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Vantage Appoints New VP

Serge Rogasik brings more than 20 years of experience to his new role, that of senior executive vice president, sales & marketing for personal care.

Ones to Watch: Beth Gyurke

Our "Ones to Watch" series features up-and-comers in and around cosmetics R&D who have limited experience but unlimited potential. In this edition, meet Elizabeth (Beth) Gyurke, who is an associate research scientist in Amway's imaging and measurement lab.

RIFM Duo Awarded Early Stage Investigator Travel Award

Yax Thakkar and Kaushal Joshi, Ph.D., were recently recognized for their poster abstract “The Bluescreen HCTM Assay to Predict the Genotoxic Potential for Fragrance Materials.”

Coty Appoints Chief Global Corporate Affairs Officer

Esra Erkal-Paler will also serve as a member of the executive committee; she most recently served as global head of external communications at AstraZeneca.

Nelly Dubrulle Named 2018 IFSCC Henry Maso Award Recipient

Dubrulle, a cell biology and fluorescence imagining engineer with DNA Gensee, will be honored for her paper “DNA Metabarcoding as a Tool to Trace Plants of Interest in Ingredients or Cosmetics.”

Ones to Watch: Shilpi Jain

Our "Ones to Watch" series features up-and-comers in and around our industry who have limited experience but unlimited potential. Here, meet Shilpi Jain, whose focus at Skinveda LLC is on topical skin whitening and pain relief, among other areas.

Presperse Announces Leadership Appointments

Beginning April 1, 2018, Koh Akiyama, president and CEO of Presperse, will return to Tokyo to lead Sumitomo’s global cosmetics group in the role of deputy general manager, medical science; he will be succeeded in his role by current director of sales Paulo Rodrigues.

ASA Announces 2018 Research Scholar Awards and Grants

The American Skin Association (ASA) announced the funding of 13 research grants for 2018. For more than 30 years, the organization and its affiliates have funded more than $50 million in grants for research addressing the cause of and potential cures for melanoma, vitiligo, psoriasis and other skin diseases.

Gelest Announces New Leadership Roles

Dr. Jonathan Goff has been promoted to the role of vice president of research and development; Dr. Youlin Pan has been named senior research fellow.

Solvay Announces Two Executive Appointments

Rodrigo Elizondo has been appointed president of special chem global business unit; Michael Finelli has been named president of the GBU specialty polymers.

Solvay Expands Executive Committee

The chemical company has added three new members to its executive committee.

Parand Salmassinia Named Global VP at DSM

Salmassinia serves as global vice president of commercial management and key accounts for DSM’s Personal Care and Aroma Ingredients division.

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