Competence center functional safety

About us

The SGS Group has pooled its Functional Safety expertise in a Functional Safety Competence Center based in Munich that was launched in July 2010. The Competence Center coordinates the worldwide activities. The SGS Group thus offers services in the field of Functional Safety, which are delivered by local experts.

The Competence Center is headed by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., who was in charge of Electronic Safety at TÜV SÜD Automotive GmbH from May 2000 to June 2010. The expert team draws on many years of experience in the TÜV environment as well.

The Competence Center is an accredited provider of Functional Safety services. These services encompass the Automotive, Automation, Software, Semiconductors and Process Industry sectors.

We are member in the relevant standardization committees, e.g. for ISO TC22/SC3/WG16 (ISO 26262).