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Former Research Society CEO heads up industry consulting service and certification body

MEDIA RELEASE: April 26 2022: Elissa Molloy has set up a new consulting service and industry certification body after working in the research industry for the past 25 years; first as the Executive Director of the research industry’s quality assurance body MRQA Inc and then as the CEO of The Research Society for 16 years.

ISO Audit Solutions is a new consulting service that specialises in practical and efficient solutions for companies to gain certification to the research industry standard – ISO 20252:2019 and the information security management system ISO 27001:2013. Certification to ISO 20252:2019 allows research companies to create competitive advantage through improved performance. Certification to ISO 27001:2013 demonstrates integrity of a research company’s data and protects their reputation against security threats.

Elissa is one of the original architects of the ISO 20252:2019 standard and has a thorough knowledge of the its requirements and an excellent understanding of what an auditor will look for in determining conformity and compliance to the standard. Passionate about professional and quality standards, Elissa is using her extensive industry experience to assist companies implement and get certified to the research industry standard ISO20252:2019 and the information security standard ISO 27001:2013.

ISO Audit Solutions is also an industry approved certification body that can provide a certification audit for organisations who want to get value out of the ISO20252:2019 certification process.

Elissa Molloy is Life Member of The Research Society and an Honorary Fellow of The Market Research Society (MRS). She sits on the Standards Australia MB-005 quality committee and is an Australian representative on the TC225 committees that wrote the ISO 20252:2019 standard.

Contact Elissa for more information:
Elissa Molloy, Director, ISO Audit Solutions

Website: ISO Audit Solutions

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