NMB Bank has become the first bank in Nepal to achieve ISO 27001:2013 Certification from TÜV Rheinland, Germany, in recognition of its compliance with the highest standards in developing and implementing Information Security Management System (ISMS) to protect customers’ data and maintain security of stakeholders’ information assets.
The certificate was awarded by Thomas Ernst Gottfried Fuhrmann, Managing Director of TUV Rheinland to Sunil KC, CEO of the bank. Founded 145 years ago, TÜV Rheinland is a global leader in independent inspection services and ISO Certification. The ISO 27001 standard certifies NMB to have established methodologies and framework for business and IT processes to help identify, manage and reduce risks to the security of information systems. ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification is widely recognised and internationally accepted information security standards.