Chairman of the board

Anna Larsson
Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Manager

Anna has been a member of the board since November 2016. She received a Master’s Degree in Engineering in in the field of Biotechnology from Lund University, Sweden in 2014. Her degree included an exchange year at Guelph University, Canada and a Master’s Thesis which she performed at The University of Sydney, Australia. Her master’s thesis was a research project investigating the link between dietary aromatic amino acids and obesity.

Throughout her education, Anna always dreamed of working in the cosmetics industry, a field where she could combine her enthusiasm for science and research with her passion for aesthetics. Since 2015, Anna is working as a Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Manager at Kosmolet; a Danish beauty brand that is known for their skin-friendly profile.


Hvedemarken 12
Box 104
DK - 3520 Farum




Marjut Kamppinen 
Product Developer 

Marjut from Finland started as SCANCOS board member in November 2015. She graduated 1987 from Tekniska  läroverket i Helsingfors, having that time her specialty areas within  Process Technology and Chemistry. 

Starting her career during late 1980's, and all 1990's, she worked as product developer within cosmetic and detergent industry  (Sinikos, Trekos),  but moved 2002  to sales and worked as Product or Industry Manager (Algol Chemicals, Brenntag, Azelis).

Since summer 2014, she returned back to her roots, and is currectly working once again as product developer and  legislation responsible in Teampac Oy.  Teampac is a contract manufacturer mainly for cosmetic and toiletries, biocide, cleaning  and medical device products. 





Dunkatie 4
FI-07880 Liljendal






Josefin Adlerberth
Chemist at H

Josefin has been a member of the board since November 2017. She holds a Master’s Degree in Engineering in the field of Biotechnology from Lund University, having had part of her education taken place at Melbourne University and performing her master thesis studies at a hospital in Beijing.

For the last couple of years, Josefin has been working at the fashion retailer H&M at their Head office in Stockholm. As a chemist she ensure that cosmetic and chemical products, developed together with European suppliers, are safe and compliant to the regulations in the 40+ different markets in which the products are sold.


H&M Hennes & Mauritz

Mäster Samuelsgatan 46A
SE-111 57 Stockholm





Member of the board

Sharon Lim
Formulation Scientist

Sharon has been a member of the SCANCOS board since November 2018. She graduated with a PhD in Medical Science from Karolinska Institute, Sweden in 2013.

Sharon is currently working at Perrigo Nordic (previously known as ACO Hud Nordic AB) as a product developer and a safety assessor. She has 3 years of research experience from Karolinska Institute prior to joining Perrigo Nordic.




perrigo Nordic








Mia Holden
Project Manager

Mia has been a member of the SCANCOS board since November 2018. She has a Master's Degree in Chemistry from Norwegian University of Science and Technology, where she graduated in 2014.

Mia has worked as a product developer at Orkla Home & Personal Care since 2014 before recently moving on to be a project manager in the same company.


orkla home & personal care

Nedre Skøyen vei 26
PO BOX 673 Skøyen
0214 Oslo




Tom Hornshøj-Møller

R&D Manager 

Tom rejoined the Board in November 2018 (were on the Board 2011-2014). Tom is civil engineer in technical chemistry from Danmarks Tekniske Universitet, 1986.

Since graduation, Tom has always been working in different positions under the headline “R&D” – since 2004 within the field of personal care products. Has been and still are part of several juries awarding green/sustainable ingredients ( IN-Cosmetics, Sustainable Cosmetic summit and others) and having presentations on behalf of Ecocert and/or COSMOS. Not yet dead still trying to push boarders.


Midsona Danmark








Marjo Poutanen
Principal Lecturer





Laurea University of Applied Sciences