Fragrance Notes ISSUE 1, 2018 - Page 33

C O M M I T T E E L E A D E R S H I P International Trade & Transportation Committee Board Liaison – Andreas Steiner, Symrise, Inc. Staff – Taiwo Koyejo, PhD, MBA, Chief Regulatory Scientist Mission: • Assimilate, digest, and distribute information concerning legislation and regulations pertaining to the import or export and transportation of fragrances and fragrance ingredients. • Act as a conduit to the Board of Directors of IFRA North America, as well as other IFRA North America committees with information concerning import-export matters that could affect industry members. Chair: Laura Heyburn Manager of U.S. Customs & Trade Compliance at Firmenich “I love the smell of lavender. The lavender scent in my candles and oils is very relaxing and reminds me to slow down and take some deep breaths. Lavender is very calming.” I work at Firmenich as the Director of Trade Compliance (North America) and Duty Optimization. Our Trade Compliance team ensures that Firmenich continues to adhere to existing and new regulations related to cross– border transactions. This leads to greater supply chain efficiency. I am proud that our work supports the business and allows Firmenich to meet the needs of our customers. FRAGRANCENOTES.ORG 33