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Perumalsamy Prabakaran

Lead Auditor | India

Perumalsamy Prabakaran serves as a Lead Auditor for Social Accountability Accreditation Services. Prabakaran is a trainer, auditor, and consultant with over 25 years of industrial experience in different roles, including 14 years as an Associate Vice President – Technical with a multinational organization involved in testing, inspection and certifications. 

Prabakaran is an IRCA-certified lead tutor, lead auditor for ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, and a trainer and consultant for quality, process and productivity improvement, operational excellence, and business strategy design and implementation.

Prabakaran has conducted over 900 audits in various industries, including automotive, education, food, health care, IT, manufacturing, and textile across Africa, Asia, and Europe. In addition, he has delivered training programs related to productivity and quality improvement.

Prabakaran holds a degree in industrial engineering from the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering and an MBA from Bharathiar University. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in management. Prabakaran is a native Tamil speaker and fluently speaks English and Telugu with a working knowledge of Kannada and Malayalam.