Why should your business consider ISO27001?
Without demonstrating appropriate information security management or security measures which are in place or listed below it is going to be much more difficult for your business to build trust with your customer base.
Prepare to deal with risks and business continuity.
It helps your business to address any gaps where steps can be taken proactively identify the risk to prepare to deal with these including implementing a business continuity plan.
Where you are is trying to win new business in majority of the sales verticals it is mandatory to show a ISO27001 certification as it will be requested as part of the pre-sales process along with a completed security questionnaires.
Take information security seriously.
Furthermore, if your business can demonstrate to a new customer that it has a ISO27001 certificate, it shows that your business takes information security seriously.
Awareness and protection.
By being better aligned across the business and everyone being aware through the ISMS training this will ensure common practices are being followed. Further, with ISMS incident management additional steps can be taken to ensure that the same things do not happen again.