drom fragrances has named Jean Gatignol general manager of the company's US operations. He is responsible for all of drom's US operations, overseeing locations in Towaco, New Jersey, and New York, as well as California. He will be dually-based in drom's creative center in downtown Manhattan and in the New Jersey location. Gatignol, an ISIPCA and New York University graduate, was most recently with Takasago, having previously held positions at Symrise, Dragoco and L'Oreal.
Of the appointment, Ferdinand Storp, president and owner of drom fragrances, said, "We have a strategic, long-term growth plan for all categories in the US, and Jean is the right fit to manage this expansion and lead our young and dynamic US-team into the future. We are very happy to have him on board."