SGD Group has promoted Thomas Riou to the position of Europe and North America Managing Director for its Perfumery and Cosmetic business.

Thomas Riou, who was already managing the group’s European activities, will now also lead those in North America in order to develop various synergies on both sides of the Atlantic.

As well as this, support functions that are already part of the European Perfumery business can now be developed in the North American business.

Thomas Riou will keep following the ‘Performance 2015’ plan, aimed at improving both SGD's industrial performance and clients’ satisfaction.