Carbios has appointed Isabelle Parize and Prof. Juan de Pablo (photo) as new board members to assist the company in achieving its goals with their strategic perspectives and solid, complementary, management, marketing and scientific backgrounds.
Isabelle Parize has held the role of Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Delsey Paris, a French luggage and travel accessories company, since August 2021, after having been its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) since September 2018. Prior to that, she was CEO of Douglas Holding SA, the European leader in fragrance and cosmetics retail, and served as CEO at Nocibé, a French fragrance and cosmetics retail company, from 2011-2016. Parize is a Board member of Air France-KLM SA and of Coty specialized in beauty products and fragrance creation, both publicly listed companies.
Prof. Juan de Pablo is a professor in Molecular Engineering at the University of Chicago’s Pritzker School for Molecular Engineering (PME), Executive Vice President for Science, Innovation, National Laboratories, and Global Initiatives, he is also a Senior Scientist at Argonne National Laboratory. Much of de Pablo’s work is dedicated to understanding and designing new materials and he is a leader of simulations of polymeric materials. He holds over 20 patents and is the author or co-author of more than 600 publications.
Carbios SA, Clermont-Ferrand/France, is a green chemistry company, developing biological and innovative processes. Through its unique approach of combining enzymes and plastics, the company aims to address new consumer expectations and the challenges of a broad ecological transition.