MY CV

 
Skills

Brand creation

Product concept building

Formulation Development

Trend analysis

CPA management

Supplier relationships

User trials & claims substantiation

Artwork process - from design through to regulatory

Packaging sourcing & design

Fragrance development

SKINLYST
Founder & CEO

​April 2018 - present

 

With the mission to help everyone feel awesome in their own skin, this online beauty platform matches the customer to their best-fit skincare regime using a series of questions around skin goals, budget, environment etc. Launching November 2018.

 

 

BEAUTY PIE
Senior Product Development Manager
​Jan 2016 - August 2019

 

Part of a small product team responsible for developing the launch range of products (86 SKUs), and have expanded the portfolio to over 300 SKUs less than 24 months from launch.

Responsible for launching a number of new categories into the range (skincare, accessories, candles), and managing the NPD process from concept to launch for all projects within those categories. 

Focus on sourcing the best of the best formulas from around the world, launching a large volume of SKUs with fast speed to market, with a conscious effort to source environmentally friendly packaging.

 

ILLAMASQUA

Product Development Manager

​April 2014 - Dec 2015

 

Responsible for managing all NPD projects from concept to launch, across colour cosmetics and accessories categories. 

Working with the creative director, Alex Box, and other MUAs to design collections and create innovative products to accomplish specific creative goals. 

Focus on launching innovative, professional-quality make-up, within desired commercials, and well as streamlining existing range and sourcing new suppliers to maximise product margins. 

BOOTS UK LTD

Formulation Technologist

Oct 2012 - April 2014

 

Formulation and testing of products across the No7 and Boots Laboratories brands. Working with emulsions (O/W, W/Si), surfactant systems and SPF products from formula development, through to stability, compatibility and solar testing, as well as checking artworks for regulatory compliance and ensuring all claims had been substantiated. 

RECKITT BENCKISER

Formulation Technologist

July 2010 - July 2011

Working on the re-formulation of a number of existing commercial products (Bonjela, Reflex Gel, E45) to ensure no loss of sales due to updated regulations (REACH). 

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