STRATFORD, CT & HOUSTON, TX (PRWEB) January 19, 2015
Rivo, the market leading cloud based risk & performance management platform provider for leading brands around the world has announced its partnership with the American Qatari International Trade Company (AQITC) to establish a presence in the Middle East. This partnership marks a major step for the globally trusted EH&S & ERM software provider to extend its footprint in the region and within the oil & gas, construction, engineering & manufacturing sectors.
Headquartered in Doha, Qatar, AQITC is ideally placed to deliver their highly sought-after service: linking local organizations with international suppliers based on their specific business requirements. Rivo, who provide solutions to many recognized global organisations within high-risk sectors such as oil & gas, construction, engineering and logistics, is an ideal provider for the region. AQITC and Rivo will synergize their existing market strengths and capabilities, to help large organizations automate their ERM or EH&S systems with Rivo’s proven SaaS solutions.
In Iraq, BP uses Rivo to manage health, safety and environmental incidents and risk for all their activities in the Rumaila oilfield – the platform being available to employees and contractors in a range of languages including Arabic and other globally recognized organizations use Rivo in the region as part of their global footprint.
Ibrahim Aboumaali, Managing Director for AQITC said: “AQITC, with access to a wealth of best-of-breed technologies and tools, is striving to be part of Qatar Vision 2030: making Qatar a self-sustainable & secure economy to ultimately provide a balanced lifestyle for future generations beyond the era of hydrocarbons. Hence this partnership with Rivo is important to help government, public sector & other large organizations in Qatar & other Middle East countries to free them from enterprise risks in terms of health, safety, sustainability & environment.”
HK Abbas, Senior Manager for AQITC’s Sales, Projects & International Relations team commented: "The Middle East is a developing region but is blessed with plentiful natural resources. Particularly in the GCC, almost every country is undergoing the transition to adopt and maintain international standards in all activities and to achieve high level of safety & security. At AQITC, we specialize in helping our clients by leveraging the products and services that make companies successful, and Rivo has a strong track record in delivering EH&S and ERM software projects. There are already a large number of companies in the Middle East that are increasing their focus on EH&S risk management, and we look forward to working with Rivo to help these companies achieve this goal.”
Paul Herdman, VP of Sales for Rivo said: “AQITC is our official partner in the Middle East which is an important step in Rivo’s growth plans. We believe that Rivo and AQITC can help major businesses within Qatar and the surrounding countries deliver better Environment, Health & Safety management and risk mitigation by using Rivo’s capabilities.”
Rivo is a global leader of enterprise cloud software-as-as-service applications for risk and compliance management in safety, security and sustainability in operations and supply chains. Across 90 countries and 40 different languages, more than 200 customers spanning mid-sized to large Fortune and FTSE 100 companies have selected Rivo to manage risk in their operations and supply chains. For more information, visit http://www.rivosoftware.com.
American Qatari International Trade Co (AQITC), founded in 1993, is focused to serve various industries by partnering with numerous unique innovative international companies and expand its operations by combining the exceptional strengths of these partnered companies with its own information, marketing and prowess to serve and satisfy the sources of demand in local market. For further information, please visit http://www.aqitc.com.