RECOGNITION & RESULTS
NXTGen Quality Solutions was founded by Ian McCabe FCQI, CQP, DipQ. Ians work has been recognised by the Chartered Quality Institute and has also featured in various case studies, professional journals and research publications.
Ian was also responsible for the first company in the Nuclear sector achieving ISO 9001:2015 transition with their third party certification body LRQA. He has hands-on experience overcoming the many challenges facing organisations and individuals who are looking to modernise their approach to quality.
2018 QUALITY ORGANISATION OF THE YEAR
Working in conjunction with the team at Oakland Consulting, NXTGen Quality Solutions served as Lead Technical Consultant to global crane manufacturer HIAB, providing advice and guidance to support the organisations successful application for the CQI Quality Organisation of the Year award. HIAB were the first ever recipients of this award.
REVISED CQI COMPETENCY GUIDE & TOOL: ARCHITECT AND AUTHOR
In Sept 2017 the CQI commissioned NXTGen to undertake a comprehensive review of the structure and content of both its competency guide and score tool. Together they provide a framework for managing and developing quality professionals’ competencies. The revised framework, published in April 2018 was well received with Stuart Ainsworth of Lloyd’s Register calling it “a fantastic framework to give us legitimacy in the eyes of other professionals”, while David Lloyd of Jaguar Land Rover said it was “a great step forward”.
Quality World, May 2017
Cover feature in Quality World. This article profiles the first recruits to be accepted onto Nuvia’s quality apprenticeship scheme. It outlines how "the ambitious programme", led by Ian is "nurturing the quality leaders of tomorrow"
REPOSITIONING THE PROFESSION
This is a five part research publication produced by Oakland Consulting and commissioned by the Chartered Quality Institute. Designed to provide an insight into the successful implementation of quality throughout the business, Repositioning the Profession features interviews with senior leaders, from across industry including NXTGen's Founder Ian McCabe.
CLASS OF 2015
Quality World, December 2015
Ian was recognised by the Chartered Quality Institute in their Top 10 list of people who helped shape their thinking of Best Practice in 2015.
PASSING THE TEST
Quality World, October 2015
Cover Feature in Quality World. This article profiled Ian's career history to date and how the CQI Competency Framework has been a key driver in his work.