Claire Tansey

Senior Manager Ori-Derm, Claims & Scientific Communication

About Claire

Claire joined Oriflame in 1995. Since then Claire has worked in various roles such as Formulation Chemist, Skincare Formulation Manager, Product Trainer, Product Communication Scientist, Technology Scouting Manager & Senior Manager of Front End Innovation. Claire holds a Diploma in Packaging Technology and Cosmetic Science and a Degree in Healthcare Technology.

Gill McDonald

Senior Study & Facility Co-Ordinator

About Gill

Gill joined Oriflame in 2006 on the Regulatory team. She was one of the founding members of the Ori-Derm facility which was commissioned in 2008, and in her role Gill manages all things relating to the facility including panellists, infrastructure, software to budgets. Gill has a background in Communications having studied Advertising, Marketing & PR with the Communications Management Institute of Ireland.

Carla O'Connor

Research Manager Ori-Derm

About Carla

Carla joined Oriflame in 2012 as a Senior Investigative Researcher in the Technology Team, after spending 8 years working in Academia. Carla was promoted to Research Manager in 2014 and now manages the Research Team in Ori-Derm, The team is responsible for investigating and delivering new technologies and active ingredients bringing innovation to our products and claims. Carla holds a Ph.D and a degree in Biotechnology.

Nicola Robertson

Principal Team Lead Ori-Derm

About Nicola

Nicola joined Oriflame in 2011 as a Senior Scientist in the Ori-Derm team. Nicola now manages everything related to NPD and Quality. Nicola has 5 years’ experience in Data Management and has worked as a Data Management Study Lead with a large Pharmaceutical CRO. Nicola holds a Degree in Computational and Bioinformatics Biology.

About Claire

Claire joined Oriflame in 1995. Since then Claire has worked in various roles such as Formulation Chemist, Skincare Formulation Manager, Product Trainer, Product Communication Scientist, Technology Scouting Manager & Senior Manager of Front End Innovation. Claire holds a Diploma in Packaging Technology and Cosmetic Science and a Degree in Healthcare Technology.

About Gill

Gill joined Oriflame in 2006 on the Regulatory team. She was one of the founding members of the Ori-Derm facility which was commissioned in 2008, and in her role Gill manages all things relating to the facility including panellists, infrastructure, software to budgets. Gill has a background in Communications having studied Advertising, Marketing & PR with the Communications Management Institute of Ireland.

About Carla

Carla joined Oriflame in 2012 as a Senior Investigative Researcher in the Technology Team, after spending 8 years working in Academia. Carla was promoted to Research Manager in 2014 and now manages the Research Team in Ori-Derm, The team is responsible for investigating and delivering new technologies and active ingredients bringing innovation to our products and claims. Carla holds a Ph.D and a degree in Biotechnology.

About Nicola

Nicola joined Oriflame in 2011 as a Senior Scientist in the Ori-Derm team. Nicola now manages everything related to NPD and Quality. Nicola has 5 years’ experience in Data Management and has worked as a Data Management Study Lead with a large Pharmaceutical CRO. Nicola holds a Degree in Computational and Bioinformatics Biology.

Cyril Messaraa

Senior Scientist

About Cyril

Cyril joined Oriflame in 2012 for a 6-month internship, following this Cyril worked in various other departments such as regulatory & colour formulation before returning to Ori-Derm as a graduate scientist. Cyril holds a master’s degree in Cosmetic Science.

Sarah Hurley

Research Scientist

About Sarah

Sarah joined Oriflame in 2017 initially as maternity cover but very soon became a permanent member of the team. Sarah began her career as a Beauty therapist (ITEC & CIBTAC certified) but then moved into the scientific arena and holds a degree in Environmental Science, A Post Graduate Certificate in Biopharmaceutical Science and a Master’s Degree in Molecular Medicine.

Adeline Metois

Principal Scientist

About Adeline

Adeline joined Oriflame in 2016. Adeline has a Degree in Chemistry, masters in Biochemistry and a post-graduate degree in Biology & health. She joins Oriflame with a wealth of experience from 8 years working with a French CRO in the areas of Skin Care, Body Care, Make-Up, Wellness & sensory as a Clinical Study Manager and R&D Project Manager.

Melissa Walsh

Photobiology Scientist

About Melissa

Melissa joined Oriflame in 2012 and in that time, has worked in various roles such as Technician & Graduate Scientist. In 2014, Melissa took a year out to travel and moved to Istanbul to teach English, returning in 2015 to the role of Graduate Scientist. Melissa holds a Degree in The Physics and Chemistry of Advanced Materials, Diploma in Biopharmachem, Certificate in Dermatocosmetic Science & a Certificate in Teaching EFL.

About Cyril

Cyril joined Oriflame in 2012 for a 6-month internship, following this Cyril worked in various other departments such as regulatory & colour formulation before returning to Ori-Derm as a graduate scientist. Cyril holds a master’s degree in Cosmetic Science.

About Sarah

Sarah joined Oriflame in 2017 initially as maternity cover but very soon became a permanent member of the team. Sarah began her career as a Beauty therapist (ITEC & CIBTAC certified) but then moved into the scientific arena and holds a degree in Environmental Science, A Post Graduate Certificate in Biopharmaceutical Science and a Master’s Degree in Molecular Medicine.

About Adeline

Adeline joined Oriflame in 2016. Adeline has a Degree in Chemistry, masters in Biochemistry and a post-graduate degree in Biology & health. She joins Oriflame with a wealth of experience from 8 years working with a French CRO in the areas of Skin Care, Body Care, Make-Up, Wellness & sensory as a Clinical Study Manager and R&D Project Manager.

About Melissa

Melissa joined Oriflame in 2012 and in that time, has worked in various roles such as Technician & Graduate Scientist. In 2014, Melissa took a year out to travel and moved to Istanbul to teach English, returning in 2015 to the role of Graduate Scientist. Melissa holds a Degree in The Physics and Chemistry of Advanced Materials, Diploma in Biopharmachem, Certificate in Dermatocosmetic Science & a Certificate in Teaching EFL.

Leah Doyle

Senior Technician

About Leah

Leah’s joined Oriflame as a Technician in 2009. She has a background in retail and a diploma in Medical Administration from Bray Institute of Further Education. She also completed an introductory course on Special Needs & the Special Needs Assistant.

Anna Mansfield

Technician

About Anna

Anna’s Oriflame career began in 2016 as a maternity cover contract to support the team with various tasks required. Anna has a background in Beauty & Spa Therapy & Office Administration.

About Leah

Leah’s joined Oriflame as a Technician in 2009. She has a background in retail and a diploma in Medical Administration from Bray Institute of Further Education. She also completed an introductory course on Special Needs & the Special Needs Assistant.

About Anna

Anna’s Oriflame career began in 2016 as a maternity cover contract to support the team with various tasks required. Anna has a background in Beauty & Spa Therapy & Office Administration.