Innospec has named Tony Gough, PhD, European technical manager of its personal care division. According to the company, the appointment reflects its continued growth in the personal care sector and its commitment to developing this strategic segment.
Based at the company’s manufacturing and R&D facility at Ellesmere Port, UK, Gough will be responsible for leading the company's technical customer support.
Gough has worked in personal care R&D for over 20 years. Prior to this role, he has held management/senior management roles at ISP/Ashland, Surfachem, COSi, Alberto-Culver and Unilever Research. He currently is the vice president of the Society of Cosmetic Scientists and will become its president in May 2012.