Dr. Wolfgang Kreinberg

Senior Vice President of TÜV SÜD Product Service in Germany

Dr. Wolfgang Kreinberg was the Senior Vice President of TÜV SÜD Product Service in Germany and had worldwide responsibility as Chief Technical Officer and Chief Certification Officer for nearly 20 years. After his part time retirement he is still active as Senior Consultant International Affairs.

He studied electro technical engineering at the University of Braunschweig, Germany, attaining a PhD for Engineering, based on scientific research at the Medical University of Hanover, creating a database and solution for the maintenance of medical devices.

After spending more than five years in research and development in hardware and software Dr. Kreinberg is active more than 30  years in various management positions in the area of testing, certification and international compliance management. Lecturing at the University of Hanover for over the last 20 years, Dr. Kreinberg is also a member in national and international committees such as the Association of German Electrotechnical Engineers, the German Section of the International Federation of Hospital Engineering and German Association of Biomedical Engineering.

Dr. Kreinberg is the editor of several congress compendiums on biomedical and hospital engineering and has published works on testing and certification of electrical, electronics and medical products in specialist journals. In 2005, he was awarded the 1906 award of IEC.