Firmenich has announced the appointment of Armand de Villoutreys as President, Perfumery & Ingredients, effective July 1, 2017.
De Villoutreys’ new role will extend his leadership from Perfumery to Ingredients, strengthening creative synergies between the two departments. He will be based in Paris and continue to report directly to Firmenich CEO Gilbert Ghostine.
“Since Armand’s appointment as President of Perfumery in 2010, he successfully advanced the leadership of our Perfumery business year-on-year, as evidenced by our number one position in Fine Fragrance and our growth leadership in Body and Home Care. By extending his vision, deep industry knowledge and customer intimacy to Ingredients, I am confident that he will take the group to new heights,” said Ghostine.