Mr. Lorens P. Sibbesen holds a Master of Applied Chemical Engineering (final thesis on food analysis) from Danish Technical University, and he has in his entire professional career been working with analytical laboratories.
Besides his theoretical and practical background for planning and giving training, his professional key competence is within the field of quality assurance and management in laboratories (and other CAB’s) – both from a general systematic point of view (Conformity assessment and Quality Systems based on requirements from ISO/IEC 17020, ISO/IEC 17025, ISO 9000, GLP/GMP etc.), and from a more practical “daily work” point of view (method validation, measurement uncertainty, proficiency testing etc.)
Lorens has since 2000 been running his own training and consultancy company (LAB Quality International) which offers training and consultancy for laboratories on quality management related issues, and since 2005 his experience has become more and more international through a vast number of Quality Infrastructure related project assignments in Turkey, Latvia, Jordan, Syria, Rwanda, The Philippines, Jamaica, Albania, Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Barbados etc..
Lorens has been active in Eurachem for more than 20 years has been chair of the WG for Method Validation (MVWG) since 2008.