Karl Lintner


Karl Lintner, Chemical engineer and Doctor in biochemistry, inventor cited on more than 60 patents, joined SYNTIVIA in 2010 as Scientific Advisor. After a career at HENKEL KGaA, he assumed first the position of Technical Director, then for 10 years of CEO of the world’s #1 company of active cosmetic ingredients, SEDERMA S.A.S.

Karl, now an independent consultant to the cosmetic industry, also teaches at the ISIPCA School in Versailles, edits the International Journal of Cosmetic Science and has been awarded the Maison-de-Navarre Medal in 2012 and the In-cosmetics Lifetime Achievement Award in 2013.

Karl assits SYNTIVIA and her clients with his expertise in the development of active ingredients and with his knowledge of the stakeholders in the cosmetic market.