Fincra is proud to announce that its Information Security Management System (ISMS) and Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) have been certified by the world’s best known standards for information security, cybersecurity and privacy protection and business continuity practices of organisations.
Fincra’s ISMS and BCMS apply to the improvement and protection of all information, systems, processes, disaster recovery and business continuity practices aimed at improving and protecting the company’s and its customers’ data. The information and data include financial information, intellectual property, employee information etc. and data and information entrusted by third parties.
Working with different partners, Fincra developed and implemented business practices and policies optimised to achieve these certifications, which confirm that its information handling and data security processes meet the ISO 27001: 2013 and ISO 22301:2019 certifications.
“With customer obsession as part of our core values at Fincra, it is extremely important to us that we take business continuity, customer privacy and security and all important information seriously,” said Ayowole Ayodele, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Fincra.
“We are dedicated to helping businesses with payment solutions and with payment being an important and sensitive part of doing business, these certifications prove that we can be trusted by both current and potential customers. These ISO 27001: 2013 certification confirmS that we designed our technology and business practices with the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of customers’ information in mind.
The certifications were issued by InterConformity Assessment and Certification Company, a member of InterConformity International Certification Consortium, a certification body specialised in audit, assessment, rating and certification of management systems based on international standards.
InterConformity Assessment and Certification Company determined that Fincra’s security management and business continuity practices are comprehensive and have met the rigorous international standards outlined by the ISO.
Fincra has implemented several security measures, and countermeasures that protect it from attack and IT personnel were found to be competent and knowledgeable in best security practices.
About ISO 27001: 2013
ISO/IEC 27001 is an ISMS standard published in October 2013 by the International Standards Organisation (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
About ISO 22301:2019
ISO 22301:2019 is a BCMS standard updated in 2019 that provides an effective and practical framework for implementing and managing business continuity management systems that aims to safeguard an organisation from a wide range of potential threats and disruptions.