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 Mission

DQS Inc. strives to be the preferred partner for assessments and certifications of management systems. The independent and expert assessment of a management system provides top management with the assurance that the system conforms to the requirements of the standard. More importantly, the audit provides insight as to whether or not the management system is suitable for achieving the desired results. DQS Inc. is the right choice in certification bodies. Our assessments will identify improvements to support your business decision-making process.


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.