Dubai's Department of Finance (DOF) gains ISO 9001:2015 certificate

A new world-class achievement in government excellence and corporate development, Lloyd’s Register (LR) has certified Dubai's Department of Finance (DOF) against ISO 9001:2015 certificate for Quality Management System (QMS).

Abdulrahman Saleh Al Saleh, Director General of DOF, received the ISO 9001:2015 certificate from Ayman Ktaily, Regional Business Development Manager at Lloyds Register, in the presence of UK Consul General to Dubai, Mr. Paul Fox.

"We are delighted that DOF obtained the ISO 9001:2015 Certification," said Al Saleh. "It is a key accomplishment that reflects our commitment to continuous development of our corporate services and operations by adopting best practices". 

Al Saleh extended his thanks to all DOF employees, especially the Strategy & Excellence Office, which was successful in leading and directing all the efforts required to obtain this certification. "This achievement would not have been realised had it not been for the close collaboration among all employees. It stands in testimony to our success in embedding a culture of quality that became a platform for behaviours and practices that lead to continuous improvement of processes, and help develop a spirit of innovation and creativity among our employees." 

Congratulating DOF on obtaining the certification, Ktaily pointed out that it represents the highest internationally recognized standard of quality management. "DOF's receipt of the latest ISO QMS certification reflects its drive towards improvement, and its efforts seeking to realise the vision of Dubai Government for Dubai to be among the happiest and smartest cities in the world. We have seen a great deal of commitment by DOF's leadership team towards achieving the highest standards of quality, aiming at the strongest competitiveness and progress," said Ktaily. 

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