Hargreaves Jones have received the ISO 27001 certification, one of the leading worldwide accreditations in information security management.
HJ gained the ISO27001 award based on a strict rigorous process and set of complex criteria that identified the technological structure and procedures that the business has been adopting ensuring compliance to the highest standards of information management and data confidentiality.
After receiving the award, Managing Director Peter Hargreaves said, “Being awarded the ISO 27001 certification confirms the level of information security we have reached. It is assuring to see the level of investment we are placing in our IT and security systems is coming to fruition, providing a critical service to ensure that we manage and protect information and data appropriately and effectively. Having this infrastructure in place ensures the highest levels of security against any attacks and attempts to steal data”
He said, “ISO 27001 is a certification that is a worldwide recognition of our capability and demonstrates to our clients that they can rely on Hargreaves Jones as a business to manage their data in accordance with the advanced regulatory standards the ISO demands.”