Airtel Lanka, first telecom to be ISO 27001:2013 certified

SurenBharti Airtel Lanka became the first telecom organization in Sri Lanka so far to be ISO 27001:2013 certified within a period of six years of market operations in the country.

Airtel Lanka achieved this accreditation after a rigorous assessment process which symbolizes its commitment towards service excellence and the strength of measures that the company had taken to ensure the quality of services which include both voice and data solutions across its islandwide network.

The new upgraded set of standards will ensure that stringent measures and controls are incorporated within business processes to ensure Information Security and Business Continuity is strictly practiced within the organization. Airtel Lanka is also the only telecommunications operator in Sri Lanka to have received these certifications for all its strategic locations.

Bharti Airtel Lanka CEO and MD Suren Goonewardene said Airtel Lanka pays constant attention to quality assurance and the systems put in place.

“We are not only proud of our achievement but also recognize the importance of uninterrupted communication in the world today for both corporate and retail customers and strive to ensure that the security of sensitive information is always maintained and continuity in communications is available in Sri Lanka at all times so that Airtel customers can enjoy secure, uninterrupted services and strong business solutions.”