Member SCT Ingredients
International Compliance Director
Marie KENNEDY is a chemist and holds a PhD from McGill in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Afterwards, she made a post-doctorate of two years in chemistry-physical appearance of polymers in Florida State University.
She began her professional career in 1990 as scientific within the International Research Group on Explosives for the Imperial Chemical Industries based near Montreal.
After seven years at ICI, she joined in 1998 Unilever Research in Great-Britain. She worked in the antiperspirants and detergents sector. Then, Marie Kennedy joined Unilever Regulatory Affairs Team as International Regulatory Affairs Manager for Homecare.
In 2004, she joined the Lime European Association in Brussels as Technical and European Affairs Manager where she was in charge of biocide, REACH and environment files.
In 2006, Marie Kennedy joined Elizabeth Arden in London as International Quality Manager. In 2013 she was appointed International Quality Director.
Marie Kennedy is a member of Cosmetics Europe Executive Board and participates in many work groups of the European association.
Marie Kennedy is president of the CTPA Scientific and Advisory Committee.