David Steinberg

President, Steinberg & Associates, USA

David C. Steinberg founded Steinberg & Associates, a consulting firm based in Plainsboro, N.J., USA, in 1995. He also was a co-founder of the graduate program in cosmetic sciences at the Fairleigh Dickinson University, where he lectured for 18 years on the chemistry of cosmetic ingredients. Steinberg has more than 35 years of experience in marketing, technical service and regulatory affairs in the personal care industry, and was president of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists in 1991. He is a frequent speaker worldwide on cosmetic regulations, cosmetic preservation, sunscreen chemistry and the chemistry of cosmetic ingredients, in addition to the author of a book titled, Preservatives for Cosmetics, Second Edition.