The Board consists of 15 voting members representing 13 fragrance ingredient manufacturers and 2 consumer product companies, all of which are RIFM Active members. The Board often invites guests, including representatives from the International Fragrance Association (IFRA) and IFRA North America.
Michael Carlos, President, Fragrance Division (Chair)
Nicolas Mirzayantz, Group President (Vice Chair)
Kevin Renskers, Ph.D, V.P., Corporate Safety & Regulatory Affairs (Treasurer)
Takasago International Corp. USA
Steve Tanner, President/CEO (Secretary)
George Daher, Ph.D., V. P., Global Safety Assess. & Reg. Affairs
S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Robert H. Bedoukian, Ph.D., President
Bedoukian Research, Inc.
Hans Holger Gliewe, Chief Sustainability Officer - Symrise Group
Armand De Villoutreys, President, Perfumery Division
Edward Gotch, President
Emerald Kalama Chemical
James H. Heinz, President & CEO
Bell Flavor and Fragrances, Inc.
Anne Dufermont, Director of Public Affairs
Stephen R. Manheimer, Executive Vice President
Kerry Ingredients & Flavours, Inc.
Nicholas Pickthall, Director
CPL Aromas Ltd.
Christian Seufert, Global Management - Aroma Ingredients
Non-Voting Liaison Guests
Martina Bianchini, President
International Fragrance Association (IFRA)
Farah K. Ahmed, JD, President & CEO
International Fragrance Association North America (IFRA NA)
Tobey B. Marzouk, Esq., Marzouk & Parry