About Us

MIE is the largest background screening and vetting company in Southern Africa. With a wide-reaching footprint across Sub-Saharan Africa, MIE offers in-country services in over 30 African countries. The company's trusted and innovative smart vetting solutions and extensive industry knowledge make MIE the partner of choice, to advise and assist clients with all their candidate and commercial (client and supplier) background screening and vetting requirements.

In South Africa, MIE operates as a registered credit bureau and is a member of both the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) and the Southern African Fraud Prevention Service (SAFPS). MIE owns and operates the National Qualifications Register (NQR®). The NQR® is an electronic register with over 4.4-million graduate records from 27 subscribing tertiary institutions. The company also has presence of over 110 locations nationally across the MIE Fingerprint Zone.

MIE is a Broad-Based BEE Level 1

In today's highly publicised, digital environment, public and private sector entities must be more vigilant than ever about the people, suppliers and/or clients they choose to associate themselves with. The role of candidate and commercial background screening and vetting within risk management models is therefore critically important, as any insufficiencies in this regard could lead to significant reputational and/or financial implications.

Our aim is to proactively support our clients’ due diligence and business assurance processes through our technologically advanced solutions and consulting services. Our innovative and secure solutions and services have been developed based on the latest industry best practices and are supported by leading edge screening and vetting technology.

Our broad and expert skills set - supported by highly developed technical proficiency, extensive industry knowledge and a commitment to technological innovation - makes us the expert partner of choice to assess, advise and assist clients with all their candidate and commercial background screening and vetting requirements.