German Association for Excellence (GAE) was established in 2017 by prestigious founders such as German industry associations HDB (German Construction Industry Association), Spectaris (German High-tech Industry Association), VDMA (German Engineering Association, and ZVEI (German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association (ZVEI), and its operations include product quality testing and certification.
DQS is the first certification body (CB) of Germany. Operating under DAKKS, it is currently the leading German CB and the third largest CB in the world auditing and licensing credible companies such as Daimler, DuPont, Porsche, Philips, Siemens, Braun, Toyota and Airbus.
QS is one of the most respected certification bodies of Switzerland and the world. Operating under Swiss Accreditation Service (SAS), it monitors and certifies a vast number of fields, including medical devices. Since 2004, QS has been selected by the FDA as one of the 15 companies to audit and certify compliance with FDA QSR.
IQNet is a global network of leading certification bodies, effectively the leading global service provide in the field of non-financial assessments.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is the main regulatory body for evaluation and certification of foods, drugs, biologicals and medical equipment in US. FDA has established a quality system (QSR) for the manufacturers to ensure the products consistently meet applicable requirements and specifications, and oversees compliance through trusted certification bodies, including QS (Switzerland), which will in turn audit and monitor compliance with FDA QSR.
The Medical Equipment Department of Iran, is the official regulatory body of Ministry of Health and Medical Education for evaluation and certification of all activities regarding medical equipment in Iran. This department is responsible for ensuring compliance with domestic and international standards and guidelines.