Archives: Speakers.

Alex Lorestani

Alex Lorestani is co-founder and CEO of Geltor, the biodesign company that has created the largest selection of premium, 100% animal-free specialty proteins. He is strongly motivated by the positive impact that Geltor’s sustainable protein production technology can have on products enjoyed by millions of users around the world, from beauty and personal care to… Read more »

Dr. Elisabeth Dufton

Elisabeth has a wealth of knowledge in Cosmetic Science having studied Cosmetic Science at the London College of Fashion with an industrial placement at Henkel GmbH in Microbiology and Preservation. Elisabeth then progressed her research skills by completing an MRes and PhD in Cosmetic Science at the University of Leeds. Whilst at UoL she gained… Read more »

Sophie Gibb

After studying Business Management at Newcastle University and undertaking an industrial placement year as a Communications and Press Assistant at Nissan Motors, Sophie joined Surfachem in 2019. In her current position as Marketing Communications Coordinator, Sophie is responsible for market research, content development and external communications for Surfachem UK and international subsidiaries. She is also… Read more »

Dr Amy Walsh

Amy Walsh is the Research & Development Manager for Safic-Alcan Ltd UK lab. She studied for a MChem chemistry degree at the University of Sheffield and graduated with first class honours in 2010. Amy continued her academic career at the University of Sheffield and began working towards a PhD in the field of polymer science…. Read more »

Elsie Rutterford

BYBI Co-Founder Elsie Rutterford always associated beauty with creativity. The London native identified its expressive potential as a child, experimenting with hair and makeup in order to emulate a zeitgeist of forward-thinking fashion. In many ways, this early experimentation set the stage for BYBI—the visionary skincare alternative she leads today alongside Co-Founder Dominika Minarovic. For… Read more »

Dominika Minarovic

Dominika Minarovic tells a new story for the beauty world. The Co-Founder of BYBI presents a clean paradigm of 100% natural, vegan, and cruelty free products. As such, the brand also wholeheartedly supports sustainability at the highest level, preserving not only skin health, but the environment as well. “From day one, we were determined to… Read more »

Dr. Shlomo Krispin

Dr. Krispin holds a Ph.D. degree in medical life sciences from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and postdoctoral training at the National Institutes of Health (NIH, USA). Dr. Krispin joined IBR team in 2016 and served in various R&D roles including head of R&D. In his current role as product line manager he oversee all… Read more »