Mr. Kolin Low
Regional Director, UL Standards & Engagement
Mr. Kolin Low is the Regional Director of UL Standards & Engagement (ULSE), a not-for-profit organization that develop standards in multiple sectors such as battery and battery-powered devices, fire safety, sustainability, autonomous products, among others. Mr. Low is passionate about advancing ULSE’s mission of creating a safer world through strategic partnership with Asian stakeholders, promotion of standardization and safety science, and capacity building for the national standardization infrastructure. He manages a team that has direct responsibility for the regions of ASEAN, Japan, Korea, Australasia and Middle East.
Previously, Mr. Low was the Regional Manager for International Organization for Standardization (ISO). In this role, he setup the ISO Regional Engagement Initiative (REI) office in Singapore for the Asia Pacific region, developed and executed the ISO regional engagement plan for the region. He represented ISO in various regional fora such as the ASEAN Consultative Committee on Standards and Quality (ACCSQ) as dialogue partner and the APEC Subcommittee on Standards and Conformance (SCSC).
Prior to joining ISO, Mr. Low worked for Enterprise Singapore (formerly known as SPRING Singapore) under different roles including International Policy for Standards and Quality, Accreditation and Metrology. He represented Singapore in the ACCSQ and APEC SCSC, and was involved in the negotiation of Technical Barrier to Trade (TBT) chapter of Free Trade Agreements. He was also the lead officer for Calibration & Measurement field under the Singapore national accreditation program.
Mr. Kolin Low earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering (Electronics) from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.