Why is it great for Importers to be ISO 13485 certified? [Cristina Miroescu]

When we think of ISO 13485 certificate we mainly associate it with Medical Device manufacturers. But this can be also associated with other Medical Device Economic Operators.

In this episode, Cristina Miroescu (Compliance Director at Sofmedica) will explain to us why Sofmedica decided to be ISO 13485 certified. You’ll hear about their journey with the Plus and Minus. We are sure this may help you understand the process of certification if you are an importer or distributor.

Who is Cristina Miroescu?

Cristina joined SofMedica in 2000 as the first regulatory person preparing files for medicinal product and medical devices registration. Later on, as Regulatory Manager her role was to integrate the legal provisions and regulations into the company’s business strategy.

She used to manage quality management systems, vigilance, pharmacovigilance, regulatory, compliance, and warehouse management. As a Group Compliance Director Cristina is responsible to ensure the compliance of the company’s activity with the applicable legislation and requirements with a focus on contributing to building a quality culture of integrity, transparency, and honesty.

An important part of Cristina’s activity was focused between 2010 – 2015 in the medical services field in another company of SofMedica group when she was managing the quality management system, permits obtaining and maintenance for 15 dialysis centers in Romania. Cristina holds a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy.

Who is Monir El Azzouzi?

Monir El Azzouzi is a Medical Device Expert specializing in Quality and Regulatory Affairs. After working for many years with big Healthcare companies and particularly Johnson and Johnson, he decided to create EasyMedicalDevice.com to help people have a better understanding of the Medical Device Regulations all over the world. He now created the consulting firm Easy Medical Device GmbH and developed many ways to deliver knowledge through videos, podcasts, online courses…


Importer ISO 13485 Certification Cristina Miroescu Sofmedica and Monir El Azzouzi Easy Medical Device

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