Expert for regulatory advisory services for chemical and hazardous substance regulations joins the group.

Munich/Kolding, June 26 2024. Mediator has partnered with CERTANIA, a growing group specializing in Testing, Inspection, and Certification services. This strategic move allows Mediator, a leading provider for regulatory advisory services, focusing on chemical and hazardous substances to accelerate growth activities.

Established in 2011 and headquartered in Kolding, Denmark, Mediator has emerged as an expert and trusted partner for cosmetics, biocide, cleaning, and surface treatment industries with comprehensive regulatory support

Joining CERTANIA marks a significant milestone for Mediator, opening doors to expand internationally. This partnership enhances the company’s ability to continue to ensure safety, quality, and regulatory compliance and conformity services for customers around the world.

Under the leadership of Jens Haugaard, the Mediator management team retains independence while accessing the resources of the larger group, facilitating continued growth and service expansion. Says Jens Haugaard about the strategic move: „With the joint expertise and the collaboration with other CERTANIA partner companies, we will be able to support more customers in this fast-growing market segment. Being part of CERTANIA enables us to further invest in our service portfolio and infrastructure, providing innovative knowledge management tools. “

Mediator’s offering of comprehensive regulatory services perfectly fits into CERTANIA’S regulatory, sustainable, food & environment segment.

Karsten Xander, founder and CEO of CERTANIA, welcomes Mediator and extends the invitation to join this unique group to other entrepreneurs and owners of companies in the field of scientific, laboratory, and compliance services: “We provide an opportunity to put their company into a future-proof structure. It is our fundamental aim to build a group for the long run, where strong partner companies flourish, while retaining their identity. With the addition of Mediator, we can now provide more comprehensive regulatory services to customers in the cosmetic, chemical, food and environment segment”.

CERTANIA’s ecosystem provides a platform for mid-sized, knowledge-based companies to thrive under one umbrella, maintaining entrepreneurial freedom while benefiting from group resources and support.

About Mediator:

Mediator, a Danish legal advisory service provider, specializes in regulatory compliance for chemicals and hazardous substances, focusing on industries like cosmetics, chemicals, and the environment. We offer comprehensive services, including subscription models for legislative insights, with REACH as a major regulatory driver. Mediator is distinguished by its ability to manage legal changes and provide continuous updates, aiding clients in navigating regulatory complexities. Our expertise ensures industry-specific compliance, facilitating successful product launches and enhancing client operations. For more information, visit

About CERTANIA: Under the umbrella of CERTANIA Holding GmbH, a new global market player is created in the field of Testing, Inspection & Certification as well as scientific, laboratory and compliance services. This group offers medium-sized partners a sustainable home for their life’s work. CERTANIA enables entrepreneurs and owners to further develop their companies with like-minded people, while continuing to preserve their entrepreneurial roots, corporate culture, brand, and values. For more information, visit