Dr. Federico Svarc studied Chemistry at Buenos Aires University, Argentina, completing his Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry in 1992. He did research on raw materials at Compañía Química S.A. Then he joined L´Oreal Argentina, where he worked for 15 years occupying different positions in Production, QA, Product Development and Management. Afterwards held Management positions at Beiersdorf and fabriQUIMICA, till his retirement. Presently he received a contract from the Institute of Materials, Energy and Environment (INQUIMAE-Buenos Aires University) as Scientific & Technical Coordinator. He has published several research articles, a book chapter and participated as a speaker in many conferences.
He has served as President of the Argentine Association of Cosmetic Chemists, affiliated to IFSCC.