A prestigious industry award has been given to Stuart Bond, Group Corrosion Business Development Manager, of Exova.
Stuart has received a Distinguished Service Award from NACE International, The Corrosion Society in recognition of his support of the organisation’s activities in Europe and in the service of NACE International. He is one of only five recipients worldwide and the only European representative.
The awards recognise individuals who have made a significant and lasting contribution to the corrosion industry. A well-respected expert in his field, Stuart has over 27 years’ experience in consultancy and industrial applied research, with a particular focus on the Oil & Gas sector. Prior to joining Exova where he fulfils a global role for the organisation, he had a long career with TWI Ltd, where he held a number of key technical and business development positions, culminating in the management of the company’s Materials Performance and Ferrous Alloys Section. This was preceded by a corrosion engineer role at British Non-Ferrous Metals Technology Centre, having commenced his career with British Gas Research & Technology.
Commenting on Stuart’s award, Roger Digby, group technical director of Exova, said: “This is very well deserved recognition for Stuart, and we are delighted that he has been honoured by NACE in this way. His technical expertise, and his outstanding appreciation of the global corrosion challenge, brings real added value to Exova’s customers and to our teams working in the industry worldwide.”