Mall. The ceremony was attended by Mr. Mohammad Noohu Mohammad Ali, IT Deputy Director, Mr. Bilal Ahmad Fashoo, Business Cont.＆ Info. Security Manager and Ms Latifa Almatawa, Info. Security Jr. Executive from Union Coop.
Gaining this certificate again proves the competence of our security systems and the hard work that our team deployed,” Aiman Othman commented. “It also emphasizes our pledge to implement cutting-edge global standards in terms of data security.”
Mr. Marwan Aridi applauded Union Coop’s commitment to protecting the confidentiality and integrity of its information, minimizing the risk of information security breaches.
The ISO 27001 certificate was issued following a systematic and rigorous external examination of the organization’s respective management system. This certification signifies excellence and continuous improvement. The Bureau Veritas Certification Mark is recognized and renowned globally as a valued symbol of reliability, sustainability and trust.