SGS Conducted a Seminar over Leadership in Baku
The seminar for senior managers of leading Azeri companies took place in Baku on 6 September 2013 and focused on leadership. The event was organized by SGS and gathered about 60 senior managers.
In the framework of the seminar speakers discussed the need of implementing and operating a quality management system as well as the role of top-management in continuous improvement of the system. Konstantin Timoshechkin, Regional Business Development Manager at SGS Systems and Services Certification, Eastern Europe, opened the event.
‘We decided to discuss the role of leadership in management because we see high interest towards this topic on behalf of companies in Azerbaijan’ – emphasized the seminar’s moderator Alisher Makhmudov, SGS Systems and Services Certification Manager in Caspian Region.
The seminar’s main objective was to discuss implementation and maintenance of quality management principles in Azeri companies. Senior managers from such companies as SOCAR, Akkord, Coca-Cola, International Insurance Company, Silk Way, AFB Bank, Baltika-Baku, Azerkimya, Azinko and others participated to the discussion.