Fragrance Foundation France, the French arm of the international fragrance body, has elected its new administrative board.
The appointment of three women brings the gender balance to 50-50. Valérie André, Director of International Marketing for Perfumes and Hygiene at own-label perfumery chain Yves Rocher, replaces Véronique Gohmann, Yves Rocher’s Director of International Marketing and Communication. Sandrine Williamson, Director of Purchasing and Offer at perfumery chain Marionnaud France, replaces William Koberlé, Marionnaud’s former president. Alessandra Melzi, Category Manager at flavours and fragrances firm Mane, replaces Thierry Trotobas, Mane’s Vice President for Fine Fragrance, Europe. Eric Henry, Chief Operating Officer at Beauté Prestige International (BPI), replaces Denis Quimbrot, BPI’s former Vice President of International Communications, who has just left BPI for Tag Heuer.