Tiago Pedrosa, a Portuguese national, joined ECHA in 2011. He has worked extensively with dissemination and later with the completeness check process during REACH 2018 deadline. In 2019 he took the position of Head of Submission and Processing unit. His areas of responsibility includes the reception, processing and dispatch of all regulatory submissions for each legislation under ECHA’s remit. This includes the responsibility for the development and maintenance of the related submission systems, in particular REACH-IT, Poison Centres Notification Portal and ePIC. The unit also coordinates ECHA’s work on the PIC Regulation.
He started his career in 2003 as a researcher at the Joint Research Centre (DG JRC) of the European Commission, working with integration of information technologies with stakeholder engagement for policy making.
Tiago has an Environmental engineering degree by the Faculty of Science and Technology of the New University of Lisbon.