Industry Business Leaders

 

Rui Esteves

Rui has global responsibility for Intertek's AgriWorld business line which provides agricultural commodity assurance, inspection and testing services to support clients who trade, ship and store high value agri cargos across the world. AgriWorld assures the reduction of risk at every stage of our clients' supply chain, maintaining quality, quantity and traceability from farm to fork. Rui joined Intertek in 2010 following the acquisition of Moody International, as Regional Director Industry Services, South America. He then also led Intertek's Brazilian organisation as Country Managing Director. Prior to joining Intertek, Rui held various international executive roles in North, Central and South Americas; North and West Africa; UK and Southern Europe. Rui obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Economics, with emphasis in International Trade, at the University of Southern Mississippi. Email Rui Esteves.

Gavin Campbell

Gavin joined Intertek in 1999 and has global responsibility for the Building & Construction business line which provides designers, constructors, manufacturers, owners, and regulatory authorities the assurance that projects are constructed as designed, using materials that meet all of the necessary requirements. Prior to assuming his current role, Gavin was responsible for the Commercial & Electrical division in Canada and led the C&E sales organisation in North America, having started his career on the technical side of the Building Products business in Canada. Email Gavin Campbell

Calin Moldovean

Calin has global responsibility for the Intertek Business Assurance and Food Services operations, providing a wide range of assurance, testing, inspection and certification services, focused on helping Intertek customers identify and mitigate the intrinsic risks in their operations, supply chain and business processes. Since joining Intertek in 2008, Calin has held several senior management roles and lead a variety of global laboratory, auditing and training operations. Prior to 2008, Calin was VP of Auditing & Medical Services for the TÜV SÜD North American operations, having joined TÜV in 1992 as a Vehicle Technology Engineer, followed by progressive positions as Vehicle Safety Manager, Automotive Program Manager and Director of Operations. He became a certified lead auditor in 1996, auditing hundreds of organizations throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. Calin holds an M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from Transilvania University (Brasov, Romania) and an Executive MBA from Suffolk University (Boston, USA). Email Calin Moldovean

Nimer Al-Hafi

Nimer is responsible for the largest global business line at Intertek, Cargo & Analytical Assessment which covers a wide range of Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification services to the downstream oil and gas and other similar industries. Prior to taking up his current position, Nimer was Senior Vice President, Group’s ATIC Operational Excellence and was also responsible for North-East Asia and Australasia. Prior to this, he was the Group's Global Customer Service agenda and President of Intertek’s US Products group covering testing, inspection, certification, consulting and quality assurance services, having started with the Company as an Engineer in 1995. Email Nimer Al-Hafi

Saranpal (“Sunny”) Rai

Sunny Rai has global responsibility for Intertek's Electrical & Network Assurance business line which provides quality solutions to the electrical products industry worldwide; from auditing and inspection, to testing, training, advisory, quality assurance and certification. The Electrical & Network Assurance business line also provides comprehensive assurance solutions for evaluating performance, reliability, compliance and security for mobile devices and networks including the Internet of Things. Sunny joined Intertek in 1986 as a Project Engineer and has held various roles in engineering, sales and operational management for Semiconductor, Renewable Energy and Industrial product businesses for Intertek. Sunny holds a BSc in Physics from University of Delhi, India and a degree in Electronic Engineering Technology from San Francisco, California. He is the Co-Chair of International Compliance & Regulatory Committee (ICRC) at SEMI, Task Group leader for IECRE PV scheme and an active member and leader of standards development organizations including UL, IEC, ASSE and SEMI. Email Sunny Rai

John Fowler

John leads Intertek's global Minerals and Exploration & Production business lines offering testing, inspection, assurance and certification services to the Resources industry. Joining Intertek in 1985, John has had various roles within the Minerals business line in Indonesia, West Africa, Canada and Australia. John has held responsibility for the Intertek Minerals business for over 20 years driving significant growth globally, and in 2016 assumed additional responsibility for the Exploration & Production business line. John qualified as a chemist at Auckland Technical Institute in New Zealand, initially working in the fields of environmental, pharmaceutical, minerals and forensic chemistry, including technical, management audit and assurance roles. Email John Fowler

