AAK Personal Care announced it has appointed new team members in anticipation of continued growth due to the demand for natural and sustainable products and rising consumption in China, India and Brazil.
Minna Dam, global director at AAK Personal Care, said in a press statement, “To organize for the future, we have decided to strengthen the sales and technical teams of AAK Personal Care. I am therefore pleased to announce the employments of Mr. Kristoffer Ahlerup as Global Sales Manager and Mr. Jarek Tabor as Technical Support Manager.
Kristoffer Ahlerup will coordinate sales and take operational responsibility for China as an important growth market. He has more than 10 years of international sales and marketing experience from the cosmetics and life science industries, including at L’Oréal, Ferrosan and Reckitt Benckiser. His former assignments include management of subsidiaries as well as an international distributor network. Ahlerup holds a master of science degree in business administration from Stockholm School of Economics.
Jarek Tabor is charged with driving the business development of selected clients and geographic areas. He will also assist in the management of the AAK Academy lipid technology center and target existing and potential customers worldwide. Tabor has more than 15 years of experience from the cosmetics industry, including at Inter-Fragrances in Poland and Kemi-Intressen in Sweden. He holds a master of science degree in biotechnology from the Agricultural University in Poznań, Poland.