Roy D’Ardenne

Roy’s forty-five years of experience includes business ownerships, business sustainability, information security management, environmental management, plant operations management, systems integration, strategic planning, and systems design and installation.

His experience also includes consulting, project management, P&L analysis, training, certification auditing, and problem resolution in the service, manufacturing, public service, and information security, and business continuity industries.

Roy is an Exemplar Global Certified Skill Examiner, as well as, an Exemplar Global, IRCA, and BSI certified QMS Lead Auditor and IRCA certified ISMS provisional auditor. In addition, he is a certified instructor for the Exemplar Global Lead Auditor and Internal Auditor courses for ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO 27001, as well as, the IRCA certified ISO 27001 Lead Auditor course.

His auditing expertise includes third party certification audits for five registrars, baseline assessments (gap analysis), internal audits, external audits, and compliance audits. He has worked with 1000+ organizations on some phase of the ISO 9001, ISO 14001,  and ISO 27001 implementation process and has working relationships with fifteen registrars.

Businesses have benefited greatly from his skills in creating highly successful quality, information security and integrated management systems and internal auditing processes that contribute heavily to the bottom line, job classification programs, quality and integrated system manuals, flow charts, and procedures. He is frequently published in journals and newsletters and speaks at many meetings on ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO 27001.

Roy has taught over 950 open enrollment and on-site ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, Internal Auditor, executive/management awareness, overview, implementation, documentation, internal auditing, mini-auditing, registrar selection, transition, and return on quality workshops/courses.

Roy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and served as a US Army officer in Vietnam. He is a member of the Institute of Management Consultants and a senior member of the American Society for Quality.