Ignatius has operated as a management consultant for the past twenty-six years. Initially, he focused solely on assisting client organisations implement and obtain registration for quality management systems in compliance with ISO9000. He has worked with all versions of that standard beginning with BS5750 up to ISO9001: 2015.
Client organisations have ranged across a wide spectrum of business activity including manufacturing, transport and distribution, software, recruitment, management consultants, precision, structural and consulting engineering, food processing, electronics, construction, precast concrete and a State Agency as examples (all in respect of Quality Management System development and maintenance). Clients include State and Semi State, Healthcare, multi-national and plc., the indigenous and SME sector.
Ignatius has assisted approximately 120 organisations achieve ISO9000 and in many instances; certification to OHSAS18000/EN45000 and EN14001: 2015. In 2016-2018 he assisted client organisations in successfully upgrading their registrations to IS EN ISO9001: 2015 which included the provision of training programmes to clients of a Skillnet.