Speakers

  • Allison Pao
  • Allison Pao

  • Marketing executive
  • Corum Inc.
  • Allison holds a Master of Science in Biochemistry and a Bachelor of Science in Biophysics from University of Connecticut in the U.S. With 7 years of experience in cellular laboratory and product marketing, she extends products to the cosmetic industry with innovative technologies and maximum functional benefits to meet the market needs.

  • Corum Inc.

  • Andrew McDougall
  • Andrew McDougall

  • Global Beauty and Personal Care Analyst
  • Mintel
  • LinkedIn Andrew McDougall
  • Andrew is an award-winning journalist with over ten years’ experience in an editorial role. Since joining Mintel, Andrew has written content for the Beauty & Personal Care platform with a special focus on haircare and oral care.

  • Mintel

  • Anurag Pande, PhD
  • Anurag Pande, PhD

  • Vice President, Scientific Affairs
  • Sabinsa
  • LinkedIn Anurag Pande, PhD
  • Dr. Pande has been with Sabinsa’s sister company, Sami Labs, since 2004 in a research capacity, and spent several years at Sabinsa Japan’s Tokyo office as Senior Technical Manager. Today, Dr. Pande works from Sabinsa’s Corporate HQ based in East Windsor, NJ, USA.
    Dr. Pande holds a Ph.D. in Phytochemistry from RML Awadh University. He has both a Masters Degree in Science and a Bachelor’s Degree in Science from Lucknow University. He is the author of several trade and peer reviewed publications.

    By applying his chemistry knowledge to the ingredients Sabinsa promotes, he brings a refreshing viewpoint of understanding how these ingredients work. In his current capacity, Dr. Pande helps with technical marketing, delivers talks on various health benefits, provides worldwide regulatory support of Sabinsa’s portfolio of ingredients, as well as closely working with customers to help them develop new products and formulations in a time bound manner.
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  • Sabinsa

  • Cristiane Pacheco
  • Cristiane Pacheco

  • New Business Vice President
  • Chemyunion, Inc
  • LinkedIn Cristiane Pacheco
  • Cristiane Pacheco is New Business Vice President of Chemyunion, Inc US. Pacheco joined Chemyunion in 1998 and has 23 years of professional global personal care experience. She has led Research and Development. Cristiane is a Pharmacist and holds her MBA, with post-graduate in Cosmetology.

  • Chemyunion, Inc

  • Dr. Mathias Gempeler
  • Dr. Mathias Gempeler

  • Global Head Science & Promotion Skin Care
  • DSM Nutritional Products Ltd.
  • Mathias Gempeler holds a Ph.D. in pharmacy, with a postgraduate in Marketing.
    Until July 2017 he held the position as Head of Global Marketing for Skin Care at DSM and was responsible for creating and executing the global growth strategy.
    Since August 2017 he leads the Global Skin Science & Promotion Team.

  • DSM Nutritional Products Ltd.

  • Harald van der Hoeven
  • Harald van der Hoeven

  • Director Technical Marketing
  • CLR Chemisches Laboratorium Dr. Kurt Richter GmbH
  • LinkedIn Harald van der Hoeven
  • Harald van der Hoeven started to work in personal care in 1999 where he specialized on R&D and formulating of skin care cosmetics. In 2006 Harald joined CLR in Berlin and took over as Director R&D. Since May 2013 he is Technical Marketing Director at CLR, involved in both R&D and technical and scientific support of CLR’s customers.

  • CLR Chemisches Laboratorium Dr. Kurt Richter GmbH

  • Kuan Yeh
  • Kuan Yeh

  • Marketing Executive
  • Corum Inc.
  • Kuan Yeh graduated from National Defense Medical Center with a Master in Anatomy and Biology. He researches and recognizes future market needs. Kuan sets the global marketing/product positioning and provides training to the domestic/international sales teams; as well as implements the marketing action plan in Corum. His expertise spans across numerous cosmetics biotech sections, containing marketing trend and ingredient innovations.

  • Corum Inc.

  • Patricia Moreira
  • Patricia Moreira

  • Skin Care Product Manager
  • Chemyunion, Inc
  • LinkedIn Patricia Moreira
  • Patricia Moreira is Skin Care Product Manager for Chemyunion. She is a biologist with a Master’s Degree and PhD in Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering. More than 10 years as a scientist developing active ingredients for skin care, including screening and performance evaluation of finished products in a multinational Brazilian company. Patricia is nowadays responsible for the strategy and management of the skin care portfolio of Chemyunion Ltda., including the connection of science and technologies with market trends and client needs.

  • Chemyunion, Inc

  • Sebastien Massard
  • Sebastien Massard

  • Marketing Manager
  • Sensient Cosmetic Technologies
  • LinkedIn Sebastien Massard
  • Sebastien Massard is leading Sensient Cosmetic Technologies’ new product developments for skin care and sun care application in North America. He has been working with Sensient’s Skin Care Innovation Director, Eric Jourdan, whose career has been successfully focused on sun care while he was working at the NAOS group, to identify new high performance solutions for sun and light protection. Prior to joining Sensient, Sebastien Massard was part of Gattefossé’s marketing team.

  • Sensient Cosmetic Technologies

  • Simon Pitman
  • Simon Pitman

  • Senior Editor
  • CosmeticsDesign.com
  • LinkedIn Simon Pitman
  • Simon Pitman has worked as a B2B journalist for over 16 years and has been editor of the CosmeticDesign websites for the past six years. During that time CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com and CosmeticsDesign.com USA have been developed into the leading online resource for the latest news in the cosmetics ingredients category. Simon has reported on all the key skin care ingredient trends, documenting areas such as anti-aging, natural and organic, actives and whitening.

  • CosmeticsDesign.com