dicentra Global Certifications (dicentra GC), an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) ISO 17065 accredited certification body that conducts SQF, BRC, HACCP, and GMP audits, is pleased to announce that Dejan Spasic, B.Sc, PCQI, dicentra’s Director of Food Safety and Quality Consulting, has successfully been registered by the BRCGS (Brand Reputation Compliance Global Standards) as a lead auditor.
With a background in Biotechnology, Dejan has spent much of his 10+ year career helping clients achieve and maintain regulatory compliance as well as reach for the highest globally recognized standards in their respective industries. As a certified SQF, BRC, and GFCP lead auditor, he has traveled all over North America to work together with growers, processors, packers, and distributors to ensure that any ingestible product is always meeting the highest safety and quality standards to keep the general public safe.
“Dejan goes the extra mile with his easy-going attitude to make sure his customers understand and feel comfortable during the auditing process,” states Terry Johnson, Global Certifications Operations Manager, dicentra GC.
This registration has approved Dejan to audit raw cured and/or fermented meat and fish, cans and jars, bakery, dried goods, and oils and fats categories of the BRCGS.
“The Global Standard for Food Safety is one of the most stringent and recognized standards for food in the world. It is an absolute privilege to be able to represent dicentra GC and BRCGS in conducting audits against the Global Standard across North America,” states Mr. Spasic. “I look forward to helping the industry better understand and improve their food safety and quality practices in the coming years.”
About dicentra Global Certifications (dicentra GC)
dicentra GC is a division of dicentra, a contract research organization, and professional consulting firm that specializes in addressing all matters related to safety, quality, and compliance for all product categories in the life sciences and food industries. We evaluate, implement, and provide all the necessary support for your products and operations, allowing you to gain market access while building confidence in your brand. We achieve this through our four business divisions: Life Sciences, Food Safety & Quality, Global Certifications, and Clinical Trials. Since our inception in 2002, we have completed over 18,000 projects and serviced over 1,200 companies internationally.
dicentra is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, and has an office in Guelph, Ontario. For more information, visit http://www.dicentra.com.