CPL Aromas names Group Chief Operating Officer

CPL Aromas, an international fragrance house, has appointed Nick Pickthall to the newly created position of Group Chief Operating Officer.

Pickthall has worked at CPL for 16 years and has held key management positions in the UK, US and South America. Pickthall will mainly operate from CPL’s UK site in his new role.

The role will also include board responsibility for group IT including managing relationships with the companies key IT partners across the world and exploring ways in which new and existing systems can improve customer service and help to make the business more efficient. Pickthall will also be the company’s board representative for the fragrance industry trade organisations such as IFRA and RIFM. In addition to these new roles Pickthall will continue to have overall responsibility for the companies operation in Latin America and will retain board responsibility for global purchasing.

Pickthall will be relocating to the UK in June 2015 from South America and will be based at the company’s group headquarters.