estm Information Systems, an independent ICT consultancy in the West Midlands, is one of the first six businesses to be certified in the latest quality standard from Accredit UK - Business ICT Consultant. The new standard is a quality mark for IT Consultant firms in the industry. This segment is the third area of the IT industry to be recognised by Accredit UK.
This is "gamekeeper turned poacher" as Ian Edwards, estm's director and
principal consultant, is himself an Accredit UK assessor. Ian says "I
first got involved with Accredit UK as an extension of our consulting
activities but I soon realised the scheme would benefit my own
estm works with businesses nationwide. By completing the Accredit UK
standard, the company has been recognised for it's skills and for providing
an efficient, honest and reliable service. The Accredit UK standard,
backed by the National Computer Centre, is an independent quality mark
that promotes trust in IT and helps suppliers prove their excellence.
It proves to potential IT purchasers that companies holding the mark
operate with appropriately skilled people, clearly defined processes,
and that the company has a track record of meeting customers’
The Accredit UK Assessor said: "estm have a mission to bring the
benefits of strategic IT management to the SME market, and the Accredit
UK certification will provide confidence to prospective customers that
estm is able to bring real expertise to bear to help SME’s gain maximum
benefits from having a sound IT strategy"
If you are an IT company interested in the benefits of Accredit UK certification and would like to chat with someone who has experience of the standard both as an assessor and as a candidate you are welcome to call Ian Edwards on 01746 708114, or use the contact form on this site.
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