Danat Qatar have been awarded an ISO 9001:2008 Certification for a Quality Management System from the British Standards Institution (BSI). BSI Business Development Manager, Mr. Jamal Dalli, was present with his team to handover the award to Danat Qatar’s Chairman Mr. Ali Hussein Alfardan. Also in attendance to receive the certificate was his daughter Ms. Zuhoor Ali Alfardan; General Manager Eng. Esmat Shalaby; Deputy General Manager- Finance and Administration Manager Mr. Abdel Hafez Zeidan; Director of Operations Mr. Wael Kabrit; and HR & Quality Manager Ms. Dina Shalaby.
Mr. Ali Hussein Alfardan, Owner and Chairman of Danat Qatar stated that 'achieving the ISO 9001:2008 Certificate in Quality Management System shows how serious the company is when it comes to the quality of product and services provided to our clients; furthermore it shows that our company is committed to apply constant improvements throughout our luxurious residential projects portfolio so that we are one of the most recognized real estate companies in the country'.
‘International quality standards for us is a practice that we experience and implement on our day-to-day operations and this certification is just the beginning of a chain of achievements scheduled on the company’s strategic plan’.
He added, “It’s the vision of His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani that is supporting and motivating the real estate sector in Qatar and backing it up against all kind of challenges” and he assured that Danat Qatar’s future real estate investments will strongly be presented in the market.
Mr. Alfardan further went on to say that 'even though the recent economic crisis had global effects, our national economy is rapidly growing and such an indication proves once again that Qatar’s economy is built on a strong foundation that gives investors the advantage to move forward and move big. We highly appreciate all the efforts of His Excellency Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al Thani in supporting the private sector and encouraging the diversification of income sources in line with Qatar vision 2030.'
Mr. Jamal Dalli, Business Development Manager of BSI Qatar said 'today I'm glad to be here to mark this occasion and announce that Danat Qatar has achieved the certification to ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System. I applaud Mr. Ali Al Fardan Vice Chairman of Al Fardan Group, Eng. Esmat Shalaby General Manager, and Danat senior management and employees for their commitment to achieve compliance with this international standard'.
ISO 9001:2008 is an international standard that is used worldwide by over one million organizations. It assists business of all sizes by providing best practice requirements for an effective Quality Management System and helps all kinds of organizations to succeed through improved customer satisfaction, staff motivation, and continual improvement.
Mr Theuns Kotze, Regional Managing Director for BSI MEA and Mr Omar Rashid, General Manager of BSI Qatar, congratulated Danat for their commitment to excellence and on achieving ISO 9001:2008 certification.
Eng. Esmat Shalaby, Danat Qatar’s General Manager and Board Member said: “We are extremely satisfied and proud today to be awarded with the ISO 9001:2008, this achievement was a result of the visions, advices, and directions of Mr. Hussein Ibrahim Alfardan which are considered the backbone of our company; and of course the unlimited support and backup from our Chairman Mr. Ali Hussein Alfardan and finally the commitment, dedication, & efforts of all Danat Qatar’s employees who are assuring day after day that Danat Qatar represents the premium life style of choice in residential solutions in Qatar. Achieving this certificate creates for us another motive to chase a new challenge that will lead the company to a further growth, improvement, and differentiation through providing unique standards of projects and quality that compete with the international standards.”