Marketing Director – Americas, Microbial Control Solutionsat
Craig Carter is currently Marketing Director Americas - Hygiene and Preservation, for Lonza Microbial Control Solutions. Craig has 15 years’ experience marketing a large portfolio of U.S. EPA registered disinfectants, sanitizers and biocidal active ingredients into both profession and consumer markets. Topic will be focused on the antimicrobial solutions that aid protection of public health by disrupting transmission of pathogens.
Paolo Mazza Forno
Paolo Sandro Mazza Forno has more than thirty years of work experience, in Chile and Brazil, in mass consumption industries, in the food industry and he household cleaning industry.
Since January 2020 is President of ALIADA, the LATAM Cleaning Products Association http://www.aliada.org/aliada/.
He is also President of AGAD Chile, the Chilean Manufacturing of Cleaning Products Industry Association, since January 2018, as such, he represents the private sector of Chile in the Negotiation of technical obstacles of the Chapter of Cleaning Domestic Pacific Alliance.
He worked for more than 10 years in the Coca Cola system, in bottlers in Brazil and Chile, since 2012 serves as Deputy CEO Empresas Demaria S.A. (https://demaria.cl/corporativo/)
Paolo is graduate in Business Administracion, from the Adolfo Ibáñez University in Chile (1990). Later he obtained the Master in Business Administration degree from the Adolfo Ibáñez University (2002). Paolo has participated in the following academic programs: Senior Executive Leadership Program at School of Management Yale University New Haven, May 2018; CEOs ’Management Program at Kellogg School of Management Northwestern University Evaston, July 2016; The Senior HR Executive Program at the Ross School of Business The University of Michigan Ann Arbor, October 2013 and Economy, Culture and Business at Jiao Tong University Shanghai, China, October 2011.
Vice President of Home Care Category in Latin Americaat
Eduardo Campanella serves as Vice President of Home Care Category in Latin America for Unilever.
VP of R&D, Cleaning Innovation, Packaging & Sustainabilityat
The Clorox Company
Research & Development Vice President with 22 years experience at consumer packaged goods industry leaders Procter & Gamble and Clorox. Proven track record of driving discontinuous innovation across multiple categories, with current R&D responsibility for an $2B product portfolio and leading the corporate packaging sustainability agenda. Won the Clorox “Optimism” Leadership award for redefining what's possible and inspiring the R&D organization to deliver. Specialize in leveraging external partnerships to increase technology reach and in driving new innovations forward, from idea inception to market launch and ongoing support. Best in class manager of R&D, with a strong conviction that supporting and empowering individuals creates a culture of optimism, open communication, loyalty, passion for the work, and increased productivity.
Ingeniero Agrónomo de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile y Diplomado en Gestión Estratégica de la misma casa de estudios. Para Euromonitor International ha desarrollado investigaciones en industrias de consumo masivo, incluyendo Consumer Foodservice en Latinoamérica, además de desarrollar las relaciones de cooperación con los principales actores de esas industrias en los mercados que investiga en la región.
Head of Media and Digital Transformation Marketingat
Vanessa Bentivegna leads media, insights and digital transformation in Reckitt Benckiser. She joined the company in May 2019 and is working on the journey to bring digital transformation to life.
Before joining RB, she had a solid 14-year P&G career. Most of her time working in marketing, but having also CRM, data, sales, PR, and trade experience. Proven results in business and brand management; worked with Hair Care, Fem Care, Health Care and the corporate brand P&G. Expertise in online and offline media planning, new product launches and initiatives, large events, PR, trade, shopper and trial plans.
Head of Innovation DS&Cat
Pilot Chemical Co.
Colin is an innovation-driven chemist with 25+ years of combined academic and commercial experience with focus on research, field trials, and practical applications of green catalysts. Author of 60+ peer reviewed journal submission and recipient of 8 US patents.
Home Care Marketing Manager – Latin America Consumer Solutionsat
Alberto Pino is Marketing Manager for Home Care in Latin America, designing and implementing the strategy to serve the Latin market with innovative ingredients ad hoc to the current consumer trends.
Prior to this position, he was manager of the Consumer Value Chain for the North Region of Latin America that covers Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean; In charge of developing techniques to learn more about the Mexican consumer market and to lead the new CONSUMEX project developing projects for Bimbo, Natura, Ureblock and Walmart, generating new ways to understand value chain understanding end user and regional market trends using innovation tools as Design Thinking.
He has also served as Manager of New Business Development for the North Region of Latin America. Prior to this, Alberto served as Technical Manager for Dow Home, Industrial and Personal Solutions for the North and Andean Region of Latin America. His main responsibility was to make a strong bond with the manufacturers of personal care products and home offering the best solutions for optimization and improvement in the performance of their products.
Daniela Gil Rios
Leader of Government Relations & Public Policy Departmentat
Procter & Gamble
Daniela is the Leader of Government Relations & Public Policy Department at P&G Brazil.
Prior to her current role, she was Former President of National Union of the Cleaning Products Industries - SIPLA and Former Vice-President of Brazilian Cleaning Products Association - ABIPLA. She is also Vice President of Personal Hygiene, Perfumery and Cosmetics Industries Brazilian Association - ABIHPEC and Counselor of Superior International Trade Board – COSCEX at FIESP.
She is former adviser of CONAR - Counselor at National Council for Advertising Self-regulation named by ABA - the Brazilian Association of Advertisers recommendation.
Daniela is a graduated lawyer - Mackenzie University/2004 and post-graduated in Companies Legislation – Mackenzie University/2006. She also holds a Master's Degree in Political and Economic Legislation – Mackenzie University/2011.
She has spent 10 years working for Brazilian Industry – beverage, cosmetic and cleaning, and is Co-author of the book “Panorama Atual da Administração Pública” (Overview of Public Administration).
Paulo Engler is lawyer with a master degree in tax law and currently Executive Director for the ABIPLA since 2018. Prior to ABIPLA, he worked in many multinationals (Price Waterhouse, Parmalat Brasil S/A, Batávia S/A, General Motors do Brasil) and had leadership role in trade associations (ABIA – Brazilian Association of Food Industry, ANFAVEA – Brazilian Association of Vehicle Manufacturers and FENABRAVE – National Federation of Vehicle Distributors).
Mr. Wolf is responsible for ensuring the design of sustainable products at Seventh Generation, Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of ecological household and personal care products. He is also responsible for creating frameworks for more sustainable businesses and more sustainable systems of commerce.
Mr. Wolf brings over 40 years of experience in industrial and environmental chemistry to his work, starting with environmental fate and metabolism studies for agricultural chemicals, followed by studies of the occurrence of hazardous chemicals in the environment, conducting life cycle studies of product systems, and designing more sustainable household cleaning products.
Working at Seventh Generation, Mr. Wolf has developed frameworks for environmental product design, helped educate his coworkers, customers, and consumers about the environmental impacts of consumer products and the industries that produce them, successfully lobbied for passage of phosphate bans in a number of states, helped develop standards for voluntary ingredient disclosure, and brought change to the cleaning products industry through more sustainable product designs.
Director for Biological Detergentsat
Carlos is the Director for Biological Detergents at Novozymes since 2020.
We believe detergents will become greener overtime and we are there to help enable that trend: not by focusing only on the niche green market, but by making the mainstream detergent green.
Before leading Biological Detergents, Carlos held various leadership positions in the bioenergy sector.
He worked as a consultant at McKinsey between 2003 and 2013 and has an MBA from Columbia Business School.
José Davi Pugliese
Business Development Manager, Latin America Home Care & Water Treatmentat
Jose Davi Pugliese has been working for 4 years at Croda Intl, currently holding the position of LATAM Business Development Manager for Home Care and I&I markets. He is a chemical engineer by Faculdades Oswaldo Cruz and has Business Management MBA by FGV.
He counts with more than 15 years in sales of chemicals in different markets, such as Home Care, I&I, Personal Care, Plastics, Paints & Coatings, Water Treatment, Animal Nutrition, Oil & Gas and Lubricants.