INTRALOT RECEIVES ANTI-BRIBERY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS CERTIFICATION ISO 37001
INTRALOT is proud to announce that it is one of the first companies in the gaming industry globally to be certified under the ISO 37001 standard for anti-bribery management systems. The certification was granted to INTRALOT Group CEO, Antonios Kerastaris, during an official ceremony held at the company’s premises in Athens on March 21 in the presence of the senior management of INTRALOT and TÜV HELLAS (TÜV NORD), the independent certification body which conducted the assessment procedure. The certification covers INTRALOT S.A. as a whole, the Business Headquarters in Maroussi and the Technology Division and Products and Services in Peania.
While receiving the award Mr. Antonios Kerastaris, INTRALOT Group CEO, underlined the company’s commitment to the fight against corruption stating “INTRALOT Group has established a corporate culture of transparency, integrity and compliance across its operations worldwide. The certification we received today is a testimony of our dedication to business ethics and the careful selection of our business partners following due diligence. We will continue to focus on placing internationally recognized good-practices and anti-bribery controls to our everyday operations securing sustainable growth for the benefit of our stakeholders.”
Mr. Yiannis Economidis, Certification Manager of TÜV HELLAS (TÜV NORD), has praised the high level of commitment of both top management and all of INTRALOT executives as well as the effective way of implementing the standard requirements to all operations of the company. Together with TUV HELLAS's CEO, Mr. Savvas Peltekis, congratulated all members of the Compliance Team for the successful completion of INTRALOT's certification process with the new ISO 37001: 2016.
ISO 37001, Anti-bribery management systems, specifies a series of measures to help organizations prevent, detect and address bribery. These include adopting an anti-bribery policy, appointing a person to oversee anti-bribery compliance, training, risk assessments and due diligence on projects and business associates, implementing financial and commercial controls, and instituting reporting and investigation procedures.
INTRALOT, a public listed company established in 1992, is a leading gaming solutions supplier and operator active in 52 regulated jurisdictions around the globe. With €1.32 billion turnover and a global workforce of approximately 5,300 employees (3,450 of which in subsidiaries and 1,850 in associates) in 2016, INTRALOT is an innovation – driven corporation focusing its product development on the customer experience. The company is uniquely positioned to offer to lottery and gaming organizations across geographies market-tested solutions and retail operational expertise. Through the use of a dynamic and omni-channel approach, INTRALOT offers an integrated portfolio of best-in-class gaming systems and product solutions & services addressing all gaming verticals (Lottery, Betting, Interactive, VLT). Players can enjoy a seamless and personalized experience through exciting games and premium content across multiple delivery channels, both retail and interactive. INTRALOT has been awarded with the prestigious WLA Responsible Gaming Framework Certification by the World Lottery Association (WLA) for its global lottery operations.
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