DQS Group

A global partner with local power

DQS Inc. is part of the international DQS Group with more than 80 offices in over 60 countries. DQS GmbH and UL Management Systems Solutions (MSS) merged in 2008. With their alliance, Germany’s first certification body for management systems and the MSS business unit of America’s most renowned product certifier Underwriters Laboratories (UL) achieved a place among the leading certification bodies for management systems in the world.

 

Management System Solutions – Our Vision, Mission, and Values

The Vision drives development of DQS Inc. It reflects the expectations of all relevant stakeholders:

Our Mission is to be the preferred partner for certification, auditing, and assessments; recognized for our competence in supporting business success and organizational health of our customers.

  • focussing on processes and management systems
  • doubling our revenue in five years with sustainable profitability
  • providing attractive working, learning, and development opportunities

The Value of certification is the degree of confidence and trust that customers and markets place in DQS Inc. Customers of certified organizations and end users expect to rely on the value of certificates issued. To promote this confidence, DQS Inc. takes into account the following principles in all of its activities:

  • Impartiality
  • Competence
  • Responsibility
  • Openness
  • Confidentiality
  • Responsiveness to complaints
  • Risk-based approach
  • Ethical business practices

 

DQS Inc. Auditors – Objective and Competent

More than 2,500 DQS Inc. auditors world-wide present a wide range of experience and proximity to their customers. In addition to the DQS Inc. branch knowledge and social competence, the customers respect the auditor’s analytical abilities and proven practical knowledge of standards and processes. Customers located world-wide appreciate our cross-cultural competences.

 

International Presence – Global Practice

With 57,000 certified locations in more than 130 countries, DQS Inc. belongs to the top group of international management certification bodies. More than 80 offices in almost 60 countries ensure a large scope of assessment services which guarantees customer proximity and lasting added value. You can view all our international offices on the DQS Holding website.

The DQS Group in cooperation with IQNet “The International Certification Network” enhances the certification of globally active companies. DQS is established as a founding member of IQNet.

 

Appreciation in the Market

The DQS Group is involved with lasting success of companies by sustained assessments of management systems and business processes. The services focus on quality, environmental, industrial, and safety management. Risk management, information security and business excellence are also gaining in popularity.