Dr Barbara Brockway
Barbara Brockway Consulting
A recent convert to Blockchain and DNA Technology, Barbara has spent most of her career supporting the cosmetic and personal care supply chains. Her PhD is in post translational protein synthesis and she lectured for many years at Reading University, in what is now their School of chemistry, food and pharmacy. She joined The Body Shop in 1993 and helped bring new ingredients from farm to face cream before moving to the USA and developing cosmetic materials at Collaborative Laboratories (now part of BASF) and at Huntsman LLC. After 12 years as scientific advisor for speciality chemicals, mostly with IMCD, it was in her role as Director of Personal Care at Applied DNA Sciences when she was introduced to the power of DNA and Blockchain for securing supply chains.