Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / UL adds Saeed as Textiles & Apparel Subject Matter Expert
UL adds Saeed as Textiles & Apparel Subject Matter Expert
24
Jul '14
UL Consumer Products, a leading global provider of independent testing, inspection and audit services, announced that M. Saeed Sheikh has joined the company as lead technical consultant and subject matter expert for the divisions textile and apparel services. With responsibility for the review and interpretation of technical data and test results, Mr. Sheikh will serve as expert technical and regulatory resource for UL customers and its softlines testing laboratories.
 
Mr. Sheikh joins UL Consumer Products from Gap, Inc., where he held the technical role of ensuring the maintenance of company standards and quality throughout development and production. Most recently, Mr. Sheikh was with SGS Consumer Testing, assisting customers in the resolution of quality and safety events, care labeling, and compliance to regulatory requirements including CPSIA, Children's safety, CA Prop 65, and product flammability. As Senior Manager for Esquel Enterprises Ltd., in Guangdong, China, he lead several teams to provide technical support to factories and vendors, as well as a merchandising team for product development.
 
"The knowledge and experience that Saeed Sheikh brings to UL provides a greater level of technical depth to our textile and apparel, and Global Technical Resource teams, while allowing UL to bring more efficiency to our operational business practices, and greater opportunities for our clients," said Michael Shows, Global Technical Research Director for UL's Consumer Products division.
 
Prior to joining Esquel Enterprises Ltd., Mr. Sheikh held managerial positions at The Worcester Company, Elizabeth Webbing Mills, and Harodite Finishing Company where he was responsible for implementing corporate product testing and compliance programs, providing technical expertise to pre-production, product development, and maintaining plant safety for compliance with local, state and federal regulations.
 

UL Consumer Products

Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Nandan Denim

Textiles | On 29th Sep 2016

Nandan Denim to raise Rs 100 crore through FPIs

Indian denim fabric producer Nandan Denim Ltd (NDL) plans to raise Rs ...

Textiles | On 29th Sep 2016

Maharashtra may dethrone Gujarat in cotton production

After facing a drought in the major cotton growing region of...

NITRA's Board meeting in progress. Courtesy: NITRA

Textiles | On 29th Sep 2016

Textile industry at a very important threshold: NITRA

India’s textile industry is at a very important threshold. It has a...

Interviews View All

Priyanka
Studio Priyanka Rajiv

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Eric Scholler
Groz-Beckert

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Prathyusha Garimella
Prathyusha Garimella

Hyderabad-based designer Prathyusha Garimella is known for blending...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH
September 2016

September 2016

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


Advanced Search