Greg Hutchins, PE, CERM – More Than 45 Years


Mr. Hutchins coined the phrase – Future of Quality: Risk®.  Q+E has been evangelizing this concept since 2000 with the first article in Quality Progress.  Currently, all ISO management system standards incorporate risk.  Q+E is a leading firm helping organization transition to Enterprise Risk Management, Risk Assurance, and Supply Chain Risk Management.  Quality+Engineering is also the developer of Certified Enterprise Risk Manager® consisting of ERM, Project Risk Management, and Risk Assurance.

Sectors | Segments | Applications

Q+E was the first firm approved for Critical Infrastructure Protection: Assurance, Analytics® (CIP FAA) by the U.S. Government.  Q+E uses ISO 31K, COSO, SEI:CMM, SCAMPI; ISO 9001 to provide enterprise risk architecture, design, deployment, and assurance for all types of enforcement regulators and compliance (GRC) companies through professional engineering attestation.

Q+E has provided enforcement and compliance consulting in the following CIP sectors: water, electric power, chemicals, food, natural gas, etc.  Q+E wrote the book on Risk Based Audits and has conducted hundreds of assurance assessments, including forensic, assurance, performance (Yellow Book/Red Book), quality (ISO 9K, COBIT 28K, ISO 27K etc.), technology (NIST 800s, COBIT, 27K), and analytical (DHS, FAA, FDA, DOE, etc.).


  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Department of Energy
  • U.S. Department of Transportation
  • GasCo and Oil/gas companies
  • State of Oregon (Legislature)
  • Microsoft
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Coca-Cola
  • Microsoft
  • Boeing
  • First Data Corporation

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Date posted: January 19, 2021 | Author: