International Organization for Standardization
International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is the world's largest developer and publisher of International Standards. ISO is a network of the national standards institutes of 163 countries, one member per country, with a Central Secretariat in Geneva, Switzerland, that coordinates the system. ISO is a non-governmental organization that forms a bridge between the public and private sectors.
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|Mr Terry Hill|
Terry Hill has been elected ISO President for a two-year term starting on 1 January 2013. British and a civil engineer, Terry has global experience creating and implementing infrastructure and transport projects that bring benefit to communities all around the world. Between 2004 and 2009 he was Chairman of Arup Group, an 11,000 staff independent firm of engineers, planners and technology consultants, and is now Chairman of its owning Trusts. He previously led its Infrastructure Division, where his role centred on consulting, infrastructure and managing major projects. Terry holds degrees in civil and structural engineering, and economics. He is a non-executive member of the Crossrail Ltd Board and a fellow or member of many professional associations including the UK Royal Academy of Engineering, the Institution of Civil Engineers and the World Economic Forum. He is married with three sons.