TEST Co. meets with World Bank and SASO

TEST Co. meets with World Bank and SASO

DAMMAM, March 3, 2024 – On March 3, Testing Equipment Specialist Team Company (TEST Co.) Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Othman Alzharani, welcomed the delegates of the World Bank and the Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO) with enthusiasm and pride.

The Managing Director, Mr. Moath Alzahrani, spearheaded the company presentation and provided a general overview of TEST Co.’s people, procedures, scope of services, systems, technology, and research development. Regarding the testing, inspection, and certification market climate in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Mr. Othman shared his professional and business expertise throughout the meeting. He emphasised the significance of quality in all facets of life, including the performances, principles, and culture that uphold and continuously enhance quality standards.

The World Bank also emphasises that the development of national quality infrastructure (NQI) begins with an assessment of the existing framework and the identification of areas that require reform in order to encourage the expansion of the industrial sector, reduce barriers to trade and entrepreneurship, and facilitate international technical co-operation.

Following extensive brainstorming sessions and knowledge sharing, TEST Co. gave the World Bank and SASO delegates a tour of its facilities and an opportunity to observe its employees in action. Both parties expressed words of gratitude towards each other as they bid goodbye.


Agenda: World Bank on Saudi Arabia’s National Quality Infrastructure (NQI) Assessment commissioned by Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO)

Date: March 3, 2024
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Venue: TEST Co. Main Conference Room


Mr. Othman Alzahrani, Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Moath Alzahrani, Managing Director
Mr. Abdulmoneim Osmanaa, Technical Manager
Mr. Mohammed Samir. QHSE Manager
Mr. Abdulrazak Mohideen, Operational Excellence
Mr. Gerald Abad, Business Development

World Bank
Mr. Abhishek Saurav, Senior Economist and Task Team Leader
Mr. Christian Schoen, Economist Consultant
Mr. Ultrich Harmes-Liedtke, Economist Consultant
Ms. Ann-Sara Ramkissoon, Economist Consultant
Ms. Maha Shirah, Private Sector Consultant

Engr. Nawaf Al Mugbel, Planning Section Head, Office of Strategy Management

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