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Flexys Successfully Renews ISO 27001
We are pleased to announce that Flexys has passed its annual audit and remains UKAS accredited against the standards of ISO 27001 Information Security Management.
Following a rigorous, impartial and independent audit by BSI, Flexys successfully reached the stringent requirements of the standard and is authorised to continue to display the internationally recognised BSI Kitemark.
Flexys Chief Information Security Officer, Dr David Scholefield, commented:
“Flexys is proud to have once again passed its annual UKAS accredited audit against the Information Security Gold Standard. We see this as a testament to our commitment to cyber security, and our ethos of continual improvement and innovation.”
Jon Hickman, Flexys CEO, said:
“Under the guidance of our CISO, the entire Flexys team have demonstrated their commitment to the highest standards of information security. We are particularly proud that the audit found no reported non-conformities which puts Flexys in a select group of companies in terms of our level of compliance. We continue to challenge ourselves and to be vigilant, and to ensure that information security is a central part of our company culture and practice.”
About ISO/IEC 27001
ISO/IEC 27001 is an internationally recognised best practice framework for an information security management system (ISMS).
By achieving ISO/IEC 27001 certification businesses can demonstrate that their ISMS meets international best-practice and show customers, suppliers, and the market place that their organisation has the ability to handle information securely.
About UKAS accreditation:
UKAS is the sole National Accreditation Body for the United Kingdom, recognised by the government to assess against internationally agreed standards, organisations that provide certification, testing, inspection and calibration services. UKAS accreditation provides an assurance of the competence, impartiality and integrity of conformity assessment bodies.
UKAS accreditation test results can be trusted, measurements relied upon, certificated activities respected and inspected processes can be relied upon to operate safely and accurately
Accreditation drives confidence by underpinning the quality of results, ensuring their traceability, comparability and validity. UKAS accreditation guarantees the highest levels of impartiality and competence through the continuous assessment process.