PhD MSc CChem FRSC
Andrea holds a PhD in Polymer & Colloid Chemistry, a MSc in Industrial & Applied Chemistry and a Diploma in Innovation Project Management.
He has been awarded the status of Fellow (FRSC) and Chartered Chemist (CChem) by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
He has devoted his professional life to the Cosmetic & Personal Care Industry working for both Manufacturers of specialty ingredients and finished products. 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 the author and co-author of more than sixty scientific communications (including articles, lectures, posters & patents) on various subjects of cosmetic science including anti-aging, natural preservation, natural cosmetics, polymers, rheology, emulsion technology, and formulation technology.
He is a Member of the British Society of Cosmetic Science (SCS), of the Editorial Advisory Board of the International Journal of Cosmetic Science, and of the Scientific Advisory Board of Journal of Household & Personal Care.