Calin Moldovean

Calin has global responsibility for the Intertek Business Assurance and Food Services businesses. Since joining Intertek in 2008, Calin has held several senior management roles and led a variety of laboratory, auditing and training operations. Prior to 2008, Calin was VP of Auditing & Medical Services for the TÜV SÜD North American operations, having joined TÜV in 1992 as a Vehicle Technology Engineer and holding a range of positions including Vehicle Safety Manager, Automotive Program Manager and Director of Operations. He became a certified lead auditor in 1996, auditing hundreds of organisations throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. Calin holds an M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from Transylvania University (Brasov, Romania) and an Executive MBA from Suffolk University (Boston, USA). Email Calin Moldovean

Thomas Kordick

Thomas is Global Business Line Leader for Government and Trade Services which provides assurance to governments on the quality of their imported shipments through conformity certification, ensuring that country and international standards are met to protect their citizens, environment and economy. GTS also provides governments with Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification services to enable safe and secure cross-border trade, as well as working with exporters, importers and manufacturers. In doing so, GTS delivers market access support to brands, manufacturers, retailers and traders, enabling products and shipments to meet industry, international and local standards and compliance requirements. Prior to joining Intertek in 2016, Thomas held senior management and executive management positions at CIBA Vision, Novartis, GE Lighting and PepsiCo. Email Thomas Kordick

Tim Hubbard

Tim leads Intertek's Hardlines business and brings more than 25 years of insight and experience to clients in the industry. Tim's background includes leading the delivery of product and regulatory compliance testing and engineering services on a world-wide basis as well as third-party automotive component and systems design and production validation, test engineering, and operational and business development management. Tim and his team provide assurance of total product quality through standard and test method training & advisory solutions, accredited certification, testing and inspection services to a wide range of automotive products, components and vehicle-technologies to assist global and local clients with their safety, quality and performance needs. Email Tim Hubbard

Ayush Dhital

Ayush has global responsibility for the Health, Environmental & Regulatory Services (HERS) and Product Assurance (PA) business line. Since joining Intertek in 2014, Ayush has held several senior operational and strategic management roles prior to moving into his current position as Vice President & Global Business Line Leader. Ayush leads a global team of scientific, engineering and regulatory experts who provide assurance and advisory services in the areas of human and environmental health, toxicology, product safety and quality and scientific & regulatory affairs. His Global Business Line serves a variety of clients, and specialises in the areas of Chemicals & Biocides, Food & Nutrition, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Cosmetics, Restricted Substances, Food Contact, Product Safety & Quality, and Environmental, Safety & Sustainability. Prior to joining Intertek, Ayush worked in the financial services and investment banking industry in London with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), JP Morgan and most recently with Goldman Sachs International. Ayush has a BSc in Economics from University College London; a MSc in Accounting and Finance from the London School of Economics; and has completed the Program for Leadership Development at Harvard Business School. Ayush is also certified in England and Wales as a qualified Associate Chartered Accountant (ACA). Email Ayush Dhital

Alex Buehler

Joined Intertek in 2017. Alex has responsibility for Global Resources, comprising our business lines of Industry Services, Minerals, and Exploration & Production. Prior to joining Intertek, Alex was President and CEO of Energy Maintenance Services (EMS) and before this held senior executive management positions at Energy Recovery and Insituform Technologies, Inc. (now Aegion Corporation) in both the U.S. and Europe. Alex has a B.S. in Civil Engineering and an M.B.A. in Finance. Email Alex Buehler

John Fowler

John leads Intertek's global Minerals and Exploration & Production business lines offering testing, inspection, assurance and certification services to the Resources industry. Joining Intertek in 1985, John has had various roles within the Minerals business line in Indonesia, West Africa, Canada and Australia. John has held responsibility for the Intertek Minerals business for over 20 years driving significant growth globally, and in 2016 assumed additional responsibility for the Exploration & Production business line. John qualified as a chemist at Auckland Technical Institute in New Zealand, initially working in the fields of environmental, pharmaceutical, minerals and forensic chemistry, including technical, management audit and assurance roles. Email John Fowler

Christina Law

Christina leads Intertek's Softlines business, offering testing, inspection, assurance and certification services to fashion and footwear retailers worldwide. Email Christina Law

Tim Hubbard

Tim leads Intertek's Transportation Technologies business and brings more than 25 years of insight and experience to clients in the industry. Tim's background includes leading the delivery of product and regulatory compliance testing and engineering services on a world-wide basis as well as third-party automotive component and systems design and production validation, test engineering, and operational and business development management. Tim and his team provide assurance of total product quality through standard and test method training & advisory solutions, accredited certification, testing and inspection services to a wide range of automotive products, components and vehicle-technologies to assist global and local clients with their safety, quality and performance needs. Email Tim Hubbard