Meet a Young Perfumer

Starting from scratch, driven by passion. This defines Florian Gallo best. Florian is a young perfumer, who knew nothing about perfumery growing up. Leaping into an unknown world is not easy; it requires surpassing oneself. A deep belief in this discovered world led Florian to decide what he wanted to do in life. Perfumery was […]

Olfactory Impressions

L’Osmanthus I would like to devote a series of articles on my olfactory impressions, from my daily life in China, my travels, my discoveries. A way to share with you thoroughly my experience in Asia what I am most passionate about, to feel. Since living in Shanghai, my first olfactory impression is the smell of […]

Fine Fragrance Atelier Opening

(Insert photo Workshop FF Firmenich Shanghai 309A7352)   Thursday, September 16, 2019, a great day for Firmenich, for all the people who make up the company, for the creative team of Shanghai and for me. Firmenich officially opened the doors of its new Fine Fragrances Workshop in China, in the  heart  of Shanghai.   For […]

Shanghai – Day 1

9.257km separates Paris from Shanghai. It’s a long journey between the West and the East. I can feel both excitement and apprehension deep inside me. Contrary emotions between the joy of going on an adventure, of experiencing something unique in my life; and the worry of being away from the people that matter to me, […]

Sailing to New Horizons

To be honest, I don’t know how I want to present myself. I didn’t realize until now that answering the question « Who are you? » is the hardest one in life. I am 28 years old and I have all my life to build. I already know that love is the most important thing […]

Test Sidebar Post

March 14, 2021 Featured, Personal Reflections   Starting from scratch, driven by passion. This defines Florian Gallo best. Florian is a young perfumer, who knew nothing about perfumery growing up. Leaping into an unknown world is not easy; it requires surpassing oneself. A deep belief in this discovered world led Florian to decide what he […]