Based in Ely, Cambridgeshire, Ascough Training and Quality Services (ATQS) provides a variety of Management Consultancy, Auditing and Training Services to businesses and offers a personal and professional service tailored to the specific requirements of clients.
Mark Ascough established ATQS in 2005 after many years working in management positions in quality, technical and operations and has previously worked for a number of different businesses from small enterprises to large multinationals in a variety of industries, including engineering, the food industry and training services and has experience in the manufacture of a wide range of food products, the manufacture and assembly of domestic appliances and the manufacture and filling of industrial and food grade gas cylinders.
Extensive technical knowledge and experience of Quality Assurance and Quality Management System development, implementation and certification to standards including ISO 9001:2015, has been gained together with manufacturing and operations management experience, auditing and assessment of Quality Management Systems, regulatory compliance and the provision of training in food safety and nutrition. Mark has the benefit of experiencing the work environment and culture of many different countries around the world including in Europe, the Middle East, North America and Asia.
Mark Ascough is:
- A Chartered Member of the Chartered Quality Institute (MCQI CQP)
- An International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA) registered QMS Lead Auditor (Certification Number 01181534)
- A member of the Institute of Food Science and Technology (MIFST)