Speaker profile

Juergen Towara

Juergen Towara

Partner Food Contact Compliance, ERM, Belgium

Jürgen Towara is Partner and Senior Food Contact Expert at ERM since 2018. He has 20 years of experience in the regulatory field of food contact and related areas.

Until 2009 Jürgen Towara was manager for regulatory affairs at TICONA/CELANESE, a leading producer of technical polymers. In this role he also represented TICONA in the corresponding plastics associations.

He was working as regulatory consultant for INFRASERV HOECHST (2000-2002) and INTERTEK (2010-2018) assisting companies throughout the whole supply chain of food contact applications.

Jürgen Towara studied food chemistry in Würzburg, Germany and graduated as Doctor at the University of Bayreuth in the environmental area, where he was investigating sources and transport of polychlorinated Dioxins and related compounds in the environment.