Arvind Shah has joined Micro Powders as senior chemist of their personal care division. Shah will be responsible for the development of new and innovative products for skin care, color cosmetics, hair care and other applications within the personal care market.
Shah has over 30 years of experience in the cosmetic industry, including roles with Revlon, P&G, and Avon. He has held several positions in R&D and worked closely with global marketing, manufacturing, clinical and regulatory affairs. Shah holds 12 patents and was the recipient of Avon’s prestigious Chairman Award.
“We are very pleased to have Arvind join our technology team. He brings a proven track record of personal care innovation and market success, which will help us to further grow our position as a leader in the personal care and cosmetics additives market," added Richard Czarnecki, technical director of Micro Powders.