Delegate Profile

Dr. Jay Ansell

Job TitleVice President

Company NamePersonal Care Products Council


xDr. Ansell brings more than 30-years’ experience leading global safety, regulatory and quality initiatives in the personal care products and specialty chemicals industries.

Joining the Personal Care Products Council (formerly CTFA) in May 2006 he is currently Vice President - Cosmetic Programs where he is responsible for providing technical support for the Council staff and various committees and task forces addressing the science and regulation of personal care products.

Dr. Ansell came to the Council from Yves Rocher, a France-based personal care products company, where he served as Director of North American Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs. He previously has been Vice President of Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs at two international specialty chemical companies.

He is a noted speaker on a wide range of topics including safety and risk assessment. He leads PCPC’s nanotechnology activities, serves as Chairman of the U.S. Technical Advisory Group to ISO TC 217-Cosmetics, was Founder and President of the Council for Advanced Agricultural Formulations and is past President of the International Society of Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology.

Trained as a chemist, Dr. Ansell received his BA from Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and an M.S. from Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia. He completed his graduate studies at Binghamton University - State University of New York where he was granted a Ph.D. for his work on novel synthetic routes to bioactive materials and is a certified Diplomat of the American Board of Toxicology.

Conference Sessions

  • Pre-Show Regulatory Conference

    Monday13:00 - 18:0001 April 2019
    Workshop Room 1

    Open to both cosmetic manufacturers and suppliers of cosmetic ingredients, the Pre-Show Regulatory Conference will provide an analysis of the differing regulato...

    • Language: English

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