OCS joins over 85 of Ireland’s top companies as a member of Business in the Community Ireland

BITCI News - Aug 23, 2017

Business in the Community Ireland (BITCI) recently announced that services company OCS, has joined its business network of over 85 companies dedicated to responsible business and sustainability. BITCI is a non-profit business network dedicated to supporting companies of all sizes on their sustainability journey. It is the only network of its kind in Ireland with members including some of Ireland’s largest companies.

OCS-One Complete solution was established in 1901 and now has a turnover of €1B euro and is internationally supported by 87,000 staff in 40 countries offering over 80+ facilities management services.

Operating in Ireland since 1966, OCS One Complete Solution has over 2000 staff with a strong nationwide presence throughout the island of Ireland including Limerick, offering a broad range of facility management solutions to business & industry, healthcare, pharmaceutical, leisure, retail and government sectors.

Commenting on the decision to become a member of BITCI, Aine Mulcahy, Managing Director of OCS said: We are excited to become part of such a rewarding community. Team OCS have a future vision to develop our sustainability standards and are delighted to be guided by the BITCI network. Part of this vision is also to ensure there is buy-in from everyone within our organisation in relation to CSR and its importance as a business issue rather than it being on the periphery ensuring its impact is both environmental and at a higher social level.

Welcoming OCS to the network, Tina Roche, CEO of BITCI stated: “We are delighted to be welcoming OCS to the BITCI network. OCS has a national presence and we look forward to working with them closely on their sustainability strategy. Companies increasingly know that sustainability is no longer optional and talent want to work for companies that demonstrate responsible business practices so we delighted to see our network expanding this year”. 

 For further information please contact:

Moira Horgan, Business in the Community Ireland, 086 172 2105 mhorgan@bitc.ie

Editors Notes

 Background to Business in the Community Ireland

Business in the Community Ireland is the country’s only network for responsible business. We help companies measure, manage and report on their corporate responsibility. In addition, we run the Business Working Responsibly Mark certification for responsible and sustainable business practices which is audited by the NSAI.