Ray Faulkner is the Managing Director of iRed. Ray is an ex-airline pilot and Jet Captain(?) having flown commercially for 15 years before starting iRed in 2002 – before thermal imaging was recognised as an inspection tool. Ray joined the UKTA in 2003, and for many years served as Vice-Chair, promoting the need for certified training within industry. As well as sitting on the BINDT Working Group to oversee the PCN certification scheme, Ray also chaired the Building Thermography specialist group, with an emphasis on developing sustainable inspection techniques.