Pietos: A Reliable Partner for Best-in-Class Background Checks

Barsha Chakraborty, FounderBackground screening & verification is becoming an extremely important process nowadays, and the whole world is accepting it. According to Allied Market Research report, the global employment screening services market stood at $2,939 million in 2016, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.5 percent to reach $4,892 million by 2023. These statistics clearly state that the industry is witnessing a huge growth with great demand globally, and the scenario is not much different in India.

Contributing to this growth, while helping organizations to select the right, genuine and best candidate for employment is Pietos, a New Delhi-based background screening company. Pietos is the brainchild of Barsha Chakraborty (Founder) and under her aegis, the firm has cemented its hold in the corporate sector as one of the leading firms that operates as a highly professional partner for background verification services. “Our aim is to ensure the optimum level of client satisfaction. Thus, we endeavour to offer the most reliable, compliant and cost effective background screening solutions in the industry,” states Barsha.

Ensuring the Right Selection
Bad hires have continued to be a pain point for the talent acquisition function in the HR fraternity. Also, cases of employee fraud and misrepresentation of resume or employment data have been plaguing the recruitment
process for years. Identifying these challenges attached in the industry and with a commitment to provide a seamless solution for organizations on various background verification activities, Pietos came-up with extremely processes-oriented and research based approaches that helped the firm to gain the confidence of its client base.

We endeavour to offer the most reliable, compliant and cost-effective background screening solutions in the industry

Not just to businesses like large corporate, companies, or recruiters, but the firm also offers background check services to individuals like consultants and landlords. The array of verification services that the firm offers comprises of national identity check, address verification, education verification, previous employment verification, reference check, court record check, criminal records verification, drug test, global criminal database, credit check, social background verification and social media check. But what differentiates Pietos from the crowd are its internal processes and path-breaking technologies, leveraging which the firm fulfils the needs of its clients while ensuring that the verification processes are smooth, quick and efficient.

Differential Factor
Being an ISO 9001:2015, ISO 27001:2013, ISMS certified company and as a member of National Academic Depository and NASSCOM, Pietos adheres strictly to the compliances. Besides, the firm is very stringent with its internal information security and maintains highsecurity standards as well as the confidentiality of the data involved. Data security is crucial not only for legal and ethical reasons, but also because of proprietary considerations. Pietos completely understands that, and this is what makes the firm stronger in its domain. To further strengthen the security factor, Pietos has installed CCTV cameras biometric units, and secured servers in order to avoid theft and misuse of data. Alongside, leveraging technology to its best extent Pietos is working on an innovative AI-based system that will not just reduce the human interference, but increase the efficiency decrease the turnaround time and enhance the security for its verification services.

Today, Pietos is one of the names to reckon with in the background verification sector, and with its dedicated services, the firm has been witnessing profits since its inception. “Last year, we observed 15 percent growth in revenue, and our target is to achieve at least double this year. We are also looking at ramping-up. So, we are trying to hire talented candidates in the coming future,” concludes Barsha.