(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Oman UAE Exchange, the leading exchange company in Oman, received the Integrated Management System (IMS) Certification in a ceremony held at Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel on December 19. The function was attended by ministers, ambassadors and other dignitaries.The certifying body, TUV SUD, is one of the world's leading technical services organisations; established in 1866 and headquartered in Munich, Germany.Mohammad Zammam, director of sales, marketing and development, TUV SUD, presented the certificates to Abdullah Humaid Ali al Mazroei, chairman; Sheikh Saif al Maskery, vice chairman; Sudhir Kumar Shetty, COO, global operations; Tonny George Alexander, country head; Ahmed al Habsi, administration manager and Sarath Chandran, regional head.Oman UAE Exchange is probably the only exchange company in the world and the only financial institution in GCC to have obtained certification complying to IMS standards “ a company official said.The IMS certification includes ISO 9001:2008, ISO 140-01:2004 and OHSAS 180-01:2007, representing quality, environment and occupational health and safety, respectively.In its pursuit for excellence and to meet the standards prescribed by International Organisation for Standardisation, the company had embarked upon an ambitious programme to have its management systems certified to match the criteria.''We are committed to our customers, employees and the society where we live. This certification reassures our commitment towards our stakeholders. This recognition is a big leap in the process of achieving the mission of the organisation, maintaining global standards in customer service, fulfilling employee aspirations and our commitment towards protecting the environment,'' said Tonny George Alexander, country head.Oman UAE Exchange started its operations in the year 1995. The company has grown to be one of the leading brands in Oman. The company, with a network of 40 outlets in Oman, has arrangements with banks across the globe, to cater to its various customers. Oman UAE Exchange is the only exchange company to have a full-fledged Swift connectivity. The company has received recognitions like the Superbrand status for four straight years.