PEOPLECERT & DATAFLOW join forces to provide integrated assessment solutions to Governments and Organisations

The combined strengths of both companies will provide world-class primary source verification and examinations services to form a complete licensure programme and close the loop in the candidate exam experience

London, UK September 23rd 2015

PEOPLECERT (, a leader in the certification and examination industry worldwide and DATAFLOW (, a leading company in primary source verification and screening solutions, are pleased to announce the formation of a strategic partnership to provide a complete solution in the licensing process of professionals globally. The combined competencies will develop and deliver high-quality testing solutions to international corporations and governments, which will safeguard their business and operational integrity.

David H. Grinham, Chairman - PEOPLECERT UK stated that“The MOU signed today with the DATAFLOW Group marks the beginning of an important, global relationship between our two organisations and further bolsters PEOPLECERT’s strategy to focus on serving major authorities across different industry sectors around the world. The global testing industry has a major focus on certifying the competence, skill and experience of individuals in various professions and benefits greatly from the involvement of a strong due diligence and primary source verification partner in order to provide a complete solution to many of our clients. Together DATAFLOW and PEOPLECERT now offer a global best-of-breed verification and assessment partnership to leading authorities looking to establish a robust and highly secure certification or licensure program. We are delighted to enter into this exciting global collaboration with DATAFLOW.”  

Bilal B. Sabouni, Managing Director – PEOPLECERT Middle East, Africa, & Asia added, “Our regional office in Dubai will benefit from DATAFLOW’s long history and established relationships across the Middle East and Asia. Together, our services offer a holistic solution to major government clients focused on ensuring the integrity and competence of professionals through verification and assessment services. Our international expertise and flexible local approach together with DATAFLOW’s specialised expertise in primary source verification, create an exciting offering for testing and certification of clients.”

On behalf of DATAFLOWCEO Douglas Nairne stated that, “DATAFLOW is committed to protecting communities by ensuring the professionals serving them are qualified. Our collaboration with PEOPLECERT is an exciting opportunity to enhance our value proposition with a market leader in certifications.”


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Delivering millions of exams across 150 countries, PEOPLECERT enables professionals to boost their careers and realise their life ambitions. PEOPLECERT offers globally-recognised certifications, such as ITIL®, PRINCE2®, and more. With exam availability in 24 languages, flexible and secure examination systems, innovative testing solutions and 24/7/365 multilingual customer service, PEOPLECERT aims to empower people to reach their full potential.

DATAFLOW is a leading professional integrity and immigration service provider that helps organisations conduct background credential checks on high-risk or high value professionals as part of mandatory immigration programs. Headquartered in Hong Kong, DATAFLOW provides services worldwide through a global network of experts who offer comprehensive screening solutions that can be tailored to both meet the unique needs of the clients and ensure that the professionals they hire are qualified and competent. For further information please visit: