Speaker Group: Speaker.

Jen Newell

I started in the design industry 30 years ago and have a breadth of wide-ranging experience bridging packaging, digital and advertising. I love to problem solve and I am a devil for the detail – it’s the little details that can make the biggest difference to how a project comes to life and the impact… Read more »

Nicholas Shaw Núñez

Nico joined the Cosmetics, Toiletries and Perfumery Association in August 2019 as Head of International Growth & Regulatory Services. With a scientific background, having studied Pharmacy at the University in Barcelona, specialising in Industrial Applications and Healthcare Law; before joining the CTPA, he held regulatory roles within the cosmetic industry from a manufacturer, a brand… Read more »

Katie Tillard Sharp

Be Real is a sustainable consultancy guiding brands through B Corp Certification. Katie is a passionate, future-focused B Corp specialist that is results and impact-driven. Her aim every day is to positively inspire companies to build more conscious brands of the future. Katie has 15 years of experience working in the beauty industry, learning from… Read more »

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 »