Abilene Advisors SA
About Abilene Advisors SA
Abilene Advisors is an advisory firm that provides advisory services for the assessments, audits, implementations, and maintenance of information security, business continuity, and data protection frameworks, supported by the best industry practices and international standards.
We are located in Switzerland near Lake Geneva and are internationally active for large corporations, international organizations, and public authorities.
Abilene Academy is the education and training division of Abilene Advisors, providing certification training courses globally and being awarded the Platinum level training partner and Central Europe training partner of the year in 2021 and 2022.
Supplier Shield is a managed service provided by Abilene Advisors that uses a highly intuitive and revolutionary platform to assess the risks, security, and compliance of our customers’ suppliers.
Why did you choose to get certified against ISO/IEC 27001?
Abilene Advisors SA has the paramount responsibility of protecting the data of its customers, its employees, and its owners. The ISO/IEC 27001 certification gives reasonable assurance to our stakeholders that we have implemented the best governance and operational measures to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of their informational assets.
For Abilene Advisors, its training division Abilene Academy, and its vendors’ risk management platform and services Supplier Shield, the ISO/IEC 27001 certification is an important step to improve our information security.
It will help us protect our data from cyberattacks and data breaches, help us maintain our reputation, and demonstrate to our clients, with whom we assist with their certifications, that we are the best advisory firm for their needs.
Benefits of obtaining certification against ISO/IEC 27001
ISO/IEC 27001 certification demonstrates to our customers and prospects that we have implemented the best practices for protecting their data and that we are a trusted partner for ISO/IEC 27001 compliance and certification strategies.
It aligns with our internal policy of excellence and strict compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
But, on top of everything, it imposes rigorous discipline through the adherence to demanding management system requirements that improve our performance and streamline our operations.
Experience with MSECB
We really appreciated the experience with MSECB. They were reactive, fast, and efficient.
The MSECB auditor was an outstanding professional with courtesy, bringing high value to our management system. He showed a great deal of experience and understanding of our business.
“The certificate reflects the robust Business Continuity Management System in place that is implemented to handle any potential business disruptions, minimize downtime, shorten recovery time, and demonstrate CBE’s organizational resilience to efficiently maintain the functionality of the Central Bank of Egypt and its prominence locally and internationally.”
“At Interswitch, ISO 22301 certification represents our unwavering commitment to resilience, dedication to business continuity, and profound understanding of the significance of preparing for the unexpected.
ISO 22301 certification is a proactive approach to risk management that demonstrates to stakeholders and customers that we at the Switch prioritize the continuity of our operations, even in the face of adversity. It is not just a mark of achievement; it shows the Switch’s ability to weather storms and emerge stronger on the
“By achieving ISO/IEC 27001 certification, Vodafone Egypt’s cloud services demonstrate an unwavering commitment to protecting customer data and ensuring the highest standards for information security. This certification is a testament to the dedication to providing secure and reliable cloud services, giving customers peace of mind and a competitive advantage in the market.”
“GET Group, a leading provider of identity management and security solutions has shown its commitment to quality and information security by being ISO 9001 and ISO/IEC 27001 certified. These certifications enhance trust and reliability amongst our customers and partners, enhancing our day-to-day operation and protecting our assets.”
Mrs. Maysoon Jamal – Chief Executive Officer at GET Group Holdings
“Achieving the ISO 22301 certification puts Ecobank amongst an elite group of organizations that are committed to business resilience and continuity in the delivery of products and services to their customers, even in the event of a disruption. In addition, the bank’s management have also inculcated a culture of business continuity in all staff, such that, in any disruptive event, everyone is fully aware of their roles.”
“The ISO/IEC 27001 certification is a crucial step to continually improve our information security and protect the data that our customers entrust us with.”
“MSECB immediately responded to any request and was instantly available to offer their help and support. They have a good understanding of customers’ needs and excellent client orientation.”
“DAZN had an excellent experience with MSECB. The auditors were well prepared, with a high degree of knowledge of the ISO/IEC 27001 standard.”
“The high professionalism of the auditors and back-office employees, prompt assistance and excellent quality made our choice very simple. We are sure that when we chose MSECB we made the right choice.”
“The experience was rigorous and educating. The customer service is top notch.”
“Auditing by MSECB was a fantastic experience. The Auditor was very professional throughout the audit process and we are glad we chose MSECB as our certification body.”
“Our journey to ISO/IEC 27001 certification was surprisingly straightforward. Our auditors explained the process in advance, and we were able to meet the proposed schedule, which was much appreciated.”
“We had a great audit and are excited that we passed the assessment. The auditor was well experienced and MSECB
provided required support.”
“The achievement of ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001 certifications manifest the commitment of our management and all EPN employees toward fostering a culture of continual improvement. – Dessy Arfianti, Department Head of HSSE & QM”
“Protecting our customers and enhancing quality management has always been a priority for BIOS Middle East. Achieving ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 27001, ISO/IEC 27017, and ISO/IEC 27018 certifications provide independent assurance of our commitment to leverage the latest best practices and security controls around all our services.”
“It is important for an organization to get ISO 9001:2015 certification, to achieve efficiency in service delivery, and attain maximum customer satisfaction.”
“The ISO 9001:2015, ISO 45001:2018, and ISO 14001:2015 certifications are mostly a pre-requisite to participate in most major International EPC Tenders of large multi-national & government projects and very crucial in winning large clients. Following the decision to scale the business outside of Ghana, it was imperative that we get ISO certified.
The process has ultimately allowed us to boost the quality of our work/services, increase the satisfaction of our customers, and enhance the productivity and operational efficiency with the hope that it will set us apart from our competition.”
“By achieving ISO/IEC 27001 Tr3dent demonstrates commitment to provide our customers and partners with a level of information security conformity that meets the highest industry standards and secures our clients’ data accordingly.”
“Vision 2030 has been inspiring us to achieve an unprecedented step in the field of cybersecurity in line with the Kingdom’s aspirations to be one of the best cybersecurity leaders in the world.
Following our successful certification against ISO/IEC 27001:2013 and ISO 22301:2019, we consider ISO/IEC 27032:2012 certification as an additional step towards the achievement of our strategic goal to integrate the highest standards of cybersecurity and information security procedures.”
“Not only is ISO 13485 Certification a validation of the high standards that Sisu Global follows in our quality procedures to ensure a safe product, but it has also been critical in our expansion. ISO 13485 is recognized as a global standard and being certified with this standard, has opened up new global markets for our novel autotransfusion device, Hemafuse.”
“For us at Viseven, the ISO/IEC 27001 certification is a staple of corporate responsibility: it confirms our compliance with our customers’ information security requirements, as well as those of applicable legislation, all of which is engrained in our corporate DNA as part of the digital culture as a tech company.”
“The ISO 37001 certification process has been a starting point to drive organizational change and redefine trust within the company, as well as a good opportunity to provide extensive anti-bribery training to employees.”
“By achieving ISO 9001 and ISO/IEC 27001 certifications, ELEKS has shown its commitment to quality and information security, ensuring that all the necessary controls are in place, and that its people, the technology, and their processes have met the requirements of these standards. The certifications assure clients and partners that ELEKS prioritizes robust quality, security and reliability in its delivery and management processes.”
“Being a leading pure cyber security company, we had to comply with high standards of information security and quality to strengthen our corporate responsibility and sustainability. The ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO 9001 certifications allowed us to raise our trustworthiness and reliability vis a vis our stakeholders as a cyber security service provider of reference in the region.”
“For Alter Domus, achieving ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO 22301 certification demonstrates to our customers and all interested parties that our information security and business continuity management systems operate to the highest industry standards.”
“Achieving ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification further strengthens the deep trust we have built with our customers and partners, as well as further protecting our brand and enhancing our operations.”
“In one hand, MSECB customer service team proved their values by being really professional and keen on their approach. They were always ready and willing to support us with any clarity related to MSECB services. On the other hand, MSECB auditor/s showed a great maturity and competence at handling the entire certification audit process independently end-to-end. We highly recommend you to consider MSECB as your certification body so you can live a great experience”
“Certifications enable accountability by aligning technology, processes, and people to respond to imperatives regarding governance, risk, and compliance – or in other words, they demonstrate our trustworthiness through the lenses of an independent third party.”