Bahwan Electronics Awarded ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Muscat, Sultanate of Oman - July 06, 2014.

Bahwan Electronics [BE], a key constituent of the Suhail Bahwan Group and one of the largest distributors of electronics, IT products and home appliances in the Sultanate of Oman, has been awarded the coveted ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System certification from Bureau Veritas. The ISO 9001 certificate is accredited by UKAS.

Ms. Amal Suhail Bahwan, Managing Director and Board Member of the Suhail Bahwan Group, received the certificate from Mr. John D' Rosario, Certification Manager, Bureau Veritas, Oman, during the award ceremony and Iftar held at the Crowne Plaza Muscat that was attended by trade partners and other distinguished guests.

Receiving the certification, Ms. Amal Suhail Bahwan said, "I congratulate Bahwan Electronics for achieving this fantastic milestone. Quality is one of the foremost elements across our Suhail Bahwan Group companies and Bahwan Electronics receiving the ISO certification is a testimony to our unrelenting emphasize on quality."

Bahwan Electronics is the eighth organization among the Suhail Bahwan Group companies to receive the ISO certification; Bahwan IT, Bahwan Projects & Telecoms, Bahwan Building Materials Bahwan Healthcare Centre, Bahwan Engineering Company, Bilad Oman and Sohar International Urea & Chemical Industries being the other seven.

Mr. John D' Rosario from Bureau Veritas said, "Bahwan Electronics, with its excellent leadership, strategic vision and a penchant for quality, has met with all ISO audit parameters and requirements. I congratulate Mr. Parasuram, Deputy General Manager, Bahwan Electronics and his team for their hard work in meeting with all quality standards."

Led by Mr. Simon Joseph, ISO Consultant and General Manager of Al Wadood Training Centre, Bahwan Electronics ISO project team, using the Orientation, Documentation and Implementation approach, ensured meticulous execution of the mapping processes, documentation and implementation across different units that culminated in the ISO certification.