Dr. Shana’a has more than 26 years of expertise in the management of global R&D organizations of multinational companies. For 20 years she worked in skin care and cosmetics. Most recently she led the global R&D organization of Ashland Specialty Ingredients (ASI), located in Bridgewater, NJ. Before that, the Lebanese-born Shana’a assumed international leadership positions in the research departments of Johnson & Johnson and at Unilever in the company’s locations in Italy, the US and in the UK.
Dr. Shana’a spoke at Happi’s first annual Anti-Aging Conference and Tabletop Exhibition in 2012.