|SAI Global Assurance is delighted to be recognized as a Gold-level IAOB Certification Body by the International Automotive Oversight Bureau.|
The award was presented during the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) Quality Summit on October 6, 2021.
The IAOB is one of the International Automotive Task Force (IATF) Oversight offices that manages 20 of the 41 IATF-recognized Certification Bodies. The IATF is a group of automotive manufacturers and their respective trade associations, formed to provide improved quality products to customers worldwide. The Oversight offices were established to implement and manage the IATF 16949 audit and certification scheme on behalf of the IATF.
This award demonstrates to clients and potential clients that our CB has performance that are highly appreciated in the automotive sector. The clients receive their IATF certification from a CB that is recognized to have excellent performance for IATF/IAOB and this consequently permit to our clients to be proud to have a certification emitted by an appreciated CB.
The IAOB was committed to continually improving the certification bodies through the measurement of key process indicators (KPIs). Continual improvement is always a key feature of the IATF 16949 standard and of any effective Quality Management System. Many industries have supplier of the year awards, including the automotive OEMs and other sector specific schemes, which promote excellence in execution and focus on improvement. The CB efforts in the IATF 16949 automotive scheme are recognized.