Simon Herriott

President, Health & Biosciences and Scent


Simon Herriott, who has been serving as President of Health & Biosciences since 2019, now leads both the Health & Biosciences and the Scent divisions at IFF. During his tenure, Mr. Herriott has focused on driving top-line growth through innovation and operational effectiveness through supply chain
development. In August 2023, Mr. Herriott assumed the added responsibility of becoming President of the Scent division at IFF.

In a 16-year career with DuPont, Mr. Herriott held various leadership positions in Industrial Biosciences, Sustainable Solutions and Chemical Solutions businesses. During his career, he has lived and worked in Europe, Asia and North America and held multiple roles at ICI, Zeneca and Avecia Inc. He holds a bachelor’s degree from University of Durham, UK and International Masters in Practicing Management from McGill University, Canada.