Manila, december 2018

CRIF D&B Philippines Strengthens VIA Premium’s Global Reach

In order to strengthen the global reach of VIA Premium members, CRIF D&B Philippines presented the development plans for the Vendor Integrity Access (VIA) program.

Cris Matunan, Executive Vice-President/General Manager, welcomed the attendees at Top of the Citi, Citibank Tower, Makati. He talked about VIA’s goal to “go ASEAN” and how CRIF is working to constantly move the platform into new markets by 2019. Through CRIF’s strong presence in the Asia Pacific region, VIA can provide comprehensive capabilities in the field of supply chain management across markets.

“Our aim is to help companies in the region to transform into high-performance businesses by building valuable relationships that create sustainable supply chain management”, said Cris Matunan.

Top executives from CRIF companies in Malaysia and Indonesia also attended the event with a desire to explore supplier credit management opportunities in the region.

Established in 2013, VIA is an online compliance platform for vendor pre-qualification. VIA empowers procurement professionals to mitigate risk, reduce costs, and source vendors by leveraging best-in-class compliance evaluation. For suppliers, it allows businesses to discover opportunities through active vendor pre-qualification.