Silk Therapeutics Inc.: hired Eva Genel as director of research and development, skin care. In this new role, Genel’s key responsibilities include designing and assessing clean skin care formulations and overseeing testing, while spearheading new innovation and product development. Genel relocated from Paris, France and is now based in the company’s Medford, MA, headquarters, reporting to CEO Greg Altman.
Genel joins Silk Therapeutics with more than 15 years of skin care and ingredient-testing experience. She most recently served as the director of formulation and development at Groupe Rocher. There, she led formulation and development across a team of 50 scientists for Yves Rocher, a best-selling botanical-based cosmetic brand in France.