In corporation with SAS, Optimiza hosted a Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Event in Jordan which was held on Oct 25, 2010. The event targeted the financial and banking sectors in Jordan, and discussed standards that control Governance, Risk and Compliance within bank operations.

Optimiza and SAS hold this event in the context of demonstrating GRC as a major issue facing organizations across most industry sectors and presenting the means to define and deploy the most effective Risk Management strategies along complete enterprise operations.

It is worth mentioning that Optimiza is considered one of the major IT companies to deploy a complete Risk Management solutions in Jordan, through its successful implementation of the Offsite Supervision System for the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) this year. This system aims at automating procedures that take place at CBJ to collect, aggregate, and consolidate bank and client information leading to identifying risks that threaten the banking sector in Jordan in order to take serious actions that prevent bank operations and the national economy.

About SAS:

SAS has helped organizations across all industries realize the full potential of their greatest asset: data. Simply put, SAS allows you to transform data about customers, performance, financials and more into information and predictive insight that lays the groundwork for solid and coherent decisions. That’s why SAS is used at more than 45,000 sites in over 100 countries, including 93 of the top 100 companies on the 2010 FORTUNE Global 500® list.

About Optimiza:

Optimiza is a leading regional systems’ integrator specialized in offering reliable business solutions and services in areas of management consulting, information technology, outsourcing and training, serving clients from the governments and private sectors through its network of offices in the Middle East.

With 29 years of experience and hundreds of projects delivered, Optimiza‘s intellectual capital spans diverse industries, enabling more than 400 professionals across the Middle East to integrate and deliver successful, innovative consulting and technology solutions, with a commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction.

Optimiza is owned by Al-Faris National Investments, a publicly-listed ICT company (ASE:CEBC) with a capital of US $48 million.