Brandix Mercury Asia, the Business Services subsidiary of the Brandix Group has obtained ISO 27001:2005, the global best practice specification in the sphere of Information Security Management Systems (ISMS), reaffirming its commitment to the continuous enhancement of systems and processes.
Brandix Mercury Asia becomes the first member of the Brandix Group across India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka to receive this accreditation and joins a handful of corporate entities in Sri Lanka that have done so to date.
The certification, issued by International Certification Services (ICS) of Mumbai, covers Information Security Management Systems in the operation of a ‘Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO)/Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) centre to provide services for global apparel retailers, manufacturers, supply chain partners and associated industries.’ “Obtaining ISO 27001:2005 is an important achievement that could contribute significantly to the growth of Brandix Mercury,” said Ishan Pethiyagoda, Team Leader, Strategic Enablement at Brandix Mercury Asia. Adding that, “Information security is a key consideration of businesses when choosing a BPO/KPO services provider. Therefore, by leveraging this globally recognised standard, Brandix Mercury is now positioned to extend its services to external parties, either in the domestic market or in the international arena.”
Handing over the ISO certificate to Brandix CEO Ashroff Omar, Ishan Pethiyagoda pledged that the associates of Brandix Mercury Asia were fully committed to maintain and further enhance standards.