Organised by EARTO & EIRMA - Hosted by Luxembourg Institute of Science andd Technology (LIST)
Anne-Christine Ayed spent all of her career in the field of Innovation and R&D.
She spent 15 years with Dow Chemical where she held several R&D and business development leadership positions in Switzerland, Germany and USA. In 2004, she joined DBApparel, in Paris, a global branded apparel company where she was Research and Innovation Director and member of the group Executive Committee.
She joined Tarkett in Luxembourg in September 2009 as Group Research & Innovation Vice President. Since January 2011, she has global responsibilities for R&D, Innovation & Environmental matters and became a member of Tarkett Executive Committee. In additional to her professional activities, she started and was president of the French chapter of PDMA (Product Development Management Association) and is a board member of EIRMA (European Industrial Research Management Association).
She is a plastic engineer (EAHP) and holds a PhD in Macromolecular Physical Chemistry from the University of Strasbourg.