Shimei Fan

Head of R&D Personal Care, Beiersdorf

Unilever (1992 -2014)

  • Front End Research in surfactant and colloid systems, UK
  • Global innovations in Personal Care (Hair, Skin and Deo), USA
  • Innovation Port in Boston for all categories in Unilever, USA

Johnson & Johnson (2014-2016)

  • Woundcare Therapeutic Hair care franchises, USA

Beiersdorf (2016 to present)

  • Personal Care (Deo, Nivea Men and Hair), Germany

Current Title: Global R&D VP Personal Care


  • B. SC in Physics – Fu-Dan University, Shanghai, China
  • M. Phil in Physical Chemistry – Cambridge University, UK
  • Ph. D in Physical chemistry – Southampton University, UK

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