Florian Schellauf, Austria

Born in Graz (Austria) in 1971.

Studied chemistry, with specialisation on biotechnology, at the University of Technology in Graz, Austria

2000: Graduation after completion of PhD thesis on biodegradable polymers
2001: Interimaire at the European Commission, DG Enterprise, Unit F3 (Cosmetics)
Since 2002 in the Technical Regulatory Department of Cosmetics Europe (formerly Colipa)

Current position: Senior Manager, Technical Regulatory Affairs at Cosmetics Europe

Main areas of responsibility:
  • Horizontal ingredient issues:
  • Fragrance ingredients, Nanomaterials, Oral care, Hair dyes and Technical hair products
  • Implementation and Application of the Cosmetic Products Regulation