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Viswanathan Padmanabhan

Lead Auditor | India

Viswanathan Padmanabhan serves as a Lead Auditor with Social Accountability Accreditation Services.

He has over 40 years of professional experience from companies, such as Tata Steel, SGS India Limited and Det Norske Veritas. He has conducted audits in diverse fields, including chemicals, engineering, food processing, leather, pharmaceuticals, and textiles in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. Additionally, he has provided training on ISO 9001:2008, OHSAS 18001:2007, and ISO 14001:2006.

Padmanabhan holds a degree in electrical engineering. He is native Tamil speaker and fluently speaks English, Hindi, Kannada, and Malayalam.