iciSenior Management, CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council
Peter Smith completed his academic studies at the Universities of London (Imperial College) and Sheffield, graduating with a Ph.D. in Physical Organic Chemistry in 1985. Upon graduation, Peter began his career in the consumer goods industry working in the Research & Development Department at Procter & Gamble. During his 27 years’ experience at P&G, Peter has worked in a wide range of product categories (ranging from toothpaste to household laundry/ cleaning products to Cosmetics and Pet Food). He has extensive experience across the different R&D disciplines and has lived in the UK, Italy, and Belgium. For the past 7 years, Peter has been working at Cefic (European Chemical Industry Council) where he currently has responsibility for the Product Stewardship Programme, covering the EU Chemicals regulatory framework and International Chemicals Management.