Hartmut Scharf

DG COMP (Brussels)
Case officer

Hartmut was Case Officer at the Directorate General for Competition of the European Commission.


102 Bulletin

Hartmut Scharf The European Commission reaches an agreement with a private association whose goal is to harmonise technical standards for electrical equipment within the EC concluding that conformity assessment arrangements have to respect competition law (TÜV/CENELEC)


"TÜV / CENELEC Conformity assessment and competition: a case in point"* Conformity Assessment, a procedure for checking that a product, system or service conforms to a standard or specification, is an important issue for European competitiveness. There are a growing number of harmonised (...)