Nilesh Padhariya is a CEO and principal consultant of Global Manager Group (a leading consultancy company engaged in training as well as management system certification and accreditation of laboratories, inspection bodies, PT Provider and reference material producers) as well as CEO and Technical Manager of National Centre for Quality Calibration, (ISO/IEC 17025 accredited calibration laboratory engaged in the calibration of mechanical, thermal and electro–technical disciplines). Nilesh is working for ISO/IEC 17025, ISO/IEC 17020, ISO/IEC 17024, ISO/IEC 17021, ISO/IEC 17034, ISO/IEC 17065 implementations and training since 1995.
- Bachelor in Industrial Engineering in 1993
- Auditor for ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 17025, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001
- 1993 to 1995, Lecturer in Lukhdhirji Engineering College for 2 years (Morbi) in the educational field in the engineering college.
- 1995 to 1997 Quality Assurance Incharge and Management Representative in Prashant Gamatex Pvt. Ltd. Also Incharge for testing laboratory. As well as certified ISO 9001 Auditor.
- More than 20 years experience for ISO/IEC 17025 consultancy
Since 1997 onward Joined as a consultant in Global Manager Group of companies. He has helped more than 900 companies in more than 10 countries globally for ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO/IEC 17025, ISO/IEC 17024, ISO/IEC 17021, ISO/IEC 17065, BS OHSAS 18001, CE mark, 5S lean manufacturing, Good Laboratory practices etc. At present he is working as a CEO and overall Head for ISO/IEC 17025 Consultancy division. With his help more than 100 different laboratories (such as water and waste water, Civil construction materials, metal testing, material testing, microbiological, chemical, petroleum, food testing) are accredited to ISO/IEC 17025 from ILAC/APLAC MRA under his guidance. He has also carried–out external audits as a technical expert on behalf of certifying body. He has very rich experience for laboratory accreditation under ISO/IEC 17025 for material, water, chemical, metal food and petroleum testing and calibration laboratory. He is expert in uncertainty measurement, calibration of all types of instruments and method validation.
- Nilesh has conducted many training programs on ISO/IEC 17025 certified internal auditor and uncertainty of measurement
- The first laboratory Yasref in Saudi Arabia in the globe is accredited for ISO/IEC 17025:2017 revised standard under his advice as a project manager in the consultancy.
- Expertise in calibration of instruments, testing of chemical and mechanical.