Scent & Care | Corporate

— Dr. Sabrina Behnke joins Symrise’s Cosmetic Ingredients team

Symrise has added experienced specialist, Dr. Sabrina Behnke, as a Global Product Manager to the Micro Protection Category.

Symrise has broad and extensive expertise in modern antimicrobials for product and skin protection. To reinforce the team managing this portfolio of ingredients, Symrise has brought another experienced professional on board.

Strengthening the expertise in cosmetic and household products

Sabrina Behnke holds a BSc in Water Sciences and a PhD in Microbiology. During her graduate studies, she investigated the disinfection of microbial biofilms relevant to water distribution systems in collaboration with industry scientists. Sabrina then joined Reckitt Benckiser as a R&D Microbiologist, leading surface and personal care projects for feasibility studies as well as GLP claim substantiation initiatives for the EPA. She managed clinical studies at contract labs for FDA and BPR registrations of the company’s brands of products.

Committed to Being the Leading Supplier of Modern Micro Protection Ingredients

“With her extensive skill set and experience, Dr. Sabrina Behnke will provide our customers the most appropriate anti-microbial solutions for their skin and micro protection needs”, says Dr. Ravi Pillai, Vice President of Micro Protection Category in the Cosmetic Ingredients Division. “This new hire reiterates our commitment to maintain Symrise’s position as the leading supplier of modern micro protection solutions that meet the needs of today’s consumers.”

Dr. Sabrina Behnke

About Symrise

Symrise is a global supplier of fragrances, flavorings, cosmetic base materials and substances as well as functional ingredients. Its clients include manufacturers of perfumes, cosmetics, food and beverages, the pharmaceutical industry and producers of nutritional supplements and pet food.

With sales of more than € 2.9 billion in 2016, Symrise is among the global leaders in the market for flavors and fragrances. Headquartered in Holzminden, Germany, the Group is represented with over 90 locatins in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, Asia, the United States and Latin America.

Symrise works with its clients to develop new ideas and market-ready concepts for products that form an indispensable part of everyday life. Economic success and corporate responsibility are inextricably linked as part of this process. Symrise – always inspiring more ...

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