asier pagazaurtundua

asier pagazaurtundua

Veterinary Auditor at European Commission

Location
Ireland
Industry
Food Production

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asier pagazaurtundua's Overview

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Past
  • veterinary manager at Food Standards Agency
  • International speaker in public health, and animal health and welfare at DG SANCO and DG Enlargement
  • Head of official controls charging unit at Food Standards Agency
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asier pagazaurtundua's Summary

Veterinary Auditor at the Food and Veterinary Office at the European Commission posted in Ireland, dealing with food safety in the EU Member States and Third Countries wishing to export to the EU.

Eleven years of operational and managment experience at the Food Standards Agency in the United Kingdom auditing at food processing establishments ranging from direct operational delivery to high level discussions at senior level.
International speaker on EU legislative requirements for public health, animal health and animal welfare.
Project and programme management of high impact projects.

Specialties: Export requirements to third countries from EU of products of animal origin.
EU legislation on public health, animal health and welfare.

asier pagazaurtundua's Experience

Veterinary Auditor

European Commission

Government Agency; 10,001+ employees; Government Administration industry

September 2012Present (2 years 1 month) Ireland

Audit and Assessment of Compliance by EU Member States in the food safety legal framework. Audit and Assessment of equivalence agreements between EU and Third Countries wishing to export to the EU common market.

veterinary manager

Food Standards Agency

Government Agency; 1001-5000 employees; Food Production industry

August 2009August 2012 (3 years 1 month) York

Approval of meat processing establishments as required by EU legislation.
Export support of products of animal origin from EU member states to third countries like China, Russia, Brazil.
Development of standardisation and centralisation on the delivery of official controls in the United Kingdom in the meat industry.
Policy development of national guidances and direct involvement fo development of national legislation.
Technical management of Lead Veterinarians in South and North of England.

International speaker in public health, and animal health and welfare

DG SANCO and DG Enlargement

November 2008August 2012 (3 years 10 months) Brussels

Lead International expert working on behalf of European Commission on training workshops and sustained training missions on EU Member States, accession countries and third countries such as Egypt, Thailand; China; Turkey and Brazil.
Study visits to Member States on current delivery methods seeking improvement of efficiency and effectiveness.

Head of official controls charging unit

Food Standards Agency

Government Agency; 1001-5000 employees; Food Production industry

September 2009June 2011 (1 year 10 months) London, United Kingdom

UK leader and representative on the EU review of Reg. 882/2004 in the areas of fees and charges for the delivery of official controls in the areas of import controls, public health, animal health and animal welfare.
Development of UK high level position on negotiation and liaison with senior goverment officials on getting ministerial clearance procedures.
Programme management and development of impact assessments.
Development of Uk national policy on fees and charges for the delivery of official controls

asier pagazaurtundua's Skills & Expertise

  1. Animal Welfare
  2. Veterinary
  3. Animal Health
  4. Food Safety
  5. Public Health
  6. HACCP

asier pagazaurtundua's Education

Universidad de León

BSc, Veterinary Sciencies

19942000

Master in Meat Science and Food Technology from Bristol University (UK)
Diploma in Management Studies from Institute of Management Studies (UK)
Advanced Diploma in HACCP principles at Royal Society of Public Health

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