Monthly Archives: March 2016

The Changing Understanding of Quality

  Dr. Torsten Bahke (Ph.D, Eng.), Chairman of the Board of DIN   The German Institute for Standardization (DIN) is the gateway to global standardization. DIN’s goal is to develop standards that have validity worldwide. These help remove technical barriers to trade and add to the exporting strength of German industry. DIN represents German …

DQS Shareholders are Stakeholders

  Dr. Torsten Bahke (Ph.D, Eng.) Chairman of the Board of DIN The customer is at the centre of everything we work for. For this reason our customers hold seats at the DQS Board of Shareholders. Four major German Industry associations hold shares of DQS Holding GmbH. This provides us with an inside view of the customers’ interests, as well as with …

DQS Holdings Shareholders

In 1985 DQS was founded by two real pioneers of Germany’s quality sector, DGQ (German Society for Quality) and DIN (German Institute for Standardisation).  From the beginning important industry associations also hold shares and add to the competence and acceptance of DQS. After DQS merged with UL MSS, the certification sector of Underwriters …