Speaker Group: Chair.

Dr Barbara Olioso

The Green Chemist Consultancy Dr Barbara Olioso is a doctor of chemistry, a cosmetic formulator, a speaker and a writer. Her passion and scientific interest is in green chemistry and sustainability applied to cosmetic products to drive sustainable innovation. Based in the UK, she has been specialising in natural and organic cosmetics development since 1999,… Read more »

Shona Bear

Shona is currently Quality and Technical Manager at Superdrug and is the current President of the SCS. Shona is a member of the British Beauty Council Sustainable Coalition Steering Group. Shona joined Yardley as a chemist after she graduated from Dundee Technical College and has always worked in the beauty industry. During the 80s and… Read more »

Paul Cornwell

Dr Paul Cornwell is Business Development Director at TRI Princeton, a leading cosmetic science research institute based in New Jersey, USA.  His role is to help grow TRI through bringing-in research funding and partnerships.  Paul also sets-up and organises scientific courses and events for the institute.  He also looks after TRI’s on-line services, including the… 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 »