Our API Approved Trainers

Yusuf Memon

Yusuf graduated in chemical engineering in 1975 and has been active in the fields of material selection, integrity management, corrosion and FFS (fitness for service) ever since currently working as a trainer and consultant. Yusuf has worked for some of the best companies in the world such as Saudi Aramco and Total. Yusuf is a professional engineer since 80s and an active member of ASME and NACE since early 2000.




Harry Moss

Dr. Moss is a fellow with Institute of Mechanical Engineers  and holds a PhD in corrosion from Oxford with 30 years of industrial experience. Harry was the BP global technical Authority responsible for preparing and implementing inspection strategies for 20 years. He is our API approved trainer and his field of interest includes: Corrosion, QHSE Management, Reliability Maintenance, Welding, NDT, Fitness for Service studies, Corrosion mitigation in Oil and Gas Industry, ISO/API/ASME consultancy and Inspection management.




Ely R Ramirez

Although being our youngest member of API approved trainers, Ely is one of the most accoladed inspectors in the word. Ely is a mechanical engineer, CWI, NDT Level III in five methods, NBBI Pressure Vessel Inspector, PMP and API authorized inspector in 10 methods with significant maintenance and training experience.




Afshin M Roodpishi

Afshin is a chartered mechanical engineer (CEng) and a chartered quality professional (CQP), a level III consultant, senior qualified welding (CSWIP 3.2.2) and coating inspector (BGAS) plus API authorized inspector in 8 methods with over 30 years of offshore and onshore experience.  Afshin is leading our E Learning API preparatory courses. He has recently written a practical guide on fabrication and quality management of equipment.




Our Support Team




Mali Sadat ( Human Resources Manager)

Mali holds a bachelor degree in statistics from Kabul University, Afghanistan (Gold Medallist) and a master degree in population science from UN accredited university (IIPS), Mumbai with over 30 years of experience.


Mehran Farrokhrouz (Planning Manager)

Mehran is a chemical engineer and an MBA with 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. He worked in different capacities from planning manager to project director of multi billion dollar projects.




Parsa Pordel (Strategy Implementation Advisor)

Parsa is an industrial engineer with an MBA. He has been a public speaker and advisor for several companies in engineering execution and strategy implementation.





Our Country managers

Dr. Mike Abbah (Regional Director, Middle East & Africa)

Mike is an educationist for over 30 years and instrumental for setting up several institutions within Africa & Middle East.


Ali Rafieeye (Country Manager, Australia)

Ali is a seasoned NDT level III consultant and welding engineer leading our Australian Office.




Siavash Asadnia (Country Manager, Canada)

Sia is an electrical engineer with over 30 years of experience leading our Canadian Office.


Parvis Samim (Regional Manager, Middle East)

Parvis holds a Master Degree in Oil and Gas Management from University of Plymouth, UK with over 15 years of experience and overseas our middle east operation.



Ben Shokry (Country Manager, USA)

Ben is an IT engineer by profession who has been actively involved in the coating and NDE fields in the past 15 years and leads our US office.



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