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Fred Waelter

Global Business Lead, Responsible Sourcing, UL Consumer and Retail Services

Fred Waelter is the Global Business Lead for UL’s Responsible Sourcing group. Fred has over 12 years of experience in responsible sourcing, having conducted more than 500 social audits and 200 C-TPAT security audits in 13 countries and territories in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.  Fred has experience managing investigations of general media allegations, child labor, unauthorized subcontracting and sandblasting, illegal transshipment and other forms of concealment of true country of origin, prison labor, homework, chain of custody, worker death exposés, migrant labor abuse, and gray market diversion.  Fred previously managed the Brand Protection program under UL’s Responsible Sourcing, which includes monitoring and remediation for facilities in the area of supply chain security (C-TPAT), illegal transshipment, and unauthorized subcontracting. Fred has an undergraduate degree with a triple major in German, Chinese, and International Business from Georgetown University, and an MBA in International Business from National Taiwan University. Fred is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese, with working knowledge of French, German, and Japanese.