CRI Group Earns Background Screening Certifications from NAPBS

Dubai, U.A.E. (8 April 2015)—Corporate Research and Investigations (CRI) Group has been recognized by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) for successful completion of NAPBS’s Research Providers Exam.

Two officials from CRI Group’s Background Screening Services passed the NAPBS Research Provider Exam with 100 percent accuracy scores: Anab Gul, Assistant Manager QA, and Qurat Ul Ain, Assistant Manager, Background Screening. The certification shows a mastery of the “methods for conducting research per the NAPBS Provider Guidelines,” which exist to promote ethical business practices, compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), equal employment opportunity and state and international consumer protection laws relating to the background screening profession.

With offices in eight continents, CRI Group is a global supplier of risk management, forensic accounting, due diligence and background screening. CRI Group’s Background Screening Services cover a full range of offerings including pre-employment screening, employee due diligence investigations, and vendor and third-party screening.

Company CEO Zafar I. Anjum, CFE, said that CRI Group’s NAPBS certification is an important mark of distinction for the company’s work in this field.

“We are especially proud that Ms. Gul and Ms. Ul Ain scored perfect marks on the Research Providers Exam,” Anjum said. “The NAPBS certification demonstrates expertise and excellence in the field of background screening.”

About CRI Group

CRI Group is a global supplier of risk management, forensic accounting, due diligence and background screening services for some of the world’s leading business organizations. A licensed and incorporated entity of the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC), CRI Group safeguards businesses by establishing the legal compliance, financial viability, and integrity levels of outside partners, suppliers and customers seeking to affiliate with them. For more information, visit