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TÜV SÜD America Appoints Senior Vice President of Commercial, Consumer, and Medical Products, Promoting Kapil Bansal

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October 16, 2019, Peabody, Massachusetts. TÜV SÜD America Inc., a premium quality, safety, and sustainability solutions provider that specializes in testing, inspection, auditing, certification, training, and knowledge services, announces the appointment of Kapil Bansal to the role of Senior Vice President of Commercial, Consumer, and Medical Products for the Americas region.

Kapil BansalKapil Bansal has a stellar track record of customer-focused leadership, and brings many years of experience in senior executive roles where he has driven transformational organizational growth. Prior to being promoted into this new role, since 2010, Kapil was the Senior Vice President of the Consumer Products & Retail business globally.

Kapil began his career with TÜV SÜD in December 2007 and has almost twenty years of global experience in the areas of general management, business development, operations and sales. Kapil also serves on the Board of Footwear Distributor & Retailers of America (FDRA), the largest footwear association in North America.

“We are delighted that Kapil Bansal has been promoted into this role. Kapil is a proven strategic and creative leader with passion for new challenges. He is highly energetic, customer-centric, and thrives in the dynamism of working in a multi-cultural team, which inspires and brings out the best in our people,” stated John Tesoro, President and CEO of TÜV SÜD America.

“I am thrilled to take on this new role at TÜV SÜD America and am looking forward to working with our team leveraging people’s strengths and delivering consistently for our customers who rely on us for their product safety testing and certification needs. It’s exciting to be at the helm of this critical business unit, ensuring we keep innovating and delivering value,” said Kapil Bansal.

Connect with Kapil Bansal on LinkedIn @

For more information on TÜV SÜD services in the Americas, visit

Media Relations:

Jasmine Martirossian
Vice President of Marketing
TÜV SÜD America Inc.
Phone: +978-288-9706
Fax: +978 977 0159
Email: [email protected]

TÜV SÜD is a premium quality, safety, and sustainability solutions provider that specializes in testing, inspection, auditing, certification, training, and knowledge services. Since 1866, the company has remained committed to its founding principle of protecting people, property and the environment from technology-related risks. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, TÜV SÜD is represented in more than 1,000 locations worldwide. TÜV SÜD operates globally with a team of more than 24,000 multi-disciplinary experts recognized as specialists in their respective fields. By combining impartial expertise with invaluable insights, the company adds tangible value to businesses, consumers and the environment. The aim of TÜV SÜD is to support customers with a comprehensive suite of services worldwide to increase efficiency, reduce costs and manage risk. Visit

About TÜV SÜD America
TÜV SÜD America Inc., a subsidiary of TÜV SÜD AG (Munich, Germany), is a leading globally recognized testing and certification organization. TÜV SÜD's Business Assurance division provides management system certification services to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, AS9100, Safe Quality Food (SQF), and more. TÜV SÜD's Product Service division offers electrical and mechanical product safety, Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) testing, environmental testing, NRTL and SCC certification, CE marking assistance, restricted substance services, international compliance services, and more. TÜV SÜD America also provides a comprehensive suite of services for the medical device sector as a European Union notified body for the medical device, active implantable medical device and in-vitro diagnostic device directives, and a complete service portfolio including ISO 13485 and MDSAP certification, FDA 510(k) and third-party inspections. The company's Industry Services division offers a full suite of services for pressure equipment manufacturers and materials producers exporting products to the European Community. The Industry Services division also includes TÜV SÜD Global Risk Consultants, the leading global provider of unbundled property loss control services. Visit


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