IFEAT Staff Team

Tina Hotchin

IFEAT Conference Programme, Web & Media Manager / IFEATWORLD Editor

Tina is editor and writer of IFEAT’s quarterly magazine, IFEATWORLD. She also manages the annual Conference speaker programme, builds and looks after all of IFEAT’s websites and Conference platforms, as well as managing the marketing and communications for the Federation.

Ronit Meier

IFEAT Finance Manager

Ronit works closely with the Finance Committee Chair reconciling the books in terms of accounting and audit to achieve IFEAT’s financial goals.

Shaehzad Chaudhry

IFEAT Events Manager

Shaehzad works closely with the whole team and his main role is to organise the annual IFEAT Conference and Exhibition as well as researching future destinations. Shaehzad also works with the Study Tour Coordinator on the organisation of the IFEAT Study Tours. 

Becki Simpson

IFEAT Administration Assistant

Becki assists the IFEAT staff team and consultants with all aspects of administration and enquiries.

Lindsay Smith

IFEAT Education Officer
Lindsay works closely with the Education Committee to develop, implement and deliver the educational vision of IFEAT through exciting industry relevant offerings.

IFEAT Consultants

Louise Kapor

Chief Administrative Officer

The Chief Administrative Officer oversees the running of the Federation, working with the Directors and the Staff and Consultants Team.

Executive Committee Secretary

The EC Secretary carries out Secretariat tasks and supports IFEAT Directors in their work for the Federation.

Membership Manager

The Membership Manager handles all aspects of IFEAT membership from processing applications, arranging references and answering queries to approving applications and liaising between IFEAT and its members.

Peter Greenhalgh

Study Tour Coordinator

The Study Tour Coordinator researches and coordinates the planning and implementation of IFEAT Study Tours and undertakes occasional ad hoc projects including writing the Study Tour book and articles for IFEATWORLD.

Jonathan Bonello

Chief Scientific Officer

The Chief Scientific Officer works closely with the Scientific Committee and deals with issues relating to new regulatory and socioeconomic challenges facing the industry whilst also building relationships with other sister organisations.

Sibel Erkilic Horsman

Scientific Administrator

The Scientific Administrator works with the Scientific Coordinator and deals with tasks relating to the Scientific Committee, identifying the best approach to issues and opportunities affecting the production, regulation and use of essential oils and their related materials.

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    History of the 40 years of IFEAT!


    Read Peter Greenhalgh’s “History of IFEAT” series. The full version in a book was given as a gift at the Athens Fortieth Anniversary Conference 2017. Each of these articles has been included in past issues of IFEATWORLD.



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