Mr. Julio Posse has worked for Sony Electronics Inc. since 1990 and has spent the last 20 years serving as the company’s Director of Corporate Product Safety.
Julio is an active member of many professional organizations, including the IEEE, NFPA; the International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization (ICPSHO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). Currently he acts as chair of the Product Safety Working Group of the Consumer Technology Association (CTA).
He has been a United States representative for TC 108 and has work with the Hazard-Based Standard Development Team and the Maintenance Team for the IEC 60065 International Safety Standard. For his contributions Julio has received the IEC 1906 Award in 2017.
He has brought his expertise and experience to several Underwriters Laboratories Standards Technical Panels on topics related to the safety of consumer and professional electronics products. In addition, he has developed and provided product safety and product liability risk reduction training for the design and manufacturing staff at several companies throughout Asia.