Bassil Akra


Bassil (pronounced, “Ba-CEEL”) Akra is one of the foremost experts in EU regulatory matters for the medical device industry. Plus, he’s among the nicest guys you’ll ever meet.

Shortly after nearly a decade with TUV SUD, Bassil formed AKRA Team in 2021 to support stakeholders in the healthcare system achieving their target in a highly regulated business area. The focus of AKRA TEAM is to support medical device, in-vitro diagnostic and combination device innovators, companies, notified bodies and regulators finding a practical and reasonable approach to fulfill their legal obligations. AKRA TEAM was established to make a difference and ensure that patients receive safe and effective devices in a timely manner.