Al Shirawi Facilities Management (ASFM), the leading facilities management provider in the UAE, successfully received new certifications from The British Institution of Standards (BSI): ISO 9001 for its Quality Management; ISO 14001:2008 for its Environmental Management System, and OHSAS 18001:2007 for its Occupational Health & Safety.
Navin Valrani, CEO – ASFM and Evie Boustantzi, General Manager – ASFM, formally accepted the certifications from BSI at a ceremony held at the Capital Club, Dubai International Financial Centre on the 12th of September 2013.
During the event, Ms. Karen Williams the Deputy Head of the British Trade Commission for Dubai presented the certificates to ASFM’s management team who were present at the event.
The award of the three international certifications to ASFM was also attended by BSI representatives and senior ASFM officials, including Ahmad Al Khatib, General Manager – BSI, Hasnan Husain, Manager – Security, Krishna Kumar , Corporate Quality Manager and Jeyakumar, Assnt.Manager QHAS from ASFM.
Commenting on the certification, Navin Valrani said: “We are very proud to have received this certification from BSI, and I sincerely thank all the efforts of our Quality department and the rest of the team in earning us such a prestigious credential for ASFM. Our core strategy is centered on always providing the best services possible for all our customers across the region and our ISO 14001 certification reflects our commitment to upholding the highest environmental safety measures with regard to maintaining a sustainable working environment.”
Al Shirawi FM, is an Integrated Facilities Management Service Provider with over 250 contracts and employs a workforce of over 1500 people across the UAE. The company boasts of an impressive IT infrastructure, dedicated personnel and follows a high work ethic to make it one of the leading FM service providers in the UAE.