- bringing lipid knowledge to the personal care industry

Our AAK ACADEMY™ is all about sharing our knowledge and experience to make you a master in lipid technology and cosmetic applications.

NEW! Everything you want to know about melting profiles explained!
Join us for an information-packed 60-minute webinar to be held on Thursday, 10th June 2021.


Our NEW online AAK ACADEMY™ will focus on the importance of the melting profile – what it is, how it is determined, and how it can be used as a tool to predict ingredient behaviour in a cosmetic formulation. The session will balance in-depth theory with advice on how to put your newfound knowledge to practical use in the laboratory.


For our customers in Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific
10:30 Central European Time (CET) led by Dr. Marc Obiols, AAK Customer Innovation and Technical Support Manager. Check your local time.
registration is closed

For our customers in the Americas
12:30 Eastern Time (ET) led by Benjamin Schwartz, AAK Senior Personal Care Application Specialist. Check your local time.
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Marc Obiols has over 8 years’ international experience in Product Innovation, R&D Project Management and Business Development within Personal Care, Household and Pharma. He holds a PhD (Physical Chemistry) from the University of Barcelona, Spain. Based in Sweden, Marc joined the AAK Personal Care team in 2019.

Benjamin Schwartz has over 16 years’ experience in the cosmetic industry, working with both global brands and  contract manufacturers in R&D. He offers a unique insight into the challenges and opportunities of formulating with naturals and holds a BSc in Biological Sciences from the University of Delaware.