TIC Council

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Lobbying Costs

2,000,000€ - 2,249,999€

Financial year: Jan 2020 - Dec 2020

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

3.25 Fte (5)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    TIC Council   (TIC Council)

    EU Transparency Register

    840667012559-60 First registered on 07 Jan 2014

    Goals / Remit

    The TIC Council is the voice of the independent testing, inspection and certification industry. We stand stand for best practice and the highest standards in safety, quality, health, ethics and sustainability. As the voice of the global independent testing, inspection and certification industry, the TIC Council engages governments and key stakeholders to advocate for effective solutions that protect the public, support innovation and facilitate trade. The TIC Council works with its members to promote best practices in safety, quality, health, ethics and sustainability.

    Main EU files targeted

    Consumer Product Safety, Toy Safety, Cybersecurity, Personal Protective Equipment, Ecolabelling, Medical Devices, Trade, EU-China Relations, EU-India relations, Food, EU-US relations (TTC), Taxonomy, Corporate Sustainability and non-financial Reporting, Product Sustainability, Circular Economy, Machinery and industrial equipment, Fit for 55, EU Climate Law


    Head Office
    Rue du Commerce 20-22
    Brussels 1000
    EU Office
    Rue du Commerce 20-22
    Brussels 1000


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    4 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 01 Dec 2022

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Hanane TAIDI 09 Feb 2022 08 Feb 2023
    Mr Marco BUSETTO 07 Dec 2021 06 Dec 2022
    Ms Mann NGUYEN 23 Nov 2021 22 Nov 2022
    Mr Martin MICHELOT 23 Nov 2021 22 Nov 2022
    Ms Taidi Hanane 30 Jan 2019 29 Jan 2020
    Mr Samuel HILL 24 Jan 2018 17 Jan 2019
    Ms Franziska Kassler 03 Jan 2018 21 Dec 2018
    Ms Taidi Hanane 05 Oct 2017 15 Sep 2018
    Ms Franziska Kassler 13 Dec 2016 12 Dec 2017
    Ms Taidi Hanane 19 Oct 2016 17 Oct 2017
    Ms Hilary Evans 19 Jul 2016 15 Jul 2017

    Complementary Information

    In addition to the Director General and Executive Director Americas, TIC Council will from time to time ask sector experts from within its member companies to represent TIC Council on specific issues.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    None declared

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2020 - Dec 2020

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    2,000,000€ - 2,249,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    acumen 25,000€ - 49,999€
    bofidi 25,000€ - 49,999€
    sgs 50,000€ - 99,999€
    efthymia ntivi 50,000€ - 99,999€
    ileana martinez 50,000€ - 99,999€
    roberta telles 50,000€ - 99,999€
    europe economics 50,000€ - 99,999€

    Intermediaries for current year

    efthymia ntivi
    roberta telles
    samuel hill
    ileana martinez

    Closed year Costs

    2,000,000€ - 2,249,999€

    Other financial info

    TIC council income is provided by annual membership fees

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Commission Expert Group on Lifts#E03671#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=3671 #Member #C#Industry#Commission Expert Group on Machinery#E03676#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=3676 #Member #C#Industry#Consumer Safety Network #E00935#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=935 #Not a member #C#Other#Sub-Group on Artifical Intelligence (AI), connected products and other new challenges in product safety#Expert Group on liability and new technologies #E03592#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=3592 #Not a member #C#Professionals#Product Liability Directive formation

    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    Consumer Product Safety and Market Surveillance Package
    Trans Atlantic Trade Investment Partnership
    EU-China Trade Negotiations

  • Meetings


    5 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 16 Sep 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject Presentation of the Council representing independent testing, inspection and certification companies
      • Mauro Raffaele Petriccione (Director-General)
    • Date 11 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Cybersecurity
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      • Carl-Christian Buhr (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 07 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject presentation of their regulation & testing activities
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      • Rolf Carsten Bermig (Cabinet member)
    • Date 07 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      • Vivian Loonela (Cabinet member)
    • Date 13 Oct 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Regulatory cooperation, mutual recognition and conformity assessment
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Cecilia Malmström
      Portfolio Trade
      • Nele Eichhorn (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
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