The Victoria Group (Management Consultants) Ltd. was founded in 1989 in the U.K. by Rod Goult, president and chief executive officer, to provide consultancy and training in ISO 9000 management systems development and business process improvement.
In May 1990 The Victoria Group became one of the first providers of ISO 9000 and Lead Auditor training in the U.S. The company incorporated in the Commonwealth of Virginia in March 1993. The principles of the organization have more than 50 years of combined practical experience in implementing and managing Standards-based quality systems across a wide range of manufacturing and service industries. This broad experience has resulted in the company quickly achieving worldwide recognition.
For several years Rod Goult represented the UK Federation of Auditor Training Organizations (FATO) on the Board of Directors of the International Personnel Certification Association (IPCA). He has been providing internationally recognized Auditor / Lead Auditor training since 1990.