Colin Watkins • ISO Quality Services Limited

Colin Watkins

Colin Watkins


Colin is our longest serving assessor, having been with the company for over 15 years. He is a trusted member of the team who manages a close relationship between the internal and external team. Due to his extensive working career, Colin has an array of skills and knowledge which he is able to bring to any business table.

Experience with ISO Quality Services

Colin has been with ISO Quality Services since 2005 before becoming an official assessor for the business in 2006. Since being with us, Colin has gained experience by implementing and auditing the following ISO standards:

  • ISO 9001 Quality Management
  • ISO 14001 Environmental
  • ISO 27001 Information Security
  • ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety
  • ISO 22301 Business Continuity
  • ISO 17100 Translation
  • BS EN 15713 Secure Destruction of Confidential Material

Colin is our Head Senior Lead Assessor and has extensive experience working with an array of businesses in both his current and previous role, where he worked as a Business Banking Manager at Lloyds Bank for 10 years. He is therefore well accustom to providing support to businesses, ensuring their needs are met.

Employment History

Over his 40 years at Lloyds Bank, Colin’s roles and responsibilities were wide and varied before spending his last 10 years working within the SME market as a Business Banking Manager. Colin’s other responsibilities during his career included the coaching and mentoring of graduate entrants and management and delivery of the overall branch training needs in which he worked. In addition, Colin was also a panel speaker with the Banking Information Service, where he delivered talks to schools to enhance financial knowledge and awareness in pupils. The skills he gained from these varied roles have been invaluable during his time as ISO Quality Services.

During his extensive career, Colin gained a great deal of experience that he has been able to bring to the team today. As our most senior assessor, he delivers induction programmes to new assessors and is our Head Trainer, having devised most of our training material for our ISO training courses.