Maurizio Suppo, Belgium

Maurizio Suppo, trained as a molecular biologist, has 30 years of experience in Quality & Regulatory in international medical device and in-vitro diagnostic industry.

He has been the Director of EDMA (European Association of In-Vitro Diagnostic Manufacturers) from 95 to 98 and in those years he has played a fundamental role in the drafting process of the EU IVD-Directive (98/79/EC) by representing the IVD industry at the EU Commission, EU Parliament and EU Council.

Trained ISO-9001 & 13485 auditor Dr. Suppo later on extended his RAQS competence outside the EU borders by being responsible world-wide for RAQS and EHS for Dade Behring and later for Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics.

From July 2012 Dr. Suppo joined QARAD ( as principal consultant. QARAD is a leading European company specialized in RAQS consultancy for medical devices and IVDs.