While new to Firmenich, Jeanne Marie has more than 25 years’ experience in fragrance creation and perfumery. Born and raised in Paris, she studied science and chemistry in Paris and Nice, and entered the perfumery school at Roure in 1986.
Jeanne Marie spent 13 years at Givaudan, in Grasse, Geneva and Paris, specializing in new molecules development, Fine Fragrance and Personal Care. After two years at Colgate-Palmolive, she worked at Technicoflor, AFF and Symrise, to further her expertise in Consumer and Fine Fragrance.
Creating fragrances that give pleasure and help the wellbeing of customers is still her passion after all these years and she works closely with the entire Paris perfumer team on numerous key brands.