Andreas Nilsson is the leader of the CoE(Centre of Excellence) for Medical Electrical Equipment in the Nemko Group. He has 14 years of experience working with the IEC 60601 series of standards. He has a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, with emphasis on Medical Technology, from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden. Andreas is active in several working groups in the international standardization committee for Medical Electrical Equipment –IEC TC 62. He is the convener of IEC SC 62A/MT 30 dealing with fire and temperature hazards in IEC 60601-1 and also the chairman of NEK NK 62 in Norway. He is also an expert of the IECEE CTL-3 and a technical assessor under the IECEE CB Scheme.