Andrea has devoted his professional life to the Cosmetic & Personal Care Industry working for both Manufacturers of specialty ingredients and finished products. Andrea holds a PhD in Polymer & Colloid Chemistry, a MSc in Industrial & Applied Chemistry and a Diploma in Innovation Project Management.
In fact, since 1998 he has been covering roles in R&D, Innovation and Formulation Technology in multinational companies such as Oriflame R&D, Neal’s Yard Natural Remedies, Dow Corning, Lamberti Chemical Specialties, Intercos and 3M.
Andrea is Author and Co-Author of more than 55 scientific communications (including articles, lectures, posters & patents) on various subjects of Cosmetic Science including anti-ageing, natural preservation, natural cosmetics, polymers, rheology, emulsion technology, formulation technology.
He is a Member of the Scientific Committee of the British Society of Cosmetic Science (SCS), of the Editorial Advisory Board of the International Journal of Cosmetic Science, of the Scientific Advisory Board of Journal of Household & Personal Care and Director of Science & Technology of the International Society for Phytocosmetic Science (ISPS).
Andrea is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC).
Andrea is now an independent consultant who we are very glad to have as part of our team!