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Press release: Newman Stewart awarded three ISO certifications



Leeds, UK - Newman Stewart Ltd, a leading executive search and management selection company based in Yorkshire, has this month been awarded three different ISO certifications by the British Standards Institute (BSI) including ISO 27001:2013 (information security), ISO 14001:2015 (environmental management) and ISO 9001:2015 (quality management). By meeting the extensive criteria of these standards, Newman Stewart proves its commitment to protecting sensitive information, the environment and consistently delivering quality outcomes for clients, candidates and employees.

“As an executive search firm, we stand apart from the myriad of agencies out there by delivering quality outcomes for all stakeholders. We deal with our clients and candidates most sensitive information and we wanted to independently verify that our excellent processes are best in class.  Achieving the ISO 27001:2015 certification, Newman Stewart has shown its commitment to this sensitivity and security, and has all the necessary controls in place to ensure that this strict standard is met by its technology, people and processes”, states John Tilbrook, Managing Director of Newman Stewart. The ISO 27001:2015 Standard is a process-based approach established and updated by the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO), the world’s largest developer of international standards. By implementing and following the necessary steps to comply with this standard, organisations can identify, control, and eliminate security risks, ultimately certifying the security practices adopted within their organisation. John Tilbrook adds, “By achieving the ISO 9001:2015 certification, Newman Stewart has demonstrated that it will work tirelessly to achieve the quality standards that its clients, candidates, employees and all stakeholders demand. With this certification, Newman Stewart’s technology, people and process have been vetted against rigid quality standards outlined by ISO.”

The world’s most popular quality management system standard, ISO 9001:2015 helps businesses prove their ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer applicable statutory and regulatory requirements. Obtained through thorough extensive external audits performed by BSI, a world class ISO certification organisation and an independent accredited registrar company, the certification aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of a company’s system, including processes for continual review and improvement. “Being rewarded with these two certifications by BSI, as well as for our environmental management system, is a testament to Newman Stewart’s dedication to keeping all client and candidate information secure, as well as the quality standards of our service and consideration for the environment.” adds John Tilbrook.



Newman Stewart, an APSCo and Association of Executive Recruiters member, is a leading executive search firm, delivering high performing candidates to high profile and difficult to fulfil assignments. With a vast proven track record of success both nationally and internationally, they are the recruitment partner of choice to many blue chip, medium and small organisations.


John Tilbrook

Managing Director

Newman Stewart

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