The TÜV Rheinland Group is a leading provider of technical services worldwide. Founded in 1872 and headquartered in Cologne, the Group employs 17.950 people in 500 locations in 65 countries. It generates annual revenues of € 1.6 billion. The Group’s mission and guiding principle is to achieve sustained development of safety and quality in order to meet the challenges arising from the interaction between man, technology and the environment. Established as the pioneering international certification body in the Philippines in 1991, TÜV Rheinland Philippines Inc. started with system certification and training, providing third-party audit/ certification based on various international standards and conducting public trainings & seminars on related standards.