.Srinivas Rao, a post graduate from IISC Bangalore started his corporate stints with Tata Steel– a subsidiary of the Tata Group. While working with Tata’s Srinivas got an exposure to the various units such as production, process control, quality control, management and allied activities. Generating interest in the implementation of quality initiatives as it was used an introduction to quality management systems globally, his involvement gave him the opportunity to implement quality in the mines division of Tata Steel. Implementing and executing projects successfully for nearly five years, he applied for a transfer to city like Jamshedpur or Kolkata, but, it didn’t materialise.. Thus, one fine day while having a discussion with his wife she suggested him why not to start something of his own in the quality consulting & training space. Thinking deep into it, he decided to amalgamate the experience, interest, and ideas in one platform. Hence, Real Time Quality Management Services came into existence.
Established in 1997 with the core competency in Quality Management Systems, RTQMS endeavours to add value to the clients business with its best-in-class solutions. Explicating on the inception story, G. Srinivas Rao, Principal Consultant & CEO speaks, “As it was a call taken by ourselves, I and my wife started on our own. She used to handle the documentation work whereby I used to visit the industries. Though there were initial challenges eventually we overcame those with certifying eight companies in small, medium & large scale in the first year itself. Analyzing that as we were able to demonstrate our competence, we decided to institutionalize as a platform. Hence, RTQMS emerged as a consultancy platform in ISO training & consulting.”
An Array of Services - Formal Certifications & Beyond
Dealing with the various certifications & management systems, the company offers consultancy & training services for ISO 9001, ISO 14001
AS9100, TS/IATF 16949, ISO 22000, FSMS-HACCP, NABL Accreditation and other related management systems. Apart from the major consulting & training services, the company offers its services in other global management systems in accordance with specific industry standards.
The strength of RTQMS is its team and customer base to contribute to value addition to organizations through management systems standards.
RTQMS has captivated its own signature in establishing and guiding the organization for Integrated Management Systems (IMS). With its unique personalized and a customized model for real-time applications, RTQMS aligns the organization's management systems with business strategies of organization. When IMS is implemented, the company not achieves multiple certification at the same time but also the focus centres on the performance of the organization as a whole and at Functional level. “Our keen focus is on organization’s processes and how to add value by aligning the organizational processes to the strategies. Moreover, we add value through establishing, Key Performance Indicators at relevant Functions and level of organization and linking KPIs to the targets.” states Rao.
The company also renders a Business Process Management module whereby it maps the organizations’ business process and promotes to assess the performance. Moreover, its training platform enables a common module that includes orientation, in-house, workshops for risk management, process management, legal requirements and more.
Plans for New Office base & Business Models
Having its presence in Hyderabad & Visakhapatnam, RTQMS aims to deliver customized services designed for cost-effective approach suiting the current global competitive environment. The strength of RTQMS is its team and customer base to contribute to value addition to organizations through management systems standards.
Srinivas concludes, “We are planning to expand services based Business Excellence Models and integrate management systems standards to result in Quality in all spheres of the organization.