IOAS are pleased to confirm the appointment of Abrar Ahmed Apu as an Assessor specialising in textiles. Abrar is highly qualified with a Masters in Textile and Clothing Management and a BSc in Textile Technology, in addition to being a Certified Lead Auditor. His extensive work experience includes textile inspection and auditing of certification bodies; providing training services for GOTS; and lecturing at Bangladesh University of Textiles. Abrar has considerable knowledge of textile and recycled textile processing and chemical management and was previously working with IOAS as a freelance assessor. We are delighted to have Abrar as a permanent member of our team from 1St July 2021.