OSBORNE, Andrew
GS1-UK
Staple Court
11 Staple Inn Buildings
London, WC1V 7QH ENGLAND
Phone: 44-20-7092-3518
andrew.osborne@gs1uk.org
Andrew Osborne is Chief Technical Officer at GS1 UK, the leading independent association in the UK dedicated to the development and implementation of global data standards and solutions for the supply chain. He led the Article Number Association (UK) from 1979 until its merger with the ECA in 1998 and was centrally involved in the development of the EAN standards for business data, bar coding and EDI throughout this time. Andrew also managed the international GTAG" project which created standards for radio frequency identification. An internationally respected expert on the GS1 System, Andrew oversees the development of the GS1 standards in the UK and continues to be an active participant in GS1 internationally. He chaired the GS1 Technical Steering Team, creating international technical policy, for four years and is currently a member of the team that advises the Management Board on GS1 system architecture.