Our team

CERE is an independent Testing, Simulation, Certification, and Inspection body that was originally set up as a Certification Entity in 2015. Nowadays our main business areas are Renewable Energies, Medical Device, Industrial, Machinery and Electrical and Electronic Products and Certification of Quality Management System.  

Founded in 2015, that very first year CERE achieved the largest accreditation scope in terms of Grid Connection Codes for Power Generating Units, including also the most relevant Safety and EMC standards. Following this line, in 2016 CERE was accredited as testing laboratory in more than 40 different standards. Since then, CERE has continued increasing its accreditations until our actual accreditation scope.

As Certification Body according to ISO17065, CERE attempts to be the access key on Client’s target countries. As Testing Laboratory according to ISO 17025, CERE is specialized in modelling and simulation, grid compliance, Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) and Electrical Safety, in all our business areas. 

CERE provides the complete service of Testing, Inspection, Certification and Verification of standards for CB Certificate, CE Marking and general worldwide requirements. 

CERE also participates actively in Standardization activities at local and international level and Certification activities.

Nowadays, CERE as an international company with headquarters in Madrid (Spain) and Miami (USA), offers global solutions for its worldwide clients.

CERE is an independent testing, simulation, certification, and inspection body that was originally set up as a Certification Entity in 2015. Nowadays our main business areas are Renewable Energies, Medical Device, Industrial, Machinery and E&E Products and Quality Management System.  

Founded in 2015, that very first year CERE achieved the largest accreditation scope in terms of Grid Connection Codes for Power Generating Units, including also the most relevant Safety and EMC standards. Following this line, in 2016 CERE was accredited as testing laboratory in more than 40 different standards. Since then, CERE has continued increasing its accreditations until our actual accreditation scope.

As Certification Body according to ISO17065, CERE attempts to be the access key on Client’s target countries. As Testing Laboratory according to ISO 17025, CERE is specialized in modelling and simulation, grid compliance, Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) and Electrical Safety, in all our business areas. 

CERE provides the complete service of Testing, Inspection, Certification and Verification of standards for type certificate, CB Certificate, CE Marking and general worldwide requirements. 

CERE also participates actively in Standardization activities at local and international level and Certification activities.

Nowadays, CERE as an international company with headquarters in Madrid (Spain) and Miami (USA), offers global solutions for its worldwide clients.

Our Team

CERE’s team has more than 50 years’ accumulated experience in testing, simulation, and certification for all its business areas, including knowledge of grid integration standards, design, safety, EMC, and grid quality. All this knowhow is applicable on renewable energies generators and controllers, Electrical Vehicle Charger, trackers, household, industrial, machinery and E&E products, and medical devices, among others. 

Miguel Martínez Lavín.
General Manager
Co-founder and General Manager of CERE. During these years, he has been monitoring the accreditation processes with the different accreditation schemes for over 75 different country requirements worldwide, involving EMC, Safety, grid code requirements, environmental requirements, and grid quality requirements. Head and responsible of CERE’s management committee for horizon one, two and three in terms of strategy and investment. He actively participates in Standardization activities at national, European and international level for wind, PV and grid connection. Miguel also participates for assessment of testing laboratories and certification bodies as technical and leading assessor for international and national schemes.
Miguel Beltran Orihuel.
Business Manager Renewables & Industrial
Reporting to General Manager according to the business management & strategy. With a target of 35% yearly growth milestones, monitoring all the business areas, including components, such as converters, PPC, trackers, PV modules, turbines, etcetera, as renewable energy installations for full or partial power plant certification. Also, the fields of testing simulation and certification for safety, grid code compliance, environmental compliance, EMC and grid quality compliance.
Rubén Martínez Martín.
Business Product Manager Medical, Industrial & QMS
Ruben is graduate in environment and is working in CERE as Business Product Manager with more than 15 years of experience in testing (electromagnetic compatibility and safety) and certification of medical device and electrical and electronic equipment worldwide, as well as certification of quality management systems. His passion for this profession is driven by infinite knowledge and its impact on nature. “If you can imagine it, it is possible”
Alberto Martín Plaza.
Technical Manager Renewables & Industrial
Nowadays, and since the company foundation in 2015, he has been working in CERE as Technical Manager of the testing laboratory including the next areas of converters, PPC, trackers, PV modules, turbines, etcetera, as renewable energy installations for full or partial power plant certification. Also, the fields of testing simulation and certification for safety, grid code compliance, environmental compliance, EMC and grid quality compliance. He is Project manager of certification projects and inspector for PV systems and Power generating units.
Daniel Avilés Sánchez.
Operational Manager Renewables & Industrial
Daniel is Operational Manager at CERE, he is responsible for the company’s daily operations, routinely reports to the CEO and, as part of the direction committee, he participates in decision-making process regarding the company’s future strategies. In addition to this, thanks to his vast experience, he provides technical guidance to the team. Apart of the daily duties, he closely cooperates with the business development department for the horizons one, two and three planification.
Antonio Díaz Sánchez.
Technical Manager E&E, Medical & Industrial
Nowadays, and for over 3 years now, Antonio has been working in CERE as Technical Manager of the testing laboratory in terms of safety compliance concerning E&E (Electrical and Electronic) devices, high power electronics and electrical safety. This fields are mainly medical devices, electric vehicle supply equipment, industrial machinery, IT equipment and household appliances.
Javier Montenegro Alvarez.
Operational Manager E&E, Medical & Industrial
Today, and for over 2 years now, Javier has been working at CERE as a project engineer in terms of safety compliance at first and now he is the Operational Manager for E&E (Electric & Electronic) devices, high power electronics and electrical safety. This fields are mainly medical devices, electric vehicle supply equipment, industrial machinery, IT equipment and household appliances. As part of the direction committee, he participates in decision-making process regarding the company’s future strategies.
Laura González Cisneros.
Marketing & Events Manager
Reporting to General Manager, she manages the marketing and events strategy. Laura is responsible of the development and execution of the marketing and communication duties, including Social Media (LinkedIn), development of the company’s web, brand image, marketing campaigns and creation of company internal events as well as the management of CERE’s participation in several congresses worldwide.