Financial backing will help support the not-for-profit group’s annual cycle of international conferences

Fairfax, VA., USA – 3 April 2018 TEOCO, leading provider of analytics, assurance, and optimization solutions to over 300 communication service providers (CSPs) and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) worldwide, has become a Foundation Sponsor of the Risk & Assurance Group (RAG).

Established in 2004, RAG is the longest-running, not-for-profit, event in the world of communications business assurance. It also aims to be the largest global provider of free information, advice and events for communications risk and assurance professionals. As a Foundation Sponsor, TEOCO – alongside five other businesses – will provide the financial backing that is crucial to supporting RAG’s annual cycle of international conferences. In addition, TEOCO’s executive team will give their time as speakers at four of the RAG events, commencing with Derek Canfield, GM of Business Analytics at RAG’s London conference on the 24th-25th April in the BT Centre.

“TEOCO is one of the major players in the analytics and assurance industry – its growth and international reach are a testament to the quality of both its products and people,” explained Eric Priezkalns, RAG executive team member. “TEOCO has been an active member and supporter of RAG for several years and has what we call the ‘RAG spirit’. This is the belief that businesses succeed by making honesty and integrity central to its business, and that obtaining the best results comes from aligning with and supporting partners and the wider community. TEOCO’s Chairman and CEO Atul Jain has been one of our most respected and valued conference speakers, and coaches, inspiring professionals across the globe within the risk and assurance industry.”

He added: “We are proud to have the TEOCO as one of the Foundation Sponsors for this year’s annual cycle of RAG events. And thank the team and Atul for their ongoing support.”

Atul Jain, Chairman and CEO at TEOCO said “RAG provides an invaluable resource for all risk and assurance professionals in the industry. By bringing together experts from all corners of the globe to openly exchange ideas and offer advice at its annual series of events, it has played an important role in supporting the industry in the development of techniques and tools to counter fraud, leakage, and other risks. What’s more it has put the highest ethical standards for business conduct at the heart of everything the risk and assurance industry does. We consider it a privilege to be a Foundation Sponsor for RAG.”

About RAG

The Risk & Assurance Group (RAG) is dedicated to improving the practice of risk management, business assurance, fraud management and security within the providers of electronic communications services. RAG is a not-for-profit corporation run by experts in the field of risk and assurance within telcos. We seek to facilitate the education and networking of professionals in order to improve standards of performance, reduce waste, and better serve customers. Practitioners may become members and attend our events free of charge; financial support is provided by specialist vendors with an interest in highlighting the importance of the work done in this field, and in expanding its remit.