Alban Muller heads to LA in West Coast expansion


Ingredients manufacturer's new office will be headed by Valerie Plotnikova

Alban Muller International, a French manufacturer of ingredients from plant extracts, is expanding into the west of the US.

The company which is a holder of the Ecovadis Gold label – only awarded to the top 5% of eco-responsible companies – has opened an office in LA to support its growth on the west coast.

President Alban Muller said: “We are excited to expand our services and support to the West Coast. Our new office in LA, headed by our new team member Valerie Plotnikova, will give us the opportunity to be closer to our clients. We look forward to providing our expertise in natural cosmetics and sharing our eco-responsible conception for nearly 40 years.”

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Plotnikova has strong experience in the cosmetics industry, having launched two cosmetics lines and working for companies including Lancôme, Anastasia Beverly Hills and Radical Skincare. She has also worked behind new launches for brands including Smashbox, Stila and Sunday Riley.