Industrial Scientific, the global leader in gas detection, is pleased to announce several changes within the leadership team that position the company for continued growth.          

James Quasey, senior vice president of Industrial Scientific, has also been appointed to the role of general manager. In this dual role, James will be responsible for the company’s gas detection, sensing, and services business in addition to global engineering and operations.

Previously in the role of chief technology officer, Raghu Arunachalam has been appointed to general manager and senior vice president of the newly formed Industrial Scientific Digital division. In this role, Raghu will be responsible for all software as a service (SAAS) business, including iNet® software development and Predictive Solutions, with the goal of strengthening the company’s safety software platform to advance workplace safety with connectivity and predictive analytics.

Cedric Le Minter, former general manager of EMEA, has been appointed to the role of general manager and senior vice president, international. In this role, Cedric will be responsible for growth of the business in all regions outside of the Americas. He is tasked with formulating strategy and driving execution of commercial programs in both high-growth and established markets outside of the Americas.

“These leadership changes will enable Industrial Scientific and Predictive Solutions to create a connected safety platform that serves our global customers’ evolving needs,” said Justin McElhattan, president of Industrial Scientific. “With this increased focus, we will continue to grow and scale to support our global customers.”

About Industrial Scientific Corporation
As the global leader in gas detection, Industrial Scientific provides gas detection products and services that keep workers safe in hazardous environments. The company’s 700 employees in 21 countries are committed to preserving human life, and have dedicated their careers to eliminating death on the job by the year 2050. Established in 1985 and headquartered in Pittsburgh (USA), Industrial Scientific also has operations based in Arras, France and Shanghai, China, and provides technical services to customers from local service centers around the world. Industrial Scientific is the parent company to Predictive Solutions Corporation ( For more information, visit