Quality Magazine

SGS Appoints New Strategic NDT Operations Development Leader for Asia

August 16, 2010

On August 1, 2010, SGS appointed Jason Scott as the new Strategic NDT Operations Development Leader for Asia, based in the Philippines. Jason will focus on developing strategic operations in the field of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) and Project Management globally but with a particular focus on Asia.

In 1994, Jason started his career as NDT technician in the United Kingdom, where he gained valuable experience in the field of Non-Destructive Testing. In 1997 he took the opportunity to work at Lavender International, the International NDT Training Center based in Sheffield, UK, where he spent several years travelling around the world training and examining inspectors in accordance with American and European certification schemes, before joining SGS in April 2004.

Jason was then based in Nigeria managing major multinational NDT projects for SGS on Bonny Island. Three years later, in 2007, he joined SGS China in Shanghai to take on the challenge of opening a new NDT Training & Examination Center for the SGS Group. Six years later, on August 1, 2010, Jason was appointed as Strategic NDT Operations Development Leader for Asia, based in Philippines. In his new role, he will be responsible for the development of strategic operations in the field of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) and Project Management for SGS Industrial Services.