A recognized leader in innovation and an expert in mar- ket intelligence, Isabelle Villeneuve has accumulated over 20 years of vast experience in the dermo-cos- metic field, one of her lifelong passions. Isabelle has successfully defined more than 500 concepts for over the-counter and cosmetic products, including professional care and makeup products, in Europe, Canada and the United States. She is also a speaker and an author of scientific and technical articles, sharing her wealth of knowledge in skin sciences, with emphasis on active ingredient technologies and the impact of such ingredients on the structure and functions of the skin.
Most recently, Isabelle has taken on the role of Vice-President, Strategy, Quality and Innovation at Crescita Therapeutics Inc., a Canadian commercial dermatology company (TSX: CTX). She is the owner of Intega Skin Sciences, where she heads the R&D department, focusing on commercializing product innovations while leveraging Crescita’s patented technologies. Isabelle is also in charge of scientific com- munication as well as the advancement of training and professional education.