CEO, Berje, Inc.
Gillian Bleimann Boucard has more than 17 years of experience in the essential oils and aromatic chemicals industry. Following roles in quality compliance, regulatory, and sourcing, Gillian is now serving as CEO of Berjé, a leading global ingredient supplier to the flavor and fragrance industry. She has spearheaded numerous growth initiatives, placing particular emphasis on international facility and farm level expansions, as well as new product development. All of these initiatives are rooted in her firm commitment to sustainability, expanding the scope of Berjé’s environmental programs through the creation of the Berjé solar network and focused supply chain sustainability and global partnership programs. Gillian is also an active member of the FIT Board and was previously a long-serving director of the WFFC and still an active Education Committee member.