Dods Group PLC awarded ISO 27001 certification

The ISO/IEC 27001 certification, the international standard for information security management, has been awarded to Dods Group PLC.

Dods Group PLC has been awarded its ISO/IEC 27001 certification, which is globally acknowledged as the best internationally accepted information security standard.

Established by the International Organization for Standardization, the certification is a framework which provides a systematic approach to managing information and ensuring it stays secure. 

The system provides a holistic approach which allows companies to protect and monitor their information.

It shows consumers the companies take cyber security seriously and will help to make sure the company avoids any brand damage. 

Dods said the certification will inspire potential and existing customers with confidence – knowing their information and security will be in safe hands. 

Head of IT Operations at Dods Alan Bosshard-Carter said: "UKAS accredited ISO27001:2013 certification provides both ourselves and our customers the confidence that our technological approach to information security is robust, appropriate and well monitored and has a positive effect on our business processes, both in terms of efficiency and information security."