I’m delighted Kim-Marie Freeston, Managing Director of UComply shared with me her background and journey to ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 in this weeks podcast.
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Kim Marie was formerly CEO of Lifeline Recruitment Solutions with over 20 years in the recruitment industry, including 6 years as a board member of the REC – the Recruitment and Employment Confederation.
Spotting a compliance gap in the market for ID checks to meet Home Office requirements, Kim-Marie founded Ucomply in 2012 and worked with a team of technology experts to offer the first software solution to manage ID checks and employee compliance requirements.
As a client, Blackmores supported Ucomply to achieve certification to the Quality standard ISO 9001 and the Information Security standard ISO 27001. Sharing her journey, topics discussed include:-
- Background and journey to raising standards at Ucomply
- Challenges and benefits of ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 for a software firm
- Top tips for implementation
- ‘Right to Work’ employers’ requirements explained
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