Speaker profile

Jane Vergnes

Jane Vergnes

Vice President, Scientific Affairs; Director of Toxicology, The Acta Group

Jane (PhD DABT®) is an experienced leader in global product stewardship, who offers Acta's clients an agile, multi-disciplinary talent for problem-solving honed in her 25 years of directing product stewardship and toxicology departments for Ashland, International Specialty Products (ISP), Texaco, and Union Carbide (now Dow).

Jane is also an experienced research scientist and scientific study director with a PhD in Human Genetics and a specialisation in the genetic/epigenetic modes of action of toxicants, and she deploys the full depth of her scientific, business, and policy knowledge to resolve clients' challenges